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Welder (Pressure Vessel)

The Wohl Group- Aerospace Recruiters
Toronto, ON, Canada
November 03, 2019

Posted By Premium Recruiter


We are looking for a skilled Welder to cut and join metals and other materials at our facility or customers’ sites. You will operate appropriate equipment to put together mechanical structures or parts with a great deal of precision. Your job is important as it provides the foundation for strong infrastructure.

A welder must be competent in using potentially dangerous equipment following all safety precautions. The ideal candidate will also have a steady hand and great attention to detail. Knowledge of different kinds of metal and their properties is essential.


• Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures

• Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements)

• Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded

• Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces

• Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)

• Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps

• Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws

• Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety


• Proven experience as welder

• Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, STICK)

• Experience in pressure vessel welding to 3000 psi

• Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings

• Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)

• Experience welding hydraulic cylinder rods

• Experience with alloy steels 1045 and 1026 and welding 4140 with pre-heat

• Proficient in English

• Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required

• Professional Certification (e.g. a welding certificate) will be a plus