AECOM Ironworker (Future Opportunities) in Joffre, Alberta

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147206BR

Position Title Ironworker (Future Opportunities)

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Line Oil + Gas

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - Alberta

City Joffre

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Oil + Gas

We offer extensive global experience in upstream, midstream, downstream, marketing and distribution, and alternative energy segments serving the entire lifecycle of oil and gas company assets. Our expertise in providing the full range of mission-critical services is sought after by private-sector and national/state-owned oil and gas companies.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Ironworker to be based in our Joffre, Alberta 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

Minimum Requirements

  • Journeyman Certification and/or Interprovincial Red Seal

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) Certification required

Preferred Qualifications

  • H2S Alive

  • First Aid – Standard Level

  • CSE (Confined Space Entry)

  • Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection (OSSA issued ticket is the general requirement)

  • AWP – Aerial work platform

  • Red Seal preferred or required by provincial regulations and standards.

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.