Welder

AGI Westeel

Dates

Closing: May 13, 2022

Posted: April 13, 2022

Location

Nobleford, AB, Canada

Job Department

General

To apply for this position, please send your resume to lindsey.jakober@aggrowth.com. Please use the job title as the subject line for reference.

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About AGI

 

AGI is a global food-based infrastructure company publicly traded in Canada. With over 4,200 employees and over 30 global manufacturing brands, AGI is a leading provider of equipment and technology solutions for agricultural commodities including seed, fertilizer, grain and feed systems and an expanding platform for food processing facilities.

We are Canada’s largest manufacturer of grain aeration and natural air grain drying equipment under the Grain Guard and Keho brand names. We also manufacture Westeel petroleum storage tanks and smoothwall fertilizer and grain storage bins. As a division of AGI, we have dealers and distributors nationally and internationally to meet the needs of our customers worldwide. We currently have over 100 employees operating out of 200,000 square feet of manufacturing facility in Nobleford, Alberta (approx. 20 mins north of Lethbridge).

The Opportunity

We are actively seeking a Welder to join our petroleum tank manufacturing team at AGI Nobleford.  In this role, you will be responsible for building welded assemblies per engineering documents while following established production standards.  You will also be responsible for following all company safety policies and quality procedures.  

Responsibilities

  • Work in confined space and at heights requiring a fall arrest system
  • Build welded assemblies for new products and changes to existing products per engineering documents and established production standards.
  • Operate other necessary equipment and performing tasks necessary to complete parts to specifications.
  • Propose potential quality or productivity enhancements i.e. continual improvements
  • Review of finished assemblies & parts to ensure accuracy against drawings & BOMs.
  • Report fabrication issues and assist in resolutions as required.
  • Participate in safety program, department meetings, and other plant policies and initiatives.

Qualifications

  • Ability to gain CWB certification in sub arc welding as well as MIG and flux core welding in the horizontal, flat, vertical, down hand, and overhead positions
  • Proven ability to work safely
  • Able to work in fast paced environment handling heavy loads and standing for long periods of time
  • Able to lift and maneuver 50 pounds repeatedly
  • Familiarity with the use of Jigs & fixtures.
  • Possess attention to detail, problem solving, and communication skills
  • Able to read, understand and follow blueprints and welding symbols
  • Effective oral and written communication
  • Exemplary attendance record

 

 

How To Apply 

Apply today! Click the Apply Today button above or email lindsey.jakober@aggrowth.com with your cover letter and resume and note the job you’re applying for in the subject line. 

We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue in the interview process will be contacted.

AGI is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.