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Welder Posted on Nov 27, 2017 by Roughrider International

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $40.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 to 80.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 27, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Roughrider International

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

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

  • Pressure Welding Certification
  • CADD Course
  • Technical Standards Safety Authority (TSSA) Certification
  • Propane in Construction Record of Training
  • CAMC Aviation Welding Technician Certificate
  • Welder Trade Red Seal Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Soldering machine
  • Gas welding machine
  • Butt or seam resistance welding machine
  • Arc welding machine
  • Spot welding machine

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Read and interpret welding blueprints, drawings specifications, manuals and processes
  • Examine welds and ensure that they meet standards and/or specifications

Area of Specialization

Machinery or equipment repair

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Welding Techniques

  • Welding plastic
  • Tubular
  • Thermit
  • Robotic equipment and systems
  • Resistance, spot or seam
  • Orbital
  • Laser
  • Fusion welds
  • Electroslag
  • Electrogas
  • Boilers
  • ARC spot
  • Oxy-acetylene welding (OAW)
  • Flux core arc welding (FCAW)
  • Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) (TIG)
  • Shielded metal arc welding (SMAW)
  • Plasma arc welding (PAW)
  • Submerged arc welding (SAW)
  • Electron beam
  • Automated
  • Stud
  • Spool
  • Friction
  • Multipass
  • Spray
  • Keyhole
  • Brazing and soldering
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)

Work Setting

Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Start up, shut down, adjust and monitor robotic welding production line
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic, fully automated welding equipment
  • Operate brakes, shears and other metal shaping, straightening and bending machines
  • Maintain and perform minor repairs on welding, brazing and soldering equipment
  • Interpret welding process specifications
  • Fit, braze and torch-straighten metal
  • Operate oxygen arc cutting equipment (arc-air), (AOC)
  • Operate previously set-up welding machines to fabricate or repair metal parts and products
  • Operate previously set-up brazing or soldering machines to bond metal or to fill holes, indentations and seams of metal
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment

Security and Safety

  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Mask
  • Face shield

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • 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:

recruitment@rril.ca

Advertised Until

Dec 27, 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 Welder is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Welders
NOC code: 7265.1
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to fuse metal segments using processes such as gas tungsten arc (GTAW), gas metal arc (GMAW), flux-cored arc (FCAW), plasma arc (PAW), shielded metal arc (SMAW), oxy-acetylene (OAW), resistance welding and submerged arc welding (SAW)

METHODICAL

Interest in cleaning and preparing pieces for welding

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information from specifications to shape metal by operating metalworking machines such as brakes, shears and other metal straightening and bending machines; and in examining and repairing worn parts of metal products by welding on extra layers

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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