AECOM Ironworker Apprentice in Christina Lake, Alberta

Canada - Alberta, Christina Lake

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Ironworker Apprentice 3rd or 4th year to be based in our Christina Lake, AB location.

This position will fabricate, construct and join scaffolding, structural steel buildings, bridges, ornamental ironwork and pre-cast structures. They erect structural steel components, reinforce steel, post tension tendons, install conveyors and robotic equipment, and sometimes perform reconstructive work on existing structures.

May include the following responsibilities:

  • Read blueprints and specifications to lay out the work

  • Unload and stack steel units so each piece can be hoisted as needed

  • Erect and install scaffolding, construction cranes, derricks and other hoisting equipment

  • Assemble rigging (cables, pulleys, hooks) to move heavy equipment and materials

  • Attach cables from a crane or derrick and direct crane operators with hand signals or radios

  • Position steel units, align holes and insert temporary bolts

  • Check the alignments and join steel parts by bolting or tack welding them with an electric arc process

  • Assemble and erect pre-fabricated metal structures

  • Select, cut, bend, position, and secure steel bars or wire mesh in concrete forms to reinforce the concrete

  • Install ornamental and other structural metalwork such as curtain walls, metal stairways, railings and power doors

  • Unload and install pre-cast components

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Shift : 10/4

Work Schedule: 10.5 hours per day

Travel allowance provided

Start date immediately

Minimum Requirements

  • Registered Alberta Ironworker Apprentice or equivalent.

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS-09) Certification required

  • H2S Alive Certification required.

  • Valid Driver's license required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fall Arrest / Fall protection Certification.

  • AWP - Aerial Work Platform Certification.

  • First Aid - Standard Level C Certification.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Line Oil + Gas

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196786BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.