Lead Hand - Industrial Piping

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Location: Fort MacKay, AB, Canada
Job ID: R6564
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are a Journeyperson Pipefitter with leadership experience, looking for a great wage, extensive benefits, and a company who prides themselves on safety.

Join the Ledcor Industrial team in Fort McMurray, AB now!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Lead small crews of pipefitters, labourers and operators, and support the Piping Foreperson on the daily operations of an industrial shutdown project
  • Demonstrates knowledge of functional operation of various piping system components by measuring, cutting, threading, and bolting up, valves and fittings
  • Performs bolt up, rigging, and hydro testing
  • Assembles and installs piping sections according to blueprints and job specifications
  • Working safely in a team environment such as working with a crew of pipefitters or working with a welder
  • Performs physically demanding tasks such as cutting openings for pipe while standing for extended periods of time and securing pipe in hard to reach areas


  • Must have previous leadership or supervisory experience in an industrial setting
  • Must have a Journeyperson Pipefitter ticket
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
  • Previous experience on industrial construction or pipeline projects is required
  • Previous experience working with sidebooms is highly desirable
  • Regional Orientation or BSO (Basic Safety Orientation) are considered an asset


Work Conditions:

  • Applicants that reside in Ft. McMurray, AB will be given preference due to the location of this project
  • Shift based role, working 14 on, 7 off, 10-12 hour days
  • Camp and travel are not provided
  • Project to commence in August 2021, lasting 5-6 weeks, with potential to transfer to other Ledcor projects
  • Benefits provided by CLAC
  • Work will be primarily outdoors in various weather conditions

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor Pipeline offers a unique set of pipeline services unmatched anywhere in the oil and gas industry. From pipeline construction to investigative digs and subcontractor management, we are accustomed to operating in challenging terrain, and we maintain some of the largest pipeline networks in the world. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.  

Date Posted
Jul 26, 2021

Fort MacKay Industrial Park Lot 21, Fort MacKay, AB, Canada