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Metal Fabricator / Fitter 437A

Omineca Industrial

287 Ongman Road Prince George British Columbia

Description

Description:

A regular day in the life of a Fitter at Omineca includes working independently and as part of a team to layout, fit, and assemble mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum into metal structures, industrial equipment, and custom parts. Our Fitters have the opportunity to work on a large variety of projects for customers working in the natural resources industries.

The successful candidates would benefit from a solid understanding of advanced measuring techniques and will need to be able to read and interpret "napkin drawings", blueprints, and engineered drawings. They will have proven experience operating equipment such as welders, grinders, cutting torches, brake presses, metal shears, and overhead cranes. Candidates will also be well served by a background in design work or detailing which will enable them to review and assess technical drawings with a critical eye to reduce errors prior to fabrication.

A strong attention to detail, a commitment to safe work practices, and a drive to produce top quality work are critical for this position.

 

Duties:

  • Read and interpret blueprints to plan, layout, fit, assemble and weld stainless steel, mild steel, and aluminum;
  • Interpret weld symbols, machine allowances, and drawing notes to ensure pieces are assembled correctly and to close tolerances;
  • Set up and operate welding equipment to weld, repair, join, and /or fabricate metal structures and industrial equipment;
  • Visibly inspect completed work to ensure quality and tolerances conform to specifications;
  • Problem solve and repair fabrication issues to ensure finished product meets or exceeds quality standards;
  • Perform safe rigging and slinging to hoist, roll, and move large and heavy loads;
  • Operate mobile equipment such as forklift, telescopic handler, and aerial work platforms;
  • Perform preventative maintain on tools and equipment;
  • Ensure work area is maintained in a clean and tidy state to reduce hazards and improve efficiency;
  • Participate fully in Omineca's health and safety program through daily tool box talks, JOHS meetings, monthly safety meetings, and hazard mitigation;
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Red Seal certificate in Metal Fabrication preferred;
  • 5 + years of progressive experience in structural fabrication;
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints;
  • Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision;
  • Personal tooling;
  • Knowledge of CAD and/or SolidWorks an asset;
  • Forklift ticket, over head crane ticket, first aid ticket an asset;
  • Physical fitness to stand, squat, climb, bend, and pull for long periods of time;
  • A strong work ethic and time management skills.

 

Schedule:

  • Four 10 hour days per week

 

Benefits:

  • Extended Health and Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • PPE Allowance
  • Tool Replacement Assistance
  • RRSP Matching
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employer sponsored events

Duties

  • Read and interpret blueprints to plan, layout, fit, assemble and weld stainless steel, mild steel, and aluminum;
  • Interpret weld symbols, machine allowances, and drawing notes to ensure pieces are assembled correctly and to close tolerances;
  • Set up and operate welding equipment to weld, repair, join, and /or fabricate metal structures and industrial equipment;
  • Visibly inspect completed work to ensure quality and tolerances conform to specifications;
  • Problem solve and repair fabrication issues to ensure finished product meets or exceeds quality standards;
  • Perform safe rigging and slinging to hoist, roll, and move large and heavy loads;
  • Operate mobile equipment such as forklift, telescopic handler, and aerial work platforms;
  • Perform preventative maintain on tools and equipment;
  • Ensure work area is maintained in a clean and tidy state to reduce hazards and improve efficiency;
  • Participate fully in Omineca's health and safety program through daily tool box talks, JOHS meetings, monthly safety meetings, and hazard mitigation;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Red Seal certificate in Metal Fabrication preferred;
  • 5 + years of progressive experience in structural fabrication;
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints;
  • Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision;
  • Personal tooling;
  • Knowledge of CAD and/or SolidWorks an asset;
  • Forklift ticket, over head crane ticket, first aid ticket an asset;
  • Physical fitness to stand, squat, climb, bend, and pull for long periods of time;
  • A strong work ethic and time management skills.

Extras

Schedule:

  • Four 10 hour days per week

 

Benefits:

  • Extended Health and Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • PPE Allowance
  • Tool Replacement Assistance
  • RRSP Matching
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employer sponsored events

Benefits

- Competitive wages
- Paid Time Off
- Benefit packages
- PPE Allowance 
- Employer sponsored events
- A positive and supportive employment relationship

About The Company

Omineca Industrial

287 Ongman Road
Prince George British Columbia V2K 4K9 CA

Omineca Industrial provides quality maintenance, fabrication, welding, machining, and construction expertise to help you reach all your project goals. We are experienced in repairs, upgrades, new builds, and custom fabrication of material handling and processing equipment for natural resource industries across North America.

We are committed to serving our partners to the best of our abilities. Often this means operating within tight timelines and even tighter budgets. Our commitment to excellence drives us to continue to add to the roster of services we are able to offer our clients. By moving skills in-house, and investing in our employees and our business, we can ensure our operations are flexible and adaptable to your unique project needs.

We are driven by our passion for excellence. This same drive and energy is reflected at every level of our operations from the office to the shop floor to your project worksite.

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Job Details

  • Location
    287 Ongman Road Prince George British Columbia
  • Type
    Full-Time
  • Wage
    $43 - $46.25 Hourly
  • Hours
    40 Hours Per Week
  • Start Date
    May 21, 2024
  • Closing Date
    April 30, 2025
  • Posted
    1 month ago

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