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Pipefitter, Welding Posted on Jan 12, 2018 by CEDA

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $45.04 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 40 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 26, 2018
Job Requirements






Other trades certificate or diploma

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

  • Driver's License
  • Steamfitter and Pipefitter Red Seal Certificate
  • Steamfitter and Pipefitter Trade Certification


2 years to less than 3 years

Work Setting


Security and Safety

  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • At heights
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement

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

Jan 26, 2018

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 Pipefitter, Welding is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Steamfitters and Pipefitters
NOC code: 7252.1

Interest in precision working to measure, cut, thread and bend pipe to required shape using hand and power tools, and to install supports, valves, and control systems


Interest in compiling information to select types and sizes of pipe required and to test systems for leaks using testing equipment


Interest in removing and replacing worn components, in cleaning and maintaining pipe units and fittings, and in flushing and re-activating piping systems

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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