• Journeyman B Pressure Welder
Compass is recruiting for a Journeyman B Pressure Welder. Reporting to the Foreman and Lead Hand of the Vessels/Spooling department this position is responsible for all providing skilled, high quality, B Pressure welding for the fabrication of vessels while working within time schedules and maintaining quality standards. This is a night shift position at this time.


Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following:

Read and interpret blueprints and/or welding process specifications
Follow all welding procedures as required
Proficient in the set-up and operation of welding machines and relevant equipment
Understand and participate in the Quality Control Program
Follow written and oral instructions from the Foreman/Lead Hand
Communicate with Foreman/Lead Hand to identify material or equipment deficiencies
Communicate with other workers to ensure timely job progression
Direct, coach, and mentor apprentices as required
Organize and keep work area and equipment clean and functional
Participate in Compass Safety Program including accident investigations and worksite inspections
Wear PPE and observe Health & Safety polices at all times
Work and operate equipment in a safe and competent manner
Assist in other areas of shop as required and assigned by Foreman/Lead Hand


The successful candidate will possess the following:
Journeyman Welder with a valid B Pressure Certificate
A minimum of 2 years of related experience in vessels and spooling
Vessel fitting a definite asset but not required at this time
Must have own tools as per the company tool list for Tradesmen
Knowledge and understanding of Quality Control procedures: CWB, ASME, ABSA
Knowledge and understanding of OH&S, rigging, sling, and crane operation procedures
Strong organizational, time management, and problem solving skills
Team player with attention to detail
Ability to stand for long periods of time, and lift up to 50 lbs on a regular basis
Able to work in a noisy, smoky, dusty shop environment with varying temperatures

Company Description

Everything we do at Compass is geared towards providing industry leading oil & gas process and compression products for our customers.

Established in 2001 and headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Compass offers equipment designed for a wide range of applications including; Gas Gathering and Processing, Acid Gas, Vapour Recovery, Gas Lift, Storage, Separation, Refrigeration, Overheads and Solution Gas.

We complement our Process and Compressor packages with in-house engineering, quality fabrication, field services and retrofitting capabilities to ensure support throughout the project lifecycle.

Compass employees are team players focused on working together to consistently deliver value to our clients. Our expanding team is always looking for knowledgeable, ambitious and innovative professionals who can help us grow our business


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