Pipefitter Journeypersons & Apprentices - Maintenance Nova Chemicals


Red Deer, CA


Position: Pipefitter Journeypersons & Apprentices - Maintenance Nova Chemicals 

Project Type: Maintenance

Project Location: Nova Joffre 

Shift: Day 

Schedule: 4/3 shift; 10 hrs/day 

Accommodations: Local

Travel Details: Not Available

GC: Graham

Allied Partner: Quinn Construction Ltd.

Reference Number: 25328 


Jardeg is recruiting Pipefitter Journeyperson to join the Quinn Construction Maintenance team at the NOVA Chemicals site near Red Deer, Alberta.


The NOVA Chemicals Joffre manufacturing facility lies just east of Red Deer, Alberta and is one the largest ethylene and polyethylene production complexes in the world.  Be part of an operations team that displays a safe and caring attitude for employees, the community, and the environment. Come home every night knowing you are contributing to a more sustainable, zero plastic waste future.  Grow your career at the NOVA Joffre Facility with clean working conditions and a focus on employee engagement


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.


Reporting to site supervision, the role of Journeyperson Pipefitter will be expected to start ASAP. Shift will be 4 days on 3 days off, 10 hours/day, day shift only. This position will perform general pipefitter work at our client’s facility located in Joffre.


Only local candidates will be considered.




  • Strong mechanical aptitude with a focus on quality
  • Understand ISO metric drawings.
  • Measure, cut, thread, groove, bend, assemble and install piping, valves, and fittings
  • Join pipe sections, related equipment and secure in position
  • Use testing equipment to check systems for leaks
  • Contribute to pre-job Toolbox meetings
  • Ensure PTA cards are included as part of each job/task
  • Conduct regular worksite inspections to monitor workmanship and safety compliance
  • Comply with Quinn and client safety policies and procedures
  • High degree of safety awareness and a commitment to safety (his/hers and others)


Minimum Requirements


  • Registered Steamfitter/Pipefitter with previous maintenance or project experience.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Alberta Drivers’ License and meet requirements of Quinn Approved Driver Program
  • Able to meet conditions outlined on the Physical Demands Analysis
  • Achieve 100% completion of mandatory Quinn and client training
  • Pre-access Drug & Alcohol test
  • Training Required: CSTS 2020, Energy Safety Canada Confined Space Entry, Energy Safety Canada Fall Protection


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.