Alstar Group 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.

Why should you choose Alstar? We pride ourselves on our people, our culture, and our commitment to safety. Our people and their families matter to us.

The Opportunity

Alstar Group is currently seeking day shift Journeyperson Structural Fitters/Welders and Apprentices to work in our SE Calgary facility (8700 Venture Ave SE; not transit accessible).

Reporting to the department supervisor, the successful candidates will:

Fabrication of various structural steel components

Ensure production timelines are met and components are shipped on time

Fabricate components to exact design specifications

Read, understand and follow all Safe Work Practices and Procedures for machinery and equipment

Follow existing work standards and look for further improvements

Must be able to work in a team environment

Other duties may apply

Available Shifts

Day: Monday-Thursday, 6am-4.30pm (10-hour shifts)


In this role, the successful candidates will have:
Certified Journeyman along with CWB tickets for MCAW and FCAW

Indentured apprentice (if an apprentice)

CWB Flux Core Flat position minimum

CSTS-09/2020 or Energy Safety Canada Common Safety Orientation (CSO) ticket is mandatory

AWP, Fall protection, CWB SMAW ticket are assets

Ability to read and interpret blueprints, cut lists, and weld symbols

The ability to use tools & equipment safely and abide by the health and safety rules

Excellent communication skills

Fitting experience would be an asset

Ability to lift up to 60lbs, work at heights, be agile and able to go on/off equipment, up/down ladders

Working Conditions

You will work in a large manufacturing facility with other trades present

Primarily inside work, some outside work may be required

Physically demanding position


Alstar offers:
A great work environment

Competitive compensation, and benefits after 3 months of employment

Opportunities for acquiring new skills and professional advancement

An environment where your ideas on innovation and product or process improvements are valued and implemented

Recognition for your achievements and contribution to our success

One of our industry’s most effective workplace safety programs

A quality control program certified by the ABSA, ASME and CWB

We are a team of professionals that work together to achieve our goals

We would like to thank all candidates for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.