Job Posting


Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: None
Positions Available: 5

NOC Group: Welders and Related Machine Operators (7265)
NOC Job Title: Welder
Expires in 25 days
Expires: 2021-11-18
Last Updated: 2021-07-21

Job Number: 685404

Job Location(s)

Richmond, British Columbia
V6X 2A4, Canada

Job Description


As a Welder, you will be performing various forms of welding processes according to WPS, the Manufacturing and Inspection plans and customer specifications.


Technical Experience:


· CWB welder qualifications or equivalent

· A minimum of 3 years welding experience required

· Experience using the following welding techniques and processes:

o Flat and horizontal position in GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding and Metal Cored)

o FCAW (Flux Cored Arc Welding


· Experience with medium to heavy metal fabrication

· Experience using the following welding techniques and processes:

o SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding)

o TIG (Tungsten Inert Gas)

o SAW (Sub Arc Welding) and GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding experience is considered an asset (may be required for some projects).

o Stainless steel welding and aluminum welding

· Forklift and overhead crane certification



Main Responsibilities:

· Using MIG welder (or other appropriate equipment) to weld fabricated metal products in an efficient manner to maximize production.

· Producing strong penetrated welds that are smooth, non-porous, and consistent.

· Reading and interpreting drawings, welding processes and welding specifications.

· Welding to customer specifications with little to no immediate supervision.

· Operating manual or semi-automatic or fully automated welding equipment.

· Operating turn tables, rolls, oxygen cutting equipment and hoisting and lifting equipment.

· Maintaining/producing a level of output that will minimize production delays.

· Communicating effectively with other workers to direct personal workflow.

· Operating the equipment in a safe manner and reporting hazards associated with the equipment or its operators to appropriate Supervisor.

· Assisting other individuals in area when needed.

· Cleaning and maintaining an orderly work area.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Brazing and Soldering skills an asset

· Broad knowledge of welding techniques, processes, equipment, and metallurgy.

· Knowledge in operating turn tables and rolls.

· Knowledge in operating Air – gouging equipment (Arc Air - gouging).

· Knowledge in operating and handling hoisting equipment and overhead cranes.

· Math skills including fractions and angles.

· Ability to weld vertical, flat, and overhead welds with a good penetration and a quality appearance.

· Ability to understand and interpret welding process specifications, welding symbols and blueprints.

· Ability to read tape measures and angle finders.

· Ability to examine welds to ensure that they meet standards and specifications.

· Ability to communicate effectively in English (reading, writing and speaking) to Supervisors and other related departments.

· Ability to lift or move 50 lbs. or more.

· Ability to operate acetylene torches.

· Physical ability to work and weld in awkward positions such as kneeling, lying down, and overhead.

· Ability to climb and work from a ladder

How to Apply

Expiring: Nov 18, 2021