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Welder Posted on Dec 07, 2017 by ICE Western Sales Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $32.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

ICE Western Sales Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

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

  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Arc welding machine

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

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

  • Factory assembly
  • Custom fabrication

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Welding Techniques

Flux core arc welding (FCAW)

Work Setting

  • Manufacture
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Operate brakes, shears and other metal shaping, straightening and bending machines
  • Interpret welding process specifications

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Face shield
  • Welding helmet

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral 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 21, 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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