WHITEMUD IRONWORKS LIMITED Apprentice SMAW Welder Contract in North Battleford, SK


Branch North Battleford SK CA

Apprentice SMAW Welder
North Battleford, SK

Operate previously set-up welding machines to fabricate or repair metal parts and products. Whitemud Ironworks Limited is seeking highly skilled Apprentice…

Whitemud Ironworks Limited is seeking highly skilled Apprentice Field CWB Welders with structural steel experience to complement our construction team in North Battleford, SK. This is a temporary position for 2-3 months, and the anticipated start date is November 21, 2016.

Who we are
Whitemud Ironworks Limited is a fully integrated steel fabricator and erector that specializes in structural and miscellaneous steel projects in the commercial sector. We are recognized as an industry leader for our quality and scope of work. Due to our reputation, we have grown substantially over the past 20+ years. Today, Whitemud has established construction crews and three fabrication facilities totaling over 100,000 square feet!

What you will do
You enjoy outdoor work that allows you to flex your muscles and get your hands dirty. Youre an expert at reading and interpreting blueprint drawings and welding structural metalwork using SMAW. You get excited about working at heights where you get a birds eye view of the world. You take pride in being a part of the construction of signature commercial buildings and small commercial projects. You enjoy being involved in all stages of a project from unloading steel to final clean-up. You thrive in a fast paced environment and provide execution excellence in everything that you do.

Skills and Abilities Type of Establishment/Work Setting Experience
– Commercial
– Institutional
– Steel, iron and heavy metals
Security and Safety
– Drug test
Main Work Area
– Construction
– New fabrication
Specific Skills
– Operate previously set-up welding machines to fabricate or repair metal parts and products
– Interpret welding process specifications
– Operate brakes, shears and other metal shaping, straightening and bending machines
– Operate drill presses
– Operate manual or semi-automatic, fully automated welding equipment
Transportation/Travel Information
– Valid driver’s licence
– Own transportation
Additional Skills
– Examine welds and ensure that they meet standards and/or specifications
– Layout patterns
– Read and interpret welding blueprints, drawings specifications, manuals and processes
Own Tools/Equipment
– Welding helmet
– Steel-toed safety boots
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
– Standing for extended periods
– Hand-eye co-ordination
– Attention to detail
– Manual dexterity
– Physically demanding
– Fast-paced environment
Type of Machine Experience
– Arc welding machines
Work Site Environment
– At heights
– Outdoors
Essential Skills
– Continuous learning
– Finding information
– Job task planning and organizing
– Problem solving
– Working with others
– Oral communication
– Writing
– Reading text
Welding Techniques/Processes
– Shielded metal arc welding (SMAW)
Area Of Specialization
– Structural construction
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
– 3rd Period Apprentice
– 2nd Period Apprentice
– 1st Period Apprentice
Welding Positions
– All positions

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: North Battleford, SK, CA
Posted on: 2016-11-01
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