Weldco-Beales Manufacturing designs and manufactures specialized heavy equipment attachments for the construction, forestry, mining, scrap recycling, road maintenance and resource industries throughout Canada, the USA and internationally. Weldco prides itself on providing a great employee experience where safety is a way of life. Weldco-Beales is currently recruiting a Plate Fitter for the Edmonton manufacturing team. This position will report to the General Foreman.

Our Culture

Weldco-Beales prides itself on maintaining a strong culture of safety, hard work, and customer satisfaction. We embrace the values of safety, quality, and community. We are looking for hard working people who will stand behind our products and services to help us become the trusted leader in the heavy equipment industry.

What you will do:
Work with heavy plate steel to fit heavy machine attachments

Read and interpret blueprints

Fabricate steel weldments and use measuring instruments to fit heavy machine attachments

Assemble and fit metal sections and plates together to form complete units or sub-units

Fasten components together (by tack weld) in preparation for a welder to complete the process

Operate and use various other tools and hand grinders

Your qualifications:
Journeyman certification in welding and or plate fitting

A minimum of 3+ years related experience in the manufacturing industry

Experience plate fitting heavy machine attachments would be an asset

Overhead crane experience

What you bring to the position:
Knowledge of safe use of tools pertaining to a fabrication shop

Interpersonal skills to work collaboratively and cooperatively with others

Time management, organizational and problem-solving skills

Ability to lift items weighing up to 50 lbs.

Excellent safety record

If you feel you fit the overall profile, please clearly demonstrate this in your cover letter and resume when applying.

What we bring:
Multiple schedule options with shorter work weeks

Competitive pay and comprehensive benefits package

Employee Assistance Program, MSP (BC)

Company Pension Plan with 3% company matching

monthly incentive program with monetary rewards

service awards in 5-year increments

company/team events

personal growth

career advancement opportunities

Education and apprenticeship support including EI top-up payments

A workplace that prides itself on safety, cleanliness, respect, and results.

Please Note: Successful candidates will undergo a pre-employment medical evaluation upon hiring.

We are following all provincial guidelines and recommendations for COVID-19. If you are invited for an in-person interview, please complete the pre-screening process and practice social distancing.

Weldco Companies is a subsidiary of IDC (Inuvialuit Development Corporation) and is 100% Inuvialuit owned. Weldco provides Employment and Career Development opportunities for its beneficiaries and employees. As an equal opportunity employer, Weldco’s goal is for our employees to be as diverse as our products. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply. If you require accommodation at any point throughout this process we will work with you to meet your needs.

Applications for this position may be kept on file for twelve months and may be considered for future positions within Weldco or IDC. Your interest in Weldco is appreciated. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. No phone calls please.