Pipefitter Journeyperson - Suncor Firebag Maintenance


Fort McMurray, AB, CA


Position: Pipefitter Journeyperson - Suncor Firebag Maintenance

Project Type: Maintenance

Project Location: Suncor Firebag Maintenance 

Shift: Day

Schedule: 14/14 


Travel Details: Fly to and from site

GC: Graham

Allied Partner: Heartland Constructors Inc.

Reference Number: 25436 



Jardeg is currently seeking a Pipefitter Journeyperson to join the SUNCOR Firebag project team on site near Fort McMurray, Alberta. This is a temporary position on a 14 days on, 14 days off shift schedule ending in April 2025.


Steamfitter – pipefitters lay out, assemble, fabricate, maintain and repair piping systems which carry water, steam, chemicals or fuel used in heating, cooling, lubricating and other processes. Pipefitters also remove and replace worn components, do general maintenance work and may work on plant shutdowns.


Pipefitter Journeyperson Responsibilities:


  • Demonstrate knowledge of functional operation of various piping system components by measuring, cutting, threading, grooving and bending of pipes, valves and fittings.
  • Layout, assemble, fabricate, maintain and repair pressurized piping systems.
  • Hydrotest and install fabricated pipe spools within structural steel modular assemblies, adding designed supports as required.
  • Use testing equipment effectively to check for system leaks and troubleshoot fitting errors.
  • Maintain all tools, work area and equipment in a clean and orderly fashion.
  • Read and interpret client and company supplied construction fabrication drawings and specifications.
  • Red-line update drawings to an as-built condition.
  • Follow various Client policies & procedures including adherence to requirements of ISO 9001-2000.
  • Must be able to climb and work at heights.
  • Fluid English speaking & understanding necessary due to radio contact use in case of plant evacuation or medical emergency.


Minimum Requirements:


  • CSO (Common Safety Orientation) 
  • ESC Approved Fall Protection
  • ESC Approved Confined Space Entry & Monitor
  • ESC Elevated Work Platform/Ariel Work Platform
  • Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE)Training certification
  • WHMIS 2015 
  • Overhead Crane
  • Valid Full Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Journeyperson Ticket 




With a significant presence in the construction, industrial maintenance, and turnaround sectors, Jardeg is the largest recruiter of skilled trades in Canada. Annually, we support approximately 10 million hours of work and provide recruitment services for 10,000+ people.


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.