Welder – Manufacturing Division West Kelowna

March 26, 2019

Welder – Manufacturing Division West Kelowna

Alpine Aerotech is repair, maintenance and overhaul facility for Bell Helicopters that was founded in 1991 and grown from 4 employees to 140 in 2019. Our Head office is based in West Kelowna, with an additional Hanger in Abbotsford.  Aerotech has flourished by focusing on customer service, technical expertise, quality of workmanship and delivering what we promise.  Aerotech has established a reputation as a high quality service provider to Bell Helicopter operators and achieves an extremely high level of repeat customers and referrals.

We are seeking a qualified GTAW (TIG) welder, whom is interested in welding thin gauge titanium, stainless steels, aluminum, and other high nickel alloys. This dynamic position will require general fabrication and assembly activities as required.

Responsibilities:

  • Majority thin gauge (≥ 0.020”) GTAW welding (TIG), occasionally GMAW welding (MIG).  
  • General fabrication/assembly for various manufacturing activities.
  • Inventory management of welding rod, welding equipment, and shop consumables.
  • General equipment and workspace maintenance.

 

Qualifications/Skills

  • Experienced GTAW (TIG) welder.
  • Certificate/Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution. (Welder Foundation/Class “C” or greater).
  • Experience welding/fitting to tight tolerances.
  • Familiar interpreting process documentation, technical data, and engineering drawings.
  • Ability to organize and work with minimal supervision.
  • Willing to assist in general manufacturing activities as required.
  • Familiarity with thin gauge materials listed above and aircraft standards preferred but not necessary.

 

Please send resumes to HR@alpineaerotech.com

Only qualified applicants will be contacted.