Overview / Responsibilities:
Wood is currently recruiting Journeyperson Pipefitters for ongoing maintenance work in Central Alberta.

Thechnical duties include:
Follow all company and site-specific safety rules. Working within the Company’s Safety Program at all times. Maintaining behaviour-based safety essentials and adherence to the Life Saving Rules. Understand and respond accordingly to all safety alerts, warnings, hazards, etc.

Use effective verbal and written communication skills. Able to adequately comprehend and communicate using the English Language

Listen and communicate effectively and respectfully. Work as a part of a team, under the direction of a foreman and/or general foreman. Maintain motivation to work safely and productively

Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy, understanding and following specifications and drawings

Apply mathematics and geometry to solve problems

Plan work and select proper tools, equipment, materials and machinery

Follow safety procedures for all lifting and rigging operations. Understand and utilize proper hand signals and terminology, adhering to lift plans

Select type and size of pipe and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to job specifications

Inspect worksite to determine presence of obstructions

Coordinate sequences of installation to avoid obstructions and activities of other workers

Cut pipe using hacksaw, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch and pipe cutting machine

Thread pipe using threading machine

Bend pipe by hand or with pipe-bending tools and machine

Mount pipe hangers and brackets on walls and ceiling to hold pipe

Assemble and install a variety of metal or non-metal pipes and pipe fittings, using threaded caulked, soldering, brazen, fused, or cemented joints, and hand tools

Secure pipes to structure with bracket, clamps, and hangers, using hand and power tools

Use pneumatic and/or hydraulic testing equipment to check systems for leaks

Tack welding

Perform other duties as required

Skills / Qualifications:
Valid Journeyperson Certificate with Interprovincial Red Seal Certification is requireed. All journeypersons must demonstrate competence in their trade.

A fall arrest certificate is required when working at heights.

Must pass a site-specific drug and alcohol test, as required by the customer

Must be able to safely lift and carry up to 50lbs

Must possess enough strength and stamina to perform the technical duties and essential functions as identified above

Able to move and work in confined spaces, following proper protocol

May be required consistently to work 10hour shifts performing physical labour in varying temperature extremes and conditions. May be required to work overtime on occasion

Must be able to climb and maintain balance on stairs, ladders, scaffolds and steel framework, utilizing proper fall arrest procedures when required. Able to safely and comfortably work at heights without posing a danger to oneself or others

Able to meet physical requirements of frequent walking, climbing, standing, bending, twisting and crawling for the duration of the shift

Company Overview:
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO):
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.