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Welder Posted on Dec 04, 2017 by Advance

  • Location Lloydminster, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $32.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 18, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Advance

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Welder Trade Red Seal Certificate

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

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
  • Custom fabrication

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Welding Techniques

  • Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) (TIG)
  • Shielded metal arc welding (SMAW)
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)

Work Setting

Industrial

Specific Skills

  • Operate manual or semi-automatic flame-cutting equipment
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic, fully automated welding equipment
  • Maintain and perform minor repairs on welding, brazing and soldering equipment
  • Interpret welding process specifications

Security and Safety

Drug test

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Type of Materials

  • Stainless steel
  • Aluminum alloys
  • Steel, iron and heavy metals

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:

kbauldic@aepl.ca

Advertised Until

Dec 18, 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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