Job Description :

Boart Longyear is seeking a Journeyman Welder to build and repair drilling equipment in the Saskatoon Shop. 5-10 years of fabrication experience and experience working with surface coring diamond drills and oil sands drilling equipment (mud rotary, air rotary, sonic drills) are assets in this position.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Safety must be of the utmost importance
  • Comply with Boart Longyear’s Golden Rules and Rules of the Road.
  • Complete and maintain required training, example; BITS, First Aid.
  • Housekeeping – keep work areas clean and organized including gear storage areas, etc.
  • Teamwork – work with others to meet and where possible exceed daily KPI’s
  • Respectfully communicate with co-workers, client and management.
  • Comply with all Boart Longyear’s policies and procedures (I.e.: Fitness for Duty, Attendance Policies and journey management plans)
  • Keep steel rack in order and organized
  • Responsible for ordering steel as required
  • Ensure standards for safe working conditions are observed
  • Resolve work problems and recommend work measures to improve productivity
  • Create and maintain a safe working environment for you and your co-workers

Position Qualifications:

  • Valid welding ticket (All position welding)
  • Demonstrated Safety awareness
  • Valid First Aid Certificate

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Application question(s):

  • The successful candidate will work in our Saskatoon Shop. Are you willing to work/travel/relocate to Saskatoon?


  • Welding/Fabrication or related: 5 years (required)
  • Surface diamond drills or oil sands drilling equipment: 3 years (preferred)