Scaffolder - Apprentices Job in Nisku for Brock Group |

Scaffolder - Apprentices

February 23 2021
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Health, Safety, Environment, Trades, Manual, Operator, Machinist, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Nisku, AB
A Scaffolders’ duties may vary from site to site, however the main responsibilities of a Scaffolder are to erect temporary work platforms using steel pipes, support braces and clamps with a high standard of workmanship using a variety of tools. Scaffolders work both indoors and outdoors, year-round in commercial and industrial settings.

  • Must have a minimum of three years' previous Scaffolding experience.
  • Valid certification from an accredited apprenticeship board.
  • Must be able to work for 8 hours at a time in an environment where temperatures may reach from 0 to 60° C, both indoors and outdoors in the sun.
  • Work in an environment in which vibrations and noise are moderate to severe and noise level may require the wearing of hearing protection devices.
  • Must be able to work in confined spaces for 4-7 hours per day; stand or walk for long periods.
  • Able to wear a full-face respirator for extended periods.
  • Climb and maintain balance on ladders and scaffolding at extreme heights.
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl.
  • Lift and carry objects weighing up to 50 pounds often and occasionally up to 100 pounds.
  • Maintain footing on surfaces which are sometimes slippery.
  • See well (naturally or with correction) and distinguish colors.
  • Hear well (naturally or with hearing aid).
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with other employees and supervision.
  • Use arms and hands to reach for, handle, and feel objects; and coordinate well the use of hands or fingers and eyes.
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from the work location.
  • Must comply with all safety regulations of Brock Canada.
  • Ensures that work is performed in accordance with Contractor Specifications and/or as directed by the Contractor’s Representative.
  • Ensures they are following the applicable Contractor’s Safety Procedures, OH&S, Provincial and/or Contractor’s safety requirements.
  • Assures that the proper materials, tools and equipment is being used for the specified tasks.
  • Reads specifications, such as blueprints and data, to determine requirements.
  • Able to install steel pipes, support braces and clamps to form bases for scaffolds.
  • Able to dismantle scaffold upon job completion.
  • Can identify the type of scaffolding material to be used for the job (frame, tube & clamp, system).
  • Able to thoroughly describe scaffolding materials.
  • Sort and organize material
  • Able to count and place orders for material
  • Required to complete safety paperwork such as FLRA’s, Start Cards, etc.

Department: Operations
This is a non-management position
This is a maintenance position
Shift: 7 & 7
Flights: Not Included
Accommodations: Camp
Start Date:
Projected Duration: Ongoing

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