B Pressure Welders

  • Hinton, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Alstar Oilfield Contractors Ltd. is an industry leading Fabrication, Facility and Pipeline construction contractor with regional office locations in Hinton, Fox Creek, Dawson Creek and Calgary. Since 1969, the company has had a successful track record of project execution throughout Northern Alberta .

Job Description

General Responsibilities


Supports the Project Manager through undertaking:


  • Welders join or sever metals in beams, girders, vessels, piping and other metal components, make metal parts used in construction and manufacturing plants, and weld parts, tools, machines and equipment
  • Develop patterns for projects or follow directions given in layouts, blueprints and work orders
  • Clean, check for defects and shape component parts, sometimes using a cutting torch
  • Weld parts together



  • Understanding of the Oil & Gas process mechanical construction industry

  • Read and understand construction documents including contracts, drawings, specifications, subcontracts

  • Familiar with CSA Standards, ABSA, CWB, and WCB standards and practices



  • Combination of education and relevant experience


  • All Journeymen must have Alberta and/or Red Seal Trade Certificate
  • Required Alberta B-Pressure Certification
  • Required Small Bore/ Heavy Wall Certification
  • CWB (Canadian Welding Bureau) - FCAW/SMAW (Asset)
  • CSTS (Construction Safety Training System) Certification (Asset)


Additional Information


  • The competitive compensation package offered by Alstar will be based on experience and education


  • Candidates will be subject to a 3 month probationary period

  • Upon successful completion of the probationary period, candidates will be required to relocate to an assigned office location