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The Opportunity

Truro, NS
Skilled Trades and Labour
Experienced
Full-time - Permanent
$29 - $31 / hour
  • Read and interpret blueprints or welding process specifications
  • Work in a construction, maintenance/repair, new fabrication environment
  • Perform Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) in all positions
  • Perform Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) in all positions
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment and semi-automatic flame-cutting equipment
  • Operate air arc cutting equipment (carbon arc cutting)
  • Set-up Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) and Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) equipment for welding
  • Lift, move, or position equipment at work sites
  • Work in a construction and repair, steel industry environment
  • Perform Line Boring

What you'll do

Responsibilities


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What you'll need

Qualifications

  • Red seal journeyman Welding Certificate
  • Years of Experience Required: 5-8+ years
  • You must be eligible to work in Canada to apply for this job
  • A background check will be performed by the Company

Physical effort & work conditions:

  • Candidates will be required to work at heights from ladders, scaffolding, and platforms
  • Stand, stoop, bend, kneel, climb
  • Work in confined spaces, inclement weather
  • Support extended hours and overtime as business needs dictate
  • Work may be performed indoors and outdoors
  • You will frequently handle, lift, carry, and set up parts and equipment that weigh up to fifty (50lbs) pounds

A little bit about us

Wilson Equipment

Since 1955, Wilson Equipment has provided quality equipment, parts and service to Nova Scotia's road building, construction, forestry and mining industries. Their current product lines include Komatsu, Dynapac, Gatormade and GEHL in addition to their many complimentary lines of attachments and accessories.

In April of 2013, they were acquired by SanStone Investments, a group of Nova Scotian private equity investors, who are committed to growing the business through developing its people.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

  • Wilson Equipment is proud to offer a competitive salary and benefits package
  • A flexible medical, dental plan;
  • Employee & Family Assistance Programs;
  • Pension matching program;
  • Opportunities to take part in job related training and development;