Alstar is currently seeking Journeyman Red Seal Welders (DSP or direct employee) for numerous projects at various sites throughout Alberta and British Columbia. Successful candidates will have experience in the O&G Industry

Alstar Oilfield Contractors has been providing quality construction services to the oil and gas industry since 1969. Located in Calgary, with projects throughout Western Canada, we are a leader in the oil and gas industry for turn-key new construction, maintenance and prefabrication and modular construction services.


Reporting to the Site Foreman, the candidate will:
Posses a Red Seal Journeyman ticket,

All Position certification in SMAW and FCAW with

5+ year’s experience, preferably in Oil & Gas Industry, specifically with experience in lease/plant construction

Mobile Welding Truck Experience

Show a proven commitment to Safety

Experience guiding/mentoring apprentices

Safe operation of welding equipment; MIG, TIG, FCAW, SMAW

Safe operation of cutting equipment; OAW, Plasma

Experience completing reports

Experience in manual/semi-automatic welding and cutting equipment to assemble metal structures

Able to read, follow and interpret schematics/drawings and specifications

Excellent communication skills, attitude, collaborative skills, ability to follow directions and have attention to detail

Ability to perform well under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Proven excellent attendance history

B-Pressure experience is considered an asset


A great work environment focused on teamwork, professionalism and growth

Competitive compensation

Extended health care plan including medical, dental, vision and mental health services coverage

Group RRSP matching

Group Life – AD&D – Critical Illness Insurance

Opportunities for acquiring new skills and professional advancement

Recognition of achievements and contribution

Industry leading workplace safety program

ABSA, ASME and CWB recognized