AECOM Hand Welder Journeyman in Wainwright, Alberta

Business Line Oil + Gas

Position Title Hand Welder Journeyman

Canada - Alberta

Wainwright

Job Summary

AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastrucutre firm is currently seeking Hand Welders, Journeyman to join our Wainwright and Lloydminster, AB locations.

This position will join or sever metals in beams, girders, vessels, piping and other metal components, make metal parts used in construction and manufacturing plants, and weld parts, tools, machines and equipment. Welders develop patterns for projects or follow directions given in layouts, blueprints and work orders, clean, check for defects and shape component parts, sometimes using a cutting torch and weld parts together.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Be skillful in the fusing of metals using prescribed welding applications

  • Have a working knowledge of the welding equipment involved with the various welding procedures

  • Comprehend drawings and develop layout patterns for projects and calculate quantities of materials

  • Have a thorough knowledge of metals, arc electrodes, welding gases and gas welding filler rods

  • Recognize defective welds; know the cause and proper procedure for the repair of the defective area

  • Have a working knowledge of mathematics calculations pertaining to the welding trade

  • Have a working knowledge of the required codes

  • Be familiar with the work of other trades people in affiliated trades

  • Perform assigned tasks in accordance with quality and production standards required by industry

  • Have a valid CWB in the process's being used

  • Have a valid B-pressure ticket in the processes being used, if required

Shift is 5 days on 2 days off. Local job opportunity - no LOA/Sub provided.

This position will be required to drive a vehicle on behalf of AECOM and therefore will require the candidate to submit a satisfactory driver's abstract for review.

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Minimum Requirements

  • Alberta certified Jouneyman Welder or Interprovincial Red Seal

  • Fabrication Journeyman Welder by Hand is required

  • A valid Class 1 or Class 5 driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract are requirements of this position

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) Certification or PST (Petroleum Safety Training) required

  • H2S Alive Certification

  • First Aid - Standard Level Certification

  • Able to work with others and work well unsupervised

  • Safety conscious

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection (OSSA issued ticket) Certification

  • AWP - Aerial Work Platform Certification

  • Confined Space Entry (CSE)

  • Pipeline and Facility Construction experience is an asset

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country Canada

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187408BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.