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Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity to utilize your skills as part of a results-focused team?  Our Install Department is currently looking for a highly skilled and motivated Welder to our team.  Almita is growing – Grow with us!

POSITION SUMMARY

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.

Location: Ponoka, AB

Work Environment:  Project Sites

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • 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

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

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