Do you believe that safety is paramount in the work that you do? When presented with a challenge, do you find a way? Do you have a track record of starting smart and finishing strong? Are you the kind of person that does what you can to support the team? If yes, you may be a great fit for our team! Almita is growing – Grow with us!


Support all areas of installation by primarily performing field cutting and welding on screw piles, extensions and caps. This also includes supporting the installation in a variety of other field functions when required. This role will be hired as an employee of Almita, operating an Almita Welding truck.

Location: Ponoka and various field locations
Work Environment: Project sites
Wage: Based on education and experience
Hours of Work: Variable according to project schedul



  • Hold all necessary Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB), Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW), all postion welding tickets and keep them current
  • Hold the required safety tickets, including Construction Training Safety System (CSTS), H2S Alive, First Aid and WHMIS
  • Perform basic cutting and welding of milled steel.
  • Collaborate with coworkers to perform safe and efficient set up of workstation, tools, equipment and raw materials
  • Understand various weld form symbols on weld drawings and size of fillet welds required
  • Read and interpret work orders and produce work that adheres to specifications
  • Weld in all postions
  • Apply required procedural markings to the product
  • Conduct required pre-job/pre-task inspections
  • Monitor equipment, parts and tools for hazards, potential safety issues or down time
  • Escalate issues to supervisor as required
  • Follow QA/QC requirements for the project
  • Provide all necessary documentation to Installation supervisors on daily basis


The following are required:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum 2nd year Alberta apprenticeship indentured welder
  • Prior experience in field operation and/or manufacturing shop environment



We appreciate your interest in Almita, but at this time we are not hiring contract field welders