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Red Seal Welders - Vancouver Shipyards

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Full Time
4 days ago
Your future career opportunity
Seaspan's Vancouver Shipyards are currently accepting applications from Red Seal Welders.

As a welder, you will perform a variety of tasks throughout the production process, while upholding Seaspan's Core Values of Safety, Care and Efficiency. You will have an opportunity to develop new skills including specialized welding techniques specific to the shipbuilding industry that use some of the most state-of-the-art shipbuilding equipment and processes in the world.

Join us to be part of exciting repair and refit projects, and Canada's National Shipbuilding Strategy, the largest shipbuilding program of our era. We are growing our world-class workforce for the next decade and well beyond.

All candidates must show proof of:
  • Welder Certificate of Qualification with Interprovincial Red Seal Endorsement or a Welder B Certificate of Qualification with Interprovincial Red Seal Endorsement or a Recognized Equivalent Provincial Trades Qualification or a Recognized Equivalent International Trade Qualification
  • Minimum of 30 Months Documented Welding Experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency of Oxy/Fuel Burning and Plasma Burning in all positions
  • Demonstrated Proficiency at air-arc gouging in all positions.

Pipe Welders, Qualifications required:
  • Welder Red Seal or recognized equivalent Trade Qualification
  • CWB All Position FCAW Qualification (X-Ray Documentation Required) with proof of prolongation of process within the last 3 months and a minimum of 6 Months Validity remaining
  • CWB All Position SMAW Qualification (X-Ray Documentation Required) with proof of prolongation of process within the last 3 months and a minimum of 6 Months Validity remaining
  • BCSA PWP 7 and PWP 10 Qualification (or equivalent) with proof of prolongation of process within the last 6 months

Structural Welders, Qualification required:
  • Welder Red Seal or recognized equivalent Trade Qualification

Vancouver Shipyards, Qualification required:
  • CWB All Position FCAW Qualification (X-Ray Documentation Required) with proof of prolongation of process within the last 3 months and a minimum of 6 Months Validity remaining

Required Skills & Qualifications
  • BCSA tickets a preferred asset
  • Must be able to pass weld test
  • Comprehend and follow written and spoken directions and work in a safe & efficient manner
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal in the English language
  • Ability to work in a team environment or individually with a positive attitude.

On offer to you
Seaspan is a progressive employer with a collaborative culture that supports health, safety, and diversity. Recruitment for this position will be managed through the Marine & Shipbuilders Union Local 506 and International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Local 191 membership will be required upon hire. Together we can provide you with a rewarding and challenging career-building state-of-the-art ships, as well as a competitive compensation package.

If you are interested in future opportunities, please apply online today using the link below.

Disclaimer: By applying, you agree that Seaspan may share your resume with our Union partner, Marine and Shipbuilders Union Local 506.

If you are experiencing technical issues, email recruit@seaspan.com with a copy of your resume.

Seaspan is committed to Employment Equity, supports diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including, women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities.

Note: Unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted

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Construction, Mining and Trades