Welder (Completions) wanted in canada

Baker Hughes offers the opportunity for a Welder to join our Completions division based in Leduc, AB.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Under general supervision, performs welding applications within one or more work teams
  • Perform welding, hand grinding and sand blasting applications on drill bits and fishing tools
  • Conducts visual and in-process inspections in accordance with API and ISO quality specifications
  • Helps facilitate the team in diagnosing, troubleshooting, and solving welding problems that enhance through-put within the work team
  • Responsible for supporting the team and team’s objectives
  • Required to pass periodic welding tests and qualifications in compliance with qualification procedures
  • Assembly and maintenance of various completion and fishing tools
  • Perform functional testing on assemblies as well as tests required by the customer’s criteria
  • Operates test equipment ensuring settings and calibration are in compliance with engineering standards
  • Regular use of forklift and overhead crane
  • Decommission and cleaning of tool assemblies and conducting analysis of wear and abuse
  • Refurbishment of tool sub-assemblies within the completions and fishing product lines
  • Administrative tasks including documentation of analysis, repairs, test results etc. as well as preparation of assemblies for shipment

  • High School Diploma
  • Apprentice Welder
  • 6+ years of welding experience in a shop environment

  • Previous MIG and TIG welding experience

  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints

  • Good electrical/mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to stand during majority of shift, occasionally lift/carry up to 50 pounds and occasionally push/pull up to 10 pounds of force

  • Ability to use hands and wrists repetitively while using hand tools

  • Ability to work overtime hours as needed
  • Ability to work an “on call” rotating weekend schedule as needed
  • Excellent work ethic with the ability to work with minimal supervision and self-driven to complete task timely and accurately
  • Ability to operate forklift and overhead crane in accordance to Baker Hughes safety policy

  • Excellent communication and interaction skills along with the ability to work well with others as well as an individual
Desired Characteristics:
  • Journeyman Welder

  • Baker Hughes Welding specifications/certifications a plus
  • Experience on operating a grinding machine, hard facing, and fabrication are added advantage


Leduc, AB T9E 0R8
This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Job: Manufacturing
Primary Location: North America-Canada-Alberta-LEDUC


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