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Structural Ironworker Posted on Feb 06, 2018 by RIMK INDUSTRIES INC.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $35.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 21, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

RIMK INDUSTRIES INC.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Major Work Area

  • New construction (Not pre-engineered)
  • Fabrication

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

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Ironworker Red Seal Certificate
  • Ironworker Trade Certification
  • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board¿(WSIB) clearance Certificate

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Perform job-site calculations

Area of Specialization

  • Erect structural steel
  • Assemble and erect metal buildings

Welding Techniques

  • Oxy-acetylene
  • Gas metal ARC (GMAW) (MIG)

Specific Skills

  • Signal crane operators to position units according to blueprints
  • Inspect or test structures and equipment for deterioration, defects or failure to comply with specifications or regulations
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms
  • Align, weld or bolt units in place
  • Unload and position steel units so each piece can be hoisted as needed
  • Position and secure steel bars or metal mesh in concrete forms to reinforce concrete structures

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Safety harness
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

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.

By e-mail:

tracy@rimkind.ca

Advertised Until

Feb 21, 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.

Interest Codes
The Structural Ironworker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Ironworkers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to align, weld and bolt steel units into place, and to position and secure steel bars and metal mesh in concrete forms to reinforce concrete structures

METHODICAL

Interest in signalling crane operators to position steel units according to blueprints; and in examining structures and equipment for deterioration, defects, or non-compliance with specifications

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information to install ornamental and structural metalwork such as curtain walls, metal stairways, railings and power doors

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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