Journeyperson Machinist

Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
February 3, 2023
February 10, 2023
Contract Type
Full Time
Located in Fort McMurray, Alberta - where people come for the livelihood and stay for the lifestyle.

Do you take pride in a job weld done?

Every job here is a big job and we know just how important each individual contribution is. We strive to make you feel valued! We provide competitive industry salaries and immediate comprehensive benefits plan to prove to our employees that it is not just about our success, it's about yours too! Want to take a step up?

We are seeking Machinists to join our team in Fort McMurray, Alberta at our Millwrighting, Machining, and Welding Town Shop in the Leo Roberts Industrial Park. The shift rotation is seven (7) on, seven (7) off, 12-hour shifts rotating day and night shifts. This is a local position at the Fort McMurray area. You will be required to have your own transportation and accommodation.

What will you be doing?
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and engineering information in order to determine methods and sequences of operations needed to fabricate products
  • Operate machine tools such as: Horizontal boring mill, conventional type mill, lathes, surface grinder, radial drill and portable align boring equipment
  • Operate metal shaping machines, such as brakes, shears and other metal straightening and bending machines
  • Follow Safe Work Procedures and ensure all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is used.
  • Complete field service work as needed
What's in it for you?
  • Immediate Comprehensive Group Benefits Plan which includes health, dental, vision, long-term disability, and life insurance
  • Competitive industry wage
  • RRSP Contribution Matching Program
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • A position that allows for Work/Life Balance
  • Various community, family-oriented, and holiday events
  • Opportunity for personal and professional growth with our Training and Development Fund
  • Employee perks and discounts
What are the job requirements?
  • Alberta Journeyperson or Inter-provincial Red Seal Certification.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's Licence.
  • Valid Common Safety Orientation (CSO); or OSSA BSO Certificate.
  • Successfully complete comprehensive pre-employment Drug, Alcohol, and Audio testing.
  • Must be physically fit. The role involves extensive walking, carrying heavy materials, climbing and being in awkward positions
  • Eligible to work on all Oil Sand sites within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
  • Must have own accommodation and transportation within the region (no camp or fly in/fly out options).
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We are a proudly indigenous-owned organization.

Employment Equity is a factor in selection. Applicants are encouraged to indicate in their covering letter or resume if they are from any of the following groups: Indigenous people (including First Nations, Metis, or Inuit), Women, Visible Minorities, or Persons with a Disability.

We are owned by the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation (ACFN); Please specify if you are a member of the ACFN.

no camp or fly in fly out options are provided. You are required to have your own accommodation and transportation.