Pipefitters - Blackfalds, AB

Pipefitters - Blackfalds, AB
Employment type: Full-time
WORLEYPARSONSCORD
City: Blackfalds
Last visit: 2014-09-12
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-09-12

Description:

WorleyParsonsCord is a leader in industrial construction in Alberta and western Canada. We have been selected as one of Alberta's top 60 employers and named one of Canada's top 100 employers for 2014.

Our employees enjoy exciting careers in fabrication, modularization, field installation, and professional support services for some of world's most challenging heavy-oil facilities, gas plants, power-stations and other mega-industrial projects. As part of the global WorleyParsons team, we enjoy shared resources and opportunities with more than 20 Canadian locations and 40 countries.

We have a welcoming family culture and a long list of reasons why you should come join us:

Competitive salaries

Flexible health benefits

Career advancement opportunities

Great work/life balance

Employee referral program

Employee recognition programs

Training and development opportunities

Apprenticeship opportunities

Strong safety culture

Part of a global teamWorleyParsonsCord is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

Find your place on our team: www.worleyparsonscord.ca

WorleyparsonsCord Teamco Ltd a subsidiary of WorleyParsonsCord Ltd is seeking Apprentice and Journeymen Pipefitters to work with our growing team at our Blackfalds Mod Yard.

 

WorleyParsonsCord is a leader in industrial construction in Alberta and western Canada.  We have been selected as one of Alberta's top 60 employers and named one of Canada's top 100 employers in 2014.

 

Our employees enjoy exciting careers in fabrication, modularization, field installation, and professional support services for some of the world's most challenging heavy-oil facilities, gas plants, power-stations and other industrial projects.  As part of the global WorleyParsons team, we enjoy shared resources and opportunities with more than 20 Canadian locations and 40 countries

Responsibilities:

. Demonstrate knowledge of functional operation of various piping systems by measuring, cutting, threading, grinding and bending of pipes, valves, and fittings.

. Read and interpret drawings, blue prints and specifications to determine layout requirements.

. Assemble and install pipes, valves and fittings according to blue prints and job specifications

. Plan and conduct pressure tests as required by code and or specifications

. Calculate weights of materials and or spools to ensure proper equipment is used.

. Cut openings for pipe in walls, floors and ceilings using hand or power tools or machines.

. Identify piping materials by grade and or description.

. Utilize oxy/acetylene hand torches, grinders, and Bevellers in an efficient and safe manner.

. Recognize spool hoisting points and utilize proper rigging techniques and signals

. Cement, solder, and thread joints to join pipes and fabricate sections of piping system.

. Understand and follow the safe use of man lifts

. Clean and maintain pipe units, fittings and flush systems.

. Remove and replace worn components and reactivate system.

. May perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

. Must be a Steamfitter-Pipefitter Apprentice or hold a Journeyperson ticket or hold a valid recognized credential from a recognized provincial training authority.

. Valid CSTS (Construction Safety Training Systems) certification version 9

. Previous industrial construction experience.

. The ability to read and understand complex instructions.

. Knowledge of material grades, wall thickness, fitting ratings, and pipe diameters.

. Must be able to work under minimal supervision.

. Manual dexterity.

. Physical strength, stamina and the use of proper lifting techniques required to manage heavy materials and stand for long periods of time.

Work Conditions:

. Work will be primarily outdoors in various weather conditions

. 5/2 shift

. 10 hour days

WorleyParsons strives to be an industry leader in health, safety and environmental performance.  Our vision is to achieve zero harm to people and assets, and zero environmental incidents.  We select people who share our values, beliefs and commitment to this vision and who demonstrate the expected behaviors, competencies and performance associated with their perspective roles with the company.

 

Please note: Only WorleyParsons Cord Ltd. / WorleyParsonsCord Teamco Ltd Employees and contractors are eligible for the Referral Reward Program.

Attention Staffing & Recruitment Agencies:  WorleyParsonsCord Teamco will not pay fees for recruitment activities related to the hiring or placement of a candidate unless a written service agreement has been established and executed between a duly authorized representative of WorleyParsonsCord Teamco and the recruitment/placement firm.  In addition, in order to qualify for recruitment fees, all candidate resumes must be submitted to WorleyParsonsCord Teamco through our Human Resources Recruitment department. Resumes sent to our individual department heads without the express written approval of the recruitment department will be ineligible for a fee.

Industry: Energy , Oil and Utilities

Job Function: Skilled Trades and Labour