New Job Industrial Welder In Manitoba

Industrial Welder
Industrial Welder

Industrial Welder

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Salary : Details not provided
Location : Manitoba

Full Description

The Industrial Welder’s position works under the supervision of the Vehicle Systems Supervisor. This position is responsible for performing a wide variety of duties, including welding, brazing cutting and bending metal, repairing and fabricating bus and shop equipment/parts, as well as any other duties consistent with the classification.

As the Industrial Welder you will:

  • Perform Arc, Heli-arc, Mig and Gas welding on Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminum, etc., used in the bus frames, as well as automotive, shop and facilities equipment.
  • Utilize an Acetylene Torch and/or Plasma Cutter to dismantle bus frames, various components and steel plate used in the fabrication bus, shop and facilities components/parts.
  • Manufacture, rebuild and repair bus and shop equipment components/tools as directed.
  • Straighten bus frame components and in accordance with established procedures, determine the nature and extent of the straightening required.
  • Repair/rebuild shop tools and equipment, as well as assist in the rebuilding of bus component/parts, assessing the nature and extent of the repair/rebuild requirement and determining if salvageable and/or if required repair is cost efficient.
  • Fabricate new parts and shop equipment/tools, assessing the nature of the requirement, generating drawings and/or technical schematics or utilize blue prints provided, setting up and fabricating the component, part, tool, or equipment item.
  • Assist with the training and/or instruction of other employees.
  • Enter all work progress and required details into the Division’s computerized Maintenance Management Information System (MMIS).
  • Operate a transit bus or vehicle where necessary to move from one location to another, upon request.
  • Perform other related duties consistent with the classification.

Your education and qualifications include:

  • High School graduate or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Certified Journeyman Industrial Welder, recognized by the Province of Manitoba.
  • Demonstrated fabrication experience as an Industrial Welder, preferably in a motor vehicle-maintenance working environment.
  • Must have prior working experience in Heli-arc, Mig and gas welding, as well as brazing, cutting and bending various types of metal.
  • Must be able to generate drawings and technical schematics.
  • Must have proven work experience in reading blue prints, as well as fabricating components from design drawings.
  • Proven ability to work with a minimum of supervision.
  • Proven ability to communicate clearly and concisely, as well as effectively follow verbal or written instruction.
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to the requirements of Respectful Workplace Standard.

Conditions of employment:

  • The successful applicant must maintain legal eligibility to work in Canada. If the successful applicant possesses a work permit, it is their responsibility to ensure the permit remains valid.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Class 2 Manitoba Driver’s License with Air Brake Endorsement in good standing with a clear driver’s abstract.
  • Possess a valid Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) ticket, or able to obtain the same within 5 months of being appointed to the position.
  • Must be able to learn and operate the Division’s Maintenance Management Information System (MMIS) within a reasonable period of time, as determined by management.
  • Must be physically capable of performing the routine manual labour components of the position, which may include but are not limited to: heavy lifting (up to 100lbs), maneuvering within or around large equipment, exposure to extreme weather conditions, diesel exhaust fumes and chemical agents used in the mechanical field.
  • Must possess a set of basic hand tools required for the position.


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