Welder (Heavy Equipment): Fort McMurray, AB $51–$55 an hour - Permanent, Full-time

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What McKay Metis Group Ltd. is Hiring for:

We are seeking two Journeyperson Welders!

The Opportunity:

This is a local position working at our Caribou Energy Park Shop in Fort McKay, AB. The shift for this position is 14 days on, followed by 14 days off rotation working 12-hour days. The successful local candidate will be required to have their own transportation to/from the shop.

The Role:

The Journeyperson Welder position includes but is not limited to production welding, service & repair welding, prototype building, fabrication and fitter welding.


  • Assist the various divisions with insight and knowledge of superior manufacturing methods.
  • Strong knowledge and skill in operating all metal working machinery.
  • Required to be able to read and understand production drawings, blueprints, work orders and other written instructions.
  • Complete all maintenance tasks to ensure equipment, housekeeping, and work areas are kept to best standards and safe working conditions.
  • Embrace collaboration with individuals of diverse personalities.
  • Perform routine technical inspections, maintenance, and fueling of equipment.
  • Assist team members in a professional, friendly, and collaborative manner.
  • Report any equipment damages, maintenance requirements, and delays to supervisor.
  • Maintain safety and maintenance records in compliance with company and client requirements.
  • Perform any additional duties as required to ensure top client services are provided.

Requirements and Competencies:

  • Welder Journeyperson or Red Seal Trade Ticket.
  • Class Five (5) Drivers Licence is required.
  • Satisfactory 5-year Drivers Abstract.
  • Previous portable line boring experience is preferred.
  • Ability to access all client sites as required.
  • Able to work in all weather and working site conditions.
  • Physically able to complete the duties of the position.
  • Successfully complete all pre-employment drug, alcohol, and physical abilities testing.
  • Common Safety Orientation (CSO) certification or equivalent.


  • The shift for this position is 14 days on, followed by 14 days off rotation working 12-hour days.


  • Competitive total compensation package

Work Regions:

This opportunity from McKay Metis Group Ltd. is available in Fort McMurray.


The below are factors that tend to matter for our listing seekers. This listing with McKay Metis Group Ltd. offers:

Competitive Wages

Full Time Position(s)

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McKay Metis Group Ltd. has indicated that these are the requirements for the listing:

  • CSO (Common Safety Orientation)

Requirements may not be comprehensive. Confirm w/employer.

About McKay Metis Group Ltd.:

Fort McKay Métis Contracting is part of the Fort McKay Metis Group Ltd (MMG). MMG is the business arm of the Fort McKay Métis Nation (FMMN), a proud part of the community and seeking to embody their stakeholders’ vision and values in all that they do.

Affiliates and partners specialize in services such as civil construction, security, rig moving, site amenities, industrial solutions, crane services, transportation, specialty and commodity, chemicals and more.

Profits generated by our business are reinvested in the community including the Fort McKay beautification program, community parks, affordable housing, post-sec

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