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Millwright Posted on Nov 03, 2017 by Orbit Hydraulics (1988) Ltd.

  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 to $38.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 23, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Orbit Hydraulics (1988) Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate or equivalent experience

Major Work Area

  • Service
  • Repair
  • Maintenance
  • Machine set-up
  • Machinery installation
  • Overhaul

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Welding equipment
  • Tool grinders
  • Pumps and compressors
  • Power tools
  • Hand tools
  • Electrical and electronic controls
  • Lathes and other machining tools
  • Hydraulic system

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Area of Specialization

  • Start-up and testing
  • Rigging and handling
  • Bearing, seals and packing
  • Troubleshooting

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Welding Techniques

  • Oxy-acetylene welding (OAW)
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)

Specific Skills

  • Repair or replace defective machinery parts
  • Fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up
  • Detect and troubleshoot irregularities and malfunctions
  • Installing machinery and equipment
  • Assembling machinery and equipment (prior to installation)
  • Operate machining tools to fabricate parts
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 23, 2017

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Millwright is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Construction Millwrights and Industrial Mechanics (Except Textile)
NOC code: 7311
OBJECTIVE

Interest in setting up and assembling machinery and equipment before installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions, to adjust machinery and to repair and replace defective parts; and in installing, trouble-shooting and maintaining power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and programmable logic controls

METHODICAL

Interest in speaking with other workers to direct them in constructing foundations for machinery; and in cleaning, lubricating and performing other routine maintenance work on machinery

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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