Welder - Métal Laurentide inc.

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

French

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Hot
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • Civil (road and bridge construction etc.)
  • Commercial
  • Industrial

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Interpret welding process specifications
  • Read and interpret welding blueprints drawings specifications manuals and processes
  • Examine welds and ensure that they meet standards and/or specifications
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic flame-cutting equipment
  • Operate brakes shears and other metal shaping straightening and bending machines
  • Operate oxygen arc cutting equipment (arc-air) (AOC)
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment
  • Operate previously set-up welding machines to fabricate or repair metal parts and products
  • Maintain and perform minor repairs on welding brazing and soldering equipment

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Experience and specialization

Type of materials

  • Stainless steel
  • Steel iron and heavy metals

Welding Techniques

  • Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) (TIG)
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)
  • Flux core arc welding (FCAW)
  • Submerged arc welding (SAW)
  • Stud
  • Multipass
  • ARC spot

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Gas welding machine
  • Soldering machine

Area of specialization

  • Custom fabrication
  • Structural construction
  • Factory assembly
  • Fencing balconies stairs and railings

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Welding helmet

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Long-term care insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities