Alstar Group of Companies Ltd. 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.

We are looking for contractors that are willing to operate an Alstar welding truck as opposed to your own.


Journeyman with extensive experience, preferably in O&G &/or construction

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

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

Experience working environments; shop, field or operating from welding truck

Experience guiding/mentoring apprentices

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

Safe operation of cutting equipment; OAW, Plasma

Experience completing reports

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

Experience completing Field Level Hazard Assessment’s and will contribute to safety meetings

Ability to perform well under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Proven safety attitude and excellent attendance history

Ability to work out of town for extended periods of time

Red Seal/Journeyman Welder’s certificate

B Pressure welding ticket considered an asset

CWB – SMAW / FCAW – Four positions Ticket

Current – 5 Year Drivers’ Abstract, Valid Driver’s license

H2S Alive

Standard First Aid – Level C (2 Day Course)


Confined Space (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