Pipefitter Journeypersons & Apprentices - CNRL Albian Shutdown/Outages


Fort McMurray, AB, CA, T9H 2K4


Position: Pipefitter Journeypersons & Apprentices - CNRL Albian Shutdown/Outages 

Project Type: Maintenance

Project Location: CNRL Albian 

Shift: Day or Night 

Schedule: 21/4 or 6/1 

Accommodations: Camp

Travel Details: Fly-in/Fly-out

GC: Graham

Allied Partner: Heartland Constructors Inc.

Reference Number: 21954 



Jardeg is recruiting Pipefitter Journeypersons and Pipefitter Apprentices for Future Opportunities with the CNRL Albian project team on site north of Fort McMurray, Alberta. 


Line up your outage and shutdown work for 2023, now. We have outages starting as early as January and our scheduled turnaround event at Jack Pine Mine and Muskeg River Mine in the Ore Prep, Extraction and Froth areas is anticipated to one of the largest events to date at 75 days, we have the scope of work to maximize your turnaround season.


Shift schedules will be on a 24/4 or 6/1 rotation, 12 hours per day with daily overtime.


A competitive travel allowance will be provided to any worker from out of Province, and charter flights are provided from Calgary/Edmonton to site! While working on site, workers will be staying at the Albian Village Camp which will provide hot meals, lodging, workout facility, Wi-Fi, commissary and much more! We also have new HIGHER rates for all craft workers!


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 shut-downs.


A Pipefitter will be expected to do but are not limited to the following tasks:


  • 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 piping systems which carry water, steam, chemicals or fuel used in heating, cooling, lubricating and other processes.
  • 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 company and Client policies & procedures including adherence to requirements of ISO 9001-2000.


Position Qualifications:

  • Certified Journeyperson and/or holds a valid recognized credential OR active Pipefitter / Steamfitter apprenticeship in good standing
  • Common Safety Orientation (CSO) or CSTS-09
  • Energy Safety Canada Certified Confined Space Entry
  • Energy Safety Canada Certified Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection
  • Basic Rigging Certification
  • Aerial Work Platform (AWP)
  • Valid Government Issued Identification




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.