Plumber 3rd - Journeyman Offline Assembly

  • Nisku, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Alta-Fab Structures Ltd. provides innovative, high-quality modular buildings, designed to meet the industrial space and remote housing needs for any industry. We manufacture and service single-unit structures for wellsites and multi-unit large camps and complexes.

Job Description

  • Study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or shop drawings to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required
  • Installation of plumbing in modular units from rough-in to finishing
  • Installation of water lines, drainage, fixtures and venting systems
  • Assemble and install valves and fittings
  • Locate and mark positions for pipe connections, passage holes and fixtures in walls and floors.
  • Cut opening in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings
  • Measure, cut, bend and thread pipes using hand and power tools or machines
  • Join pipes using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, soldering or brazing
  • Read blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine layout of plumbing, water supply network and drainage systems
  • Troubleshooting and testing of all plumbing fixtures and systems in the modular units
  • Offsite work maybe required
  • Other duties as required


  • A strong commitment to safety and a safety leader
  • Currently registered or completed and in good standing with the Alberta Apprenticeship Board in the Plumbing program
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications and work from sketches
  • Ability to work safely with a wide variety of hand and power tools and materials of the trade
  • Proficient with a measuring tape
  • Must be able to work independently or in a group/team setting
  • Ability to work in a fast paced team environment
  • Ability to work in a physical demanding position
  • Ability to work in an outdoor and indoor confined work area environment
  • Current Fall Arrest certificate would be considered an asset
  • Position requires 3 years or more experience within residential construction and renovations
  • Position requires vehicle to commute to Nisku
  • Position requires strong English communication skills, including written, spoken and comprehension
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

Additional Information

Year round full time employment. Must have vehicle to commute to Nisku.  Application process requires pre-employment drug, alcohol and physical testing.