Finning Canada

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Position Overview:
Join the Finning Canada family, part of the world’s largest Caterpillar dealer. We are currently looking for a dedicated Welder who will be responsible for a variety of welding related duties in a service orientated environment. This position is based in the Fort McMurray Oil Sands region at the Fort McKay Shop.

This position will work a 14×14, 12-hour continuous shift rotation. If you are a safety conscious team player, self-motivated, autonomous, detail-oriented and possess your Journeyperson Welder certification then you are exactly who we are looking for!

Job Description:
Major Job Functions:
Ensure jobs are planned, organized and all required parts and tooling are accessible

Minimize downtime and maintain production requirements as scheduled

Examine and diagnose machine defects, repair damage and cracks when necessary

Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment

Maintain safe work practices

Assist in training, directing and development of team members on the job

Other work assigned as required

Qualifications & Experience:
Journeyperson Welder Technician certification

Certified in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) and Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)

CWB tickets will be considered an asset

Individual will be highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment

Ability to work well under pressure

Effectively communicate both verbally and in writing will be necessary for successful candidacy

Line boring experience will be considered an asset

Previous field experience will be considered an asset

This position is located at our Fort McKay branch on a 14×14 continuous shift (camp provided)

Hourly rate: $53.41 – $55.91 / hour

Regional Wage Allowance: 12%

Boot Allowance: $300 / year

Any future shift changes will be made in accordance with the collective agreement.

Candidate selection will be in compliance with the terms of the current Collective Agreement

We are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.