Welders (By Hand and Rig) – Spring 2024 Turnarounds

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Our Offer to You:

  • Location: Northern  and Central Alberta (various sites)
  • Start Date: March 2024
  • End Date: June 2024
  • Travel: Flights provided from Edmonton and Calgary Hubs (Northern AB only)
  • Travel Pay: Flat rate based on home province (for turnaround only)
  • Schedule: Various, Pre-turnaround 4&3, Beginning March 10&4, 6&1 turnaround
  • Accommodations: Camp Provided (Northern AB Only)
  • LOA: Provided to Red Deer sites only
  • Compensation: Competitive wages, Vacation Pay, DSP’s accepted

Why Work For Us:

Stuart Olson is searching for Welding Tradespeople to join our dynamic team at various client sites in Northern and Central Alberta.  Flights from Edmonton and Calgary Hubs plus Travel Allowance Program available for out of province candidates. Camp accommodations and LOA. 

Competitive wages, benefits eligible positions, apply today!


  • Adhere to a given WPS.
  • Read and interpret blueprints or welding process specifications.
  • Perform GTAW, GMAW, and SMAW welds.
  • Understand the importance of Consumable Storage and Maintenance.
  • Ensure accuracy and completion of assigned tasks and projects.
  • Repair parts of metal products by welding on extra layers.
  • Maintain safe work practices.
  • Follow a Step by Step Repair Plan.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of changes in technology, compliance and repair techniques.
  • Secure components together applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining weld shrinkage, and welding techniques.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor as needed.


  • Journeyman Welder Ticket Apprentice ID
  • Valid B Pressure Ticket
  • Valid GTAW ticket
  • F3/F4 required
  • F6/F4 or F6 is an asset
  • Ability to identify all techniques of welding (GTAW, GMAW, etc.), and know all properties of various types of metal and how heat affects them
  • Valid driver’s license
  • CSO
  • H2S Alive or H2S Awareness
  • Pre-Access Drug and Alcohol testing
  • Optional

    • ESC/OSSA Fall Protection
    • OSSA Confined Space Entry Monitor
    • OSSA EWP

 Working Conditions

  • Working in and around noise and dust
  • Working both indoors and outdoors in hot and cold weather conditions
  • Personal safety equipment will be required, e.g. steel-toed safety boots,

 Physical Requirements

  • Stand or walk for long periods of time
  • Ability to stand, crouch, and kneel for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 25kg
  • Climbing stairs/ladders regularly
  • Exposure to hazards such as heights, power tools, slips, falls, falling objects, and sharp hand tools

Who We Are

Stuart Olson has been positively impacting the businesses we serve, the communities in which we operate, and the lives we touch since 1911. Our rich history demonstrates our reach and diversity as an integrated, full service organization serving the commercial and industrial markets.

Specializing in Turnaround and Maintenance services in the Industrial sector, Stuart Olson has proudly served the Canadian construction industry for over 100 years. We deliver confidence through a client-centered approach that ensures the highest quality of service, reducing risk, and delivering results.

While we welcome all applications, only candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted directly.

Unsolicited resumes and phone inquiries from 3rd party agencies will not be accepted.


Reference JOB-1127

Company Stuart Olson

Job Type Contract

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