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Mechanical fitter Aug 8, 2013

About Iyinisiw


“Iyinisiw” means “wise” in Cree. It is our goal to achieve the ultimate benefit for our customers, our industry and our people in a sustainable manner.


Iyinisiw Management Inc. provides engineering and contracting services to the pulp and paper industry. We offer engineering and contracting solutions to our customers that include construction, installation and commissioning, as well as project management. We also perform equipment and system maintenance, de-bottlenecking, and facility upgrades. Please visit www.iyinisiw.com for additional information.



Job Description


Title: Mechanical fitter


Number of Openings:12


Reports to: Foreperson, Fabrication Shop Manager


Location: The job is based in Port Mellon, BC, however, travel to other project sites in BC is required


Duration: Permanent

Compensation: $29.60 to 37.00/h, pension and health benefits


Work Hours: full time, 40hours/week, overtime at 1.5 times regular wages



Responsibilities and Tasks


-       Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables or study sample parts to determine assembly and installation to be performed, and plan best sequence of work

-       To do the preparation of foundation for installation of equipment, performing and checking of alignment during installation.

-       To do the hoisting and assisting the operators for lifting  and positioning of equipment

-       Set up and/or operate hand and machine tools, welding equipment  perform corrective action or minor repairs

-       Examine detailed drawings or specifications to find out job, material and equipment requirements

-       Set up and adjust machines and equipment

-       To assemble piping systems including pipe fit ups.

-       Fit and assemble metal parts, tools or sub-assemblies, including welding or brazing parts

-       Cut, thread, bend and install hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines

-       Dismantle faulty tools and assemblies and repair or replace defective parts

-       Clean, lubricate and maintain equipment and replacement parts as required

-       Document work completed

-       Actively participate in the safety program of Iyinisiw

-       Other tasks as related to machining and assigned during the course of business



Required Qualifications


-       A journey person certificate and min 5 years work experience in the trade is required. Completion of secondary school or vocational school or a high school degree with a minimum of 10 years work experience in the trade will also be considered.

-       Must be able to read, write and communicate in English

-       Experiences in paper&pulp industry or related heavy industry is an asset.

-       Ability to read and interpret drawings and documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

-       Ability to write routine reports and correspondence

-       Mechanical fitter trade certification is considered an asset

-       Safety tickets are considered an asset

-       Interprovincial Red Seal is an asset

-       Valid driver’s license is an asset


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