Several Openings - Journeyman Welder - Comp Wages + Retention Premiums

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What KMC Mining is Hiring for:

Journeyman Welder

Location: Fort McMurray, AB

Pay: Competitive + Retention Premium

Position: Full-time, permanent

Schedule: 14 on 14 off (days/nights). 

Vacancies: Several


  • Perform Welding maintenance and repair work on various makes and models of large mining equipment, in the mining environment.
  • Perform equipment maintenance according to standards, procedures and practices set out by industry and KMC Mining;
  • Communicate updates to supervisor to ensure goals are met;
  • Report all incidents, damage and near misses immediately;

Certificates & Licenses

  • Journeyman Welder certification;
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license;
  • Proven safety training and exceptional safety record
  • BSO and/or CSTS/OSSA or CSO


  • A minimum of 1 year experience on Heavy Equipment Repair;
  • Fabricating would be considered an asset.


  • Resident Retention Premiums may apply. 
  • Competitive Wages are offered. 

Working Conditions

  • Must be able to work on all mine sites in Fort McMurray. 
  • Candidates must be local to Fort McMurray and transportation will be provided to and from site and town.

Work Regions:

This opportunity from KMC Mining is available in Fort McMurray.


The below are factors that tend to matter for our listing seekers. This listing with KMC Mining offers:

Competitive Wages

Benefits Package

Many Positions Available

Transportation to & from Site

14 & 14

Long Term Work

Full Time Position(s)

Increased Wages

As positions vary, please confirm details with employer.


KMC Mining has indicated that these are the requirements for the listing:

  • Valid Drivers License
  • 1 Year Experience
  • Locals Only
  • Clean Driving Record
  • CSTS/OSSA or BSO or CSO (Common Safety Orientation)
  • Journeyman Certification

Requirements may not be comprehensive. Confirm w/employer.

About KMC Mining:

Privately owned Canadian company that began operations in southern Saskatchewan and Alberta in 1949. Started as a contract road builder and expanded to include railroads, dams and other major earthworks over the company’s 60 plus year history. In 1973, KMC Mining started working in the Alberta oilsands industry and has achieved significant growth as this sector has developed over the last 40 plus years.

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