Shop Assistant

Website FortisBC

Job Description:

A Shop Assistant shall carry out semi-skilled operations in a Shop such as uncrate, clean and prepare for assembly all parts, equipment, raw materials, etc. used for fabrication or repair in a Shop and/or field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Shall clean items returned from the field using mechanical or hand operated equipment, carry out dismantling of designated tools and equipment to permit servicing and assist with the assembly of similar equipment.
  • Shall use hand and power operated tools such as hand drills, sanders, saws, impact wrenches, pipe threaders, power brushes and stud setters required to carry out his/her work.
  • Shall also use power operated machines such as pipe threading machine, hydraulic press, drill press, grinders, etc.
  • Shall carry out standard prefabricated assemblies and assist in the assembly of pipe and fittings during the construction and/or maintenance of prefabricated meter sets, regulator stations or similar assemblies. Will work under direction as required by the nature and complexity of the job.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to acquire a thorough knowledge of theory and operation of material and equipment relating to the operation of Prefab, Weld, Machine, and Meter Shops.
  • Ability to become proficient in the use of power operated and hand tools.
  • Ability to learn simple pipe fitting. Initiative and sense of responsibility.
  • Ability to meet the public as a representative of FortisBC.

Job Details:

Company: FortisBC

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Oliver, BC, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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