Rapid-Span Bridges – Grande Prairie, AB

Wage depend on tickets / experience

Are you tired of not being home with your family? Are you tired of working weekends? Looking for benefits to cover you and your family? Come join our team at Rapid-Span! We are a leading provider of transportation infrastructure products in Western Canada. Currently we are looking for the right individual to take on the full-time position of Shift Welders for our Grande Prairie, Alberta facility.


  • Minimum 1st yr apprentice or C level welding ticket
  • Experience with FCAW, MCAW, SAW
  • Ability to pass in house CWB welding test
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, specs, etc
  • Must have own hand tools
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills.
  • Overhead crane experience


  • We offer competitive wages
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, prescriptions, etc.
  • On the job training
  • A positive work environment
  • Individual Safety awards
  • Group Safety lunches
  • RRSP Matching

· * Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Hours of work are:

Day shift – 6:00 am to 2:30 pm, Monday to Friday

Afternoon Shift – 2:30 pm to 1:00 am, Monday to Thursday (compressed work week)

Respond by email preferred:

Web page: www.rapidspan.com

*No phone calls please

*Rig welders need not apply, we do no field work

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $24.00-$32.50 per hour

Additional pay:


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care


Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Grande Prairie, AB T8W5A8: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • welding: 1 year (preferred)
  • Overhead Crane: 1 year (preferred)