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Welder (Calgary Navajo Recycling Facility) in Calgary at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 4/9/2018

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Welder (Calgary Navajo Recycling Facility)

City: Calgary / State: Alberta                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

 

 



Job Description and Responsibilities

 

We are currently seeking a Welder to work in the EVRAZ Calgary Navajo Metals/Recycling facility to perform all kinds of welding, brazing, and cutting of any type of metal suing gas and electric welding equipment.

Responsibilities

  • Receives instructions, prints and work order for jobs.
  • Interprets drawings and sketches, plans details of working procedure, tools, and material requirements.
  • Selects materials in accordance with suitability for job.
  • Lays out work, makes sketches, and determines stock sizes as required.
  • Cleans and prepares surfaces to be welded as required.
  • Sets-up assembles and tack weld parts, constructing special fixtures as needed.
  • Performs gas and electric welding in all positions (down-hand vertical, overhead, etc.
  • Makes any type and size of weld, such as “V” lap, butt, etc., pre-heating parts when required.
  • Builds up worn or defective parts.
  • Cleans, grinds, and flame anneals parts and welded joints as required.
  • Uses burning equipment to dismantle assemblies and to cut materials to size and shape.
  • Exercises all safety precautions and makes provisions for handling material and equipment to and from job site as required in connection with work.
  • Works in shop or field.
  • Performs work requiring a working knowledge of the welding properties of various types of metals, welding rods, welding heats, stress relief, allowances for fitup and machining and the effect of shrinkage, warpage, and expansion.
  • Keeps work area clean.
  • Notifies appropriate personnel of any procedural abnormalities.
  • Observes and follows all safety rules and regulations.



 



Job Requirements

 

Job Requirements

  • Must possess a Red Seal Journeyman Welder Certificate.
  • A B-pressure welding certificate would be considered an asset
  • Must be proficient at SMAW,GMAW and Carbon air arc gouging
  • Preference will be given to applicants with previous maintenance experience
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Problem solving and ability to trouble shoot will be considered a strong asset

The successful candidate will be asked to undergo an Alcohol & Drug test upon a conditional offer of employment being extended.


 

All applicants must be legally able to work in Canada without sponsorship.

 

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Must possess a Red Seal Journeyman Welder Certificate.
  • A B-pressure welding certificate would be considered an asset
  • Must be proficient at SMAW,GMAW and Carbon air arc gouging
  • Preference will be given to applicants with previous maintenance experience
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Problem solving and ability to trouble shoot will be considered a strong asset

The successful candidate will be asked to undergo an Alcohol & Drug test upon a conditional offer of employment being extended.

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