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welder-fitter


Source: Job Bank

Location

St. Catharines, ON
L2M7N9

Salary

$20.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Manufacture
  • Marine
  • Installation
  • Fabrication
  • Construction

Tasks

  • Interpret welding process specifications
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic, fully automated welding equipment
  • Read and interpret welding blueprints, drawings specifications, manuals and processes
  • Examine welds and ensure that they meet standards and/or specifications
  • Operate brakes, shears and other metal shaping, straightening and bending machines
  • Operate oxygen arc cutting equipment (arc-air), (AOC)
  • Determine weldability of materials
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment
  • Operate previously set-up welding machines to fabricate or repair metal parts and products
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Install door, window and other hardware
  • Verify accuracy and completeness of data
  • Verify machined parts for conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments
  • Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments

Type of materials

  • Aluminum alloys
  • Composite materials
  • Stainless steel
  • Steel, iron and heavy metals

Welding techniques

  • TIG
  • MIG

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Gas welding machine
  • Welding
  • Polishing machines

Area of work experience

  • Metal cutting

Tool and die fabrication experience

  • Metal cutting, forming or bending dies

Type of industry experience

  • Metal fabrication
  • Metal products manufacturing

Area of specialization

  • Custom fabrication
  • Marine repair
  • Shipbuilding and repair
  • Structural construction
  • Factory assembly
  • Ornamental work
  • Stainless steel welding

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Tight deadlines

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Initiative
  • Judgement

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