Welder - Field

Location: Edmonton Posted Date: August 11, 2019
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Employer Job Id: R-2019-2780-1 Careermine Job Id: 1795595
Company: Finning Canada

Posting End Date: Aug 31, 2019

Number of Openings: 1

Worker Type: Permanent

Position Overview: Join the Finning Canada family, part of the world's largest Caterpillar dealer. We are currently looking for a dedicated Welder who will be responsible for the field maintenance and repair of a variety of Caterpillar expanded mining products, based out of our expanded mining location in Edmonton.

This position will be based on a Monday to Friday, 5x2 rotation. This position will be supporting mines throughout the Western Canada region. If you are a safety conscious team player, self-motivated, autonomous, detail-oriented and possess your Journeyperson Welder certification with a valid driver's license, then you are exactly who we are looking for!

Job Description:
Job Functions & Responsibilities
  • Maintain and repair Caterpillar expanded mining equipment
  • Perform routine maintenance work
  • Occasional work at heights and confined spaces
  • Frequent bending, squatting, climbing, and lifting/pushing of up to 45 pounds without assistance
  • Complete technical documentation (service reports, warranty, crossover notes)
  • Interact with customers, sales support, and the rest of the Finning team
  • Work with the Service Supervisor and Leadhand on various tasks as required

  • Interprovincial Welder Certification
  • Valid driver's license with a successful recent drivers abstract
  • Safety conscious team player with excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills with a high attention to detail
  • Strong welding aptitude with a knowledge of parts and service
  • Successful completion of the vertical, flat, and overhead test for both SMAW and FCAW is necessary for successful candidacy
  • Shovel assembly experience would be considered an asset
  • Understanding of the Caterpillar expanded mining product line would be considered an asset

  • This position is based out of our Finning Edmonton Expanded Mining branch on a Monday-Friday, 5x2 shift rotation
  • This position will be supporting mines throughout the Western Canada region
  • Candidate selection will be in compliance with the terms of the current collective agreement

W e are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.