East Lake Welding Ltd. Is looking to add to our growing team of fabricators in our Airdrie facility. We are looking for an individual who is familiar with a metal fabrication shop environment, previous assembly experience is a necessity. B-Pressure Welders need not apply.

East Lake is an established company operating in Airdrie Alberta for over 40 years, we offer a competitive compensation package with benefits to our full-time employees.

Qualification & Experience Requirements:

  • Journeyman Welder with CWB Certification Required
  • Shop labor experience
  • Punctual and reliable.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Motivated, hardworking and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Team player and safety oriented.
  • Attention to detail with the ability to identify and communicate issues is a must.
  • Valid safety certificates such as: Fall Arrest, WHMIS, First-Aid, Crane Operator Certificate, Forklift Operator Certificate recommended.
  • Valid driver’s license & own vehicle.

Major Responsibilities

  • Read and interpret drawings, working closely with the design team.
  • Strong attention to detail, competent with either imperial or metric dimensioning.
  • Ability to utilize and maintain a variety of tools and materials.
  • Maintain a high level of quality control and ensure production efficiency.
  • Quantify materials from drawings & request materials as needed.
  • Maintain production efficiency ensuring project deadlines are met.
  • Willingness to be trained on automation equipment.
  • Ability to maintain and troubleshoot equipment.
  • Ensure work area is clean, tidy & clear of hazards.
  • Assist in other departments when required, be adaptable to learn new skills and help out as needed, when needed.

Expectations of the Working Environment

  • Be able to thrive within a busy working environment to meet scheduled dates.
  • Requires the ability to exert physical effort for materials handling.
  • Comfortable wearing a respirator for the associated dust and airborne particles.
  • Ability to tolerate the associated noise and odors from machining materials.
  • Wearing appropriate PPE dictated by the work conditions.
  • Be punctual for shifts, flexibility to work overtime and weekends as required.

To apply for this position please email resume with cover letter

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $30.00-$35.00 per hour

Additional pay:


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Flextime
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability


  • Welding: 4 years (required)


Application deadline: 2022-07-03