B-Pressure Hand Welder Journeyperson w/ multiple tickets- Suncor Firebag Maintenance


Fort McMurray, AB, CA, T9H 2K4


Position: B-Pressure Hand Welder Journeyperson w/ multiple tickets- Suncor Firebag Maintenance 

Project Type: Maintenance

Project Location: CA_AB_FMSUNCORFBMT 

Shift: Day 

Schedule: 14/14 

Accommodations: Camp

Travel Details: Fly to and from site

GC: Graham

Allied Partner: Heartland Constructors Inc.

Reference Number: 11022 



Market Rate Adder Incentive of $80.00 per day and retention pay of $25.00 per day is in effect on top of base hourly rate for all B Pressure Hand Welder positions at Suncor Firebag!


JARDEG is currently seeking a B-Pressure Welder Journeyperson (Hand Welder) to join the SUNCOR Firebag project team on site near Fort McMurray, Alberta. This is a temporary position on a 14/14 shift schedule.


Welders join or sever metals in beams, girders, vessels, piping and other metal components, make metal parts used in construction and manufacturing plants, and weld parts, tools, machines and equipment.  Welders develop patterns for projects or follow directions given in layouts, blueprints and work orders, clean, check for defects and shape component parts, sometimes using a cutting torch and weld parts together.




  • Be skilful in the fusing of metals using prescribed welding applications
  • Have a working knowledge of the welding equipment involved with the various welding procedures 
  • Comprehend drawings and develop layout patterns for projects and calculate quantities of materials 
  • Have a thorough knowledge of metals, arc electrodes, welding gases and gas welding filler rods 
  • Recognize defective welds; know the cause and proper procedure for the repair of the defective area 
  • Have a working knowledge of mathematics calculations pertaining to the welding trade 
  • Have a working knowledge of the required codes 
  • Be familiar with the work of other trades people in affiliated trades 
  • Perform assigned tasks in accordance with quality and production standards required by industry
  • Have a valid CWB in the process's being used
  • Have a valid B-pressure ticket in the processes being used if required



  • Journeyperson Certification and/or Interprovincial Red Seal
  • CSTS
  • H2S Alive
  • AWP
  • Fall Protection
  • Confined Space
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Overhead Crane & Rigging
  • Mask Fit Test

Welding Tickets: (must be current and within 6 mths) 

  • F3/F4 – Carbon SMAW 

  • F6/F5 – Stainless TIG 

  • F6 – Stainless GTAW 

  • F43 – Inconel 

  • CWB  

  • B-pressure  






With a significant presence in the construction, industrial maintenance, and turnaround sectors, Jardeg is the largest recruiter of skilled trades in Canada. In 2022 alone, we’ll be supporting over 10 million manhours of work and a peak headcount over 10,000.


If you’re a tradesperson working in Canada, our position across commercial, infrastructure, and industrial construction, plus maintenance and turnarounds means we have more than just a job for you. We have a lifetime of work.