Ironworker Journeypersons - SHELL Scotford


Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CA


Position:  Ironworker Journeyperson - Shell Scotford  

Project Type: Maintenance

Project Location: ​​​​​​​SHELL Scotford  

Shift: Day 

Schedule: 10 days on, 4 days off 

Accommodations: Local Only

Travel Details: Not Available

GC: Graham

Allied Partner: ​​​​​​​Heartland Constructors Inc.

Reference Number: 26005 



Jardeg is currently recruiting Ironworker Journeypersons to join our SHELL Scotford maintenance scope near Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta. This is a temporary position on a 5/2 schedule until October 31, 2024.


Retention Bonus: $3.00 per hour will be offered throughout the duration of the project.


Ironworkers 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.



  • 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



  • Journeyperson Certification and/or Interprovincial Red Seal
  • CSTS
  • Fall Protection
  • Confined Space
  • AWP
  • Fire Watch
  • Breathing Air with Bottle Watch
  • Mask Fit Test





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.