WELDER/FITTER (METAL FABRICATOR)

 

 

POSITION:          Welder-Fitter                                                                                                 JOB TYPE:      Full-Time

  

DEPARTMENT:  Fabrication Department                                                       YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:     5 years experience

 

DATE POSTED:  June 2017                                                                              NUMBER OF POSITIONS:     1 - Day Shift (7:00pm - 3:30am) Monday - Friday

  

SUMMARY OF JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Read and interpret engineered and drafted drawings
  • Select and prepare material in the proper sequence in order to ensure accuracy and efficiency
  • Construct patterns and templates as guides for layouts
  • Layout  and fit material according to specifications, ensuring all tolerances are met  
  • Analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution and solve problems
  • Rig, hoist and move materials to worksite or storage area
  • Position, manipulate and install fabricated objects
  • Set up and operate various metal fabricating machines such as shear, saw and ironworker
  • Operate fabrication tools such as grinders, drills and cutting torches
  • Assemble and fit metal sections by means of Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Flat or Metal Core Arc Welding (MCAW) Flat.
  • Perform safety inspection of equipment and accessories
  • Make minor external repairs to equipment and accessories
  • Practice good housekeeping methods by keeping work area clean and clear of obstruction
  • Complete work documentation including pre-inspection procedures, quality control check lists and labour sheets to ensure data is recorded accurately in accordance with company standards
  • Ensure strict adherence to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Industrial Establishments.

 

CANDIDATES MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Completion of Secondary School 
  • Minimum 3 years related work experience in custom metal fabrication
  • Demonstrate competencies required in order to obtain the Gas Metal Arc Welding and Flux Core Arc Welding according to the CWB Standard W47.1 Division 2.
  • Proficient blueprint reading of engineered or drafted drawings
  • Proficient with the use and interpretation of CWB weld symbols
  • Proficient with Metric and Imperial measurement systems
  • Proficient with the use of fabrication machinery and tools
  • Proficient layout skills using material according to specifications
  • Demonstrative decision and problem solving skills
  • Proficient with the use, handling and storage of welding equipment and supplies
  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills in order to complete work assignments
  • Ensure strict adherence to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Industrial Establishments.
  • Must work in accordance with Company rules, policies and procedures
  • Ability to work independently or within a team

ADDITIONAL DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • CWB Certification in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Flat and Metal Core Arc Welding (MCAW) Flat Position
  • AWS Certification
  • Certified Forklift and Crane Operator
  • Valid First Aid with CPR A+ AED

 

Ball Service Group Inc. strives to create a respectful, accessible and inclusive work environment. Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact Human Resources for assistance.

 

Submit your resume to:  jnemes@bsginc.ca

 

 We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted 

 
 
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Phone: 519.571.2076
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