Division: Industrial

Position Details:
Location: 285097 Blue Grass Drive Rocky View County, Alberta, Canada T1X 0P5

Work Schedule: Monday – Thursday: 7:00am to 5:30pm

Project Start Date: August 23, 2022

Whaler Industrial Contracting Inc., part of the Trotter & Morton Group of Companies, is a well-established and growing construction & maintenance company that provides services to the oil & gas, energy and heavy industrial sector in Western Canada.

Whaler Industrial Contracting Inc., is looking to add a Journeyperson Pipefitter to our team.

Key Responsibilities

Read and interpret blueprints or welding process specifications

Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments using processes such as gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), flux-cored arc welding (FCAW), plasma arc welding (PAW), shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), oxy-acetylene welding (OAW), resistance welding and submerged arc welding (SAW)

Operate manual or semi-automatic flame-cutting equipment

Operate brazing and soldering equipment

Repair worn parts of metal products by welding on extra layers.

Operate previously set up welding machines such as spot, butt and seam resistance or gas and arc welding machines to fabricate or repair metal parts

Operate previously set up brazing or soldering machines to bond metal parts or to fill holes, indentations and seams of metal articles with solder

Assist with the maintenance and repair of welding, brazing and soldering equipment

May adjust welding heads and tooling according to work specifications

Required Skills

Ability to show up on time everyday

Strong work ethic and positive team attitude

Ability to learn on the job

Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy

Ability to take orders and instructions

Technical Ability/ Knowledge

Basic knowledge of hand tools

Power tools

Required Experience

High School Graduate or equivalent

Pre-Apprentice experience considered an asset

Apprenticeship Schooling and related hours of Experience