Company Details

Canada Rig Mats Ltd.


Job Title: Welder and Mat Builder

Setting: Outdoors

Location: 10285 Dallas Drive, Kamloops, BC, V2C 6T4

Hours: Monday to Friday / 7:00am to 3:30pm with option for overtime

Duties: For the majority of the time, the selected candidate will be welding rig mat cap plates to rig mat frames using SMAW in the flat position. Other tasks include placing rig mat blocks into rig mat frame, operating hydraulic jack, operating vertical band saw, assisting crane operator with guiding rig mats into stacks, assisting crane operator in loading trucks and general cleanup. Hours towards apprenticeship are offered.

Requirements: Physically fit, willingness to learn, able to work outdoors in all weather conditions and ability to lift 50lbs.

PPE Requirements: CSA approved steel-toed boots, welding helmet and proper outdoor clothing for all seasons (especially fall, winter and spring months)

Employer Supplied PPE: Safety glasses, hearing protection, gloves, coveralls, hardhat and hi-vis vest

Employer Supplied Benefits: Life coverage, long term disability coverage, vision care, health care, paramedical care and dental coverage

Compensation: $17.50/hr starting wage.


We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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