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

We are currently looking for Apprentice Pipefitters to work in our SE Calgary Facility (8700 Venture Ave SE – not transit-accessible). This is a great opportunity to work on exciting mod yard projects, while getting to be home every night.

Reporting to the Site Foreman, the role will entail:
Installing pipe

Working with cranes


Laying out modules

Rigging pipe


3rd or 4th Year Apprentice Pipefitter

CSTS-09/2020 or Energy Safety Canada Common Safety Orientation (CSO) ticket, or willingness to complete online prior to start

Knowledge of ANSI, ASME and PFI codes and standards, knowledge of the functional operation and purpose of the various piping system components, and knowledge of the various sizes and grades of standard materials employed in an industrial plant

Rigging/Overhead Crane operating experience is an asset

Module assembly experience is an asset

Proven commitment to safety

Knowledge of functional operation of various piping systems by measuring, cutting, threading, grinding and bending of pipes, valves, and fittings

Ability to read, interpret and determine dimensional information from drawings and specifications

Ability to measure accurately, lay out work, cut, bevel, thread and fit pipe

Material & fitting knowledge

Tack/welding experience

Ability to perform well under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Excellent communication, attitude, collaborative skills and ability to follow directions

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

Working Conditions

Outside work in all temperatures

Physically demanding position; lifting up to 50lbs, working at heights, going on/off equipment and up/down ladder


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.