Industrial Staffing - Halifax

MaxSys Staffing is currently seeking a welder fitter for a client in the Chester area.

The Welder performs all types of industrial welding and fitting work, as well as prepares various surfaces for welding by grinding, washing, or other means as necessary. The position overview is to be used as a guideline only and may not incorporate all functions of the job.

• Read job specifications and interpret engineering drawings
• Lay out, position, and secure parts and assemblies according to specifications, using measuring tape, straightedge, combination square, calipers, ruler, etc.
• Weld components and assemblies using SMAW, GMAW, MCAW, FCAW, including both carbon and stainless steel welding processes
• Weld components in flat, vertical, horizontal or overhead positions
• Observe and take part in testing on welded surfaces, such as visual inspection, magnetic particle (MPI), ultrasonic testing (UT), radiographic examination (RT or X-ray), to evaluate weld quality as well as conform to dimensional tolerances

• CWB tickets – Certified Welder
• Knowledge of riggings, hoist, ladders, lifts and other various equipment used in welding
• Knowledge of the safety regulations of scaffolding, ladders, and lifts
• A minimum 3 years of experience as a certified welder in a heavy equipment manufacturing environment
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Experience in troubleshooting and problem solving
• Possess clear written and verbal communication skills
• Work in a co-operative group atmosphere
Willing and able to work rotating shifts and overtime

To apply please contact Rebecca Longphee, Phone: 902.444.3305 or fax resume to 902.444.3306 or respond to this ad with resume attached to apply. Please note: While we thank all those that apply, only qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

Position Type
Application Deadline December 11, 2017
Experience Required 3 years
Job Duration Permanent
Education Required College Diploma