Careers

Why STRAIT?

Strait is continuously looking for people with a positive attitude and willingness to learn. We offer an excellent opportunity to develop your skills, build new skills, and advance your career. Our employees can expect a fulfilling and safe work environment with development opportunities. See our current openings below.

What we require to work for us:

  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid
  • Ground Disturbance Level 2 ACGA Endorsed
  • CSTS 2020 or PCST
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Safety and Positive Attitude  

Current Openings:

We’re always looking for skilled, enthusiastic individuals to join our team. Browse current opportunities by location below. We welcome resumes for open positions listed below, but may not retain unsolicited resumes.

STRAIT Pipeline and Facility Construction and Maintenance

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting Indentured First and Second Year Apprentice Structural Welders for shop work in Grande Prairie, AB.

Qualifications:

  • Indentured Apprenticeship
  • CWB FCAW – All Position
  • First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • PCTS or CSTS

Required Skills:

  • Previous structural welding experience
  • Read and interpret blueprints and welding procedures
  • Build in accordance to company supplied fabrication drawings
  • Red-line update drawings to as-built conditions
  • Use and knowledge of testing procedures, protocols and testing equipment
  • Maintain all tools, and work in a clean and orderly fashion


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Apprentice Welder” or apply in person at 8701 – 102 Street Clairmont, AB. All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting ticketed Pipefitters for Facility work throughout Western Canada.

Qualifications:

  • Journeyperson or Red Seal Certification
  • Fall Arrest
  • First Aid Level 1
  • H2S Alive
  • PCTS or CSTS
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • WHMIS
  • Zoomboom / Forklift (considered an asset)

Required Skills:

  • Previous Oilfield Facility experience
  • Read and interpret blueprints and welding procedures
  • Build in accordance to company supplied fabrication drawings
  • Red-line update drawings to as-built conditions
  • Use and knowledge or testing procedures, protocols and testing equipment
  • Ordering and receiving of materials required for fabrication
  • Willing to travel to fabrication yard or site
  • Maintain all tools, and work are in a clean and orderly fashion


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Pipefitter” or apply in person at 11480 Enterprise Way, Fort St. John, BC. All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting Apprentice Pipefitters / Pipefitter Helpers for Facility work throughout Western Canada.

Qualifications:

  • Indentured Apprenticeship
  • Fall Arrest
  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • PCTS or CSTS
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • WHMIS

Required Skills:

  • Previous Oilfield Facility experience
  • Read and interpret blueprints and welding procedures
  • Build in accordance to company supplied fabrication drawings
  • Red-line update drawings to as-built conditions
  • Use and knowledge or testing procedures, protocols and testing equipment
  • Ordering and receiving of materials required for fabrication
  • Willing to travel to fabrication yard or site
  • Maintain all tools, and work are in a clean and orderly fashion


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Apprentice Pipefitter” or apply in person at 11480 Enterprise Way, Fort St. John, BC. All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting ticketed Pipefitters for Facility work throughout Western Canada.

Qualifications:

  • Journeyperson or Red Seal Certification
  • Fall Arrest
  • First Aid Level 1
  • H2S Alive
  • PSTS or CSTS
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • WHMIS
  • Zoomboom / Forklift (considered an asset)

Required Skills:

  • Previous Oilfield Facility experience
  • Read and interpret blueprints and welding procedures
  • Build in accordance to company supplied fabrication drawings
  • Red-line update drawings to as-built conditions
  • Use and knowledge or testing procedures, protocols and testing equipment
  • Ordering and receiving of materials required for fabrication
  • Willing to travel to fabrication yard or site
  • Maintain all tools, and work are in a clean and orderly fashion


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Pipefitter” or apply in person at 8701 – 102 Street, Clairmont, AB. All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting ticketed Pipefitters for night shift camp work in Southern BC.  This project is a 14/14 night shift (5 PM – 5:30 AM) rotation in camp.  This project does NOT allow for the use or compensation of sub-contractor trucks.

Qualifications:

  • Journeyperson or Indentured Apprentice
  • Fall Arrest
  • First Aid Level 1
  • H2S Alive
  • PSTS or CSTS
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • 12 Panel Drug and Alcohol Testing is mandatory
  • Level 1 – 50 LB Fitness-for-work testing is mandatory

Required Skills:

  • Previous Oilfield Facility experience
  • Read and interpret blueprints and welding procedures
  • Build in accordance to company supplied fabrication drawings
  • Red-line update drawings to as-built conditions
  • Use and knowledge or testing procedures, protocols and testing equipment
  • Ordering and receiving of materials required for fabrication
  • Willing to travel to fabrication yard or site
  • Maintain all tools, and work are in a clean and orderly fashion


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Pipefitter – NIGHTS”.  All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting Apprentice Pipefitters / Pipefitter Helpers for Facility work throughout Western Canada.

Qualifications:

  • Indentured Apprenticeship
  • Fall Arrest
  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • PSTS or CSTS
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • WHMIS

Required Skills:

  • Previous Oilfield Facility experience
  • Read and interpret blueprints and welding procedures
  • Build in accordance to company supplied fabrication drawings
  • Red-line update drawings to as-built conditions
  • Use and knowledge or testing procedures, protocols and testing equipment
  • Ordering and receiving of materials required for fabrication
  • Willing to travel to fabrication yard or site
  • Maintain all tools, and work are in a clean and orderly fashion


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Apprentice Pipefitter” or apply in person at 8701 – 102 Street, Clairmont, AB. All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is looking for experienced Labourers and Welder Helpers for project based Pipeline and Facility work throughout Western Canada.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Identify and report hazards or unsafe work practices
  • Participate in pre-job toolbox meetings to identify potential hazards and measures to eliminate or minimize them
  • Load and unload construction materials, and move materials to work areas
  • Remove debris at construction sites
  • Assist in aligning pipes and perform related activities during oil and gas pipeline construction
  • Fuel equipment when needed
  • Clean construction work areas
  • Assist Welder in providing required materials and tools
  • Assist in the preparation of material for welding by cutting or grinding using pipe cutters, hammer and chisel, cutting torch, and/or grinder
  • Set material in stands, racks, hoists, etc. for welding
  • Set up equipment and weld parts
  • Operate metal cleaning equipment to remove excess welds, rust, scale and other materials from surfaces of metal products
  • Complete tasks directed by the supervisor

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • 1 year+ within pipeline and facility construction
  • Safety Certifications required: Standard First Aid, Enform H2S, CSTS or PCST and ACGA Endorsed Ground Disturbance Supervisory or Level II
  • Safe and positive attitude


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Labourer/Welder Helper” or apply in-person at 11480 Enterprise Way, Fort St John, BC. All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting an experienced and ticketed Coating QC Inspection Supervisor for shop work based out of our Grande Prairie, AB Coating Group. Possibility of some field work, if required.

Qualifications

  • NACE Level 2 (will consider NACE 1 with experience)
  • Fall Arrest
  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Class 5 Drivers License 
 

Required Skills

  • At least 5 years of experience as an Inspector and Supervisor in an industrial coating environment.
  • Experience in client spec review and ITP development.
  • Must be able to perform inspections as required and work as a liaison with client representative.
  • Computer experience is mandatory.
  • Clean Class 5 license to operate a company vehicle is mandatory for this position.


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume and drivers abstract to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Coating Inspector”.  All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting ticketed Coating Operations Supervisors for field work throughout Western Canada.  This position is based out of our Grande Prairie, AB Coating Group.

Qualifications

  • NACE Level 1
  • Fall Arrest
  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Class 5 Drivers License 
 

Required Skills

  • At least 5 years of experience as a Field Supervisor in an industrial coating environment.
  • Plural component and 100% solids coating experience is an asset.
  • Maintain all tools, and work in a clean and orderly fashion.
  • Clean Class 5 license to operate a company vehicle is mandatory for this position.


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume and drivers abstract to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Coating Supervisor”.  All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting experienced Industrial Painters/Coaters for shop and field work based out of Grande Prairie, AB.

Qualifications

  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Zoom Boom/Telehandler Certification an asset
  • Class 5 Drivers License 
 

Required Skills

  • Previous experience or knowledge of abrasive blasting and industrial coating.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Work in a team environment.
  • Able to follow directions specific to task at hand.
  • Adhering to all company policies, procedures and practices.
  • Strictly follow and enforce all safety measures.
  • Maintain all tools, and work in a clean and orderly fashion.
  • Clean Class 5 license to operate a company vehicle is mandatory for this position.


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume and drivers abstract to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Painter”.  All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

Position Summary:

STRAIT is currently recruiting experienced Industrial Sandblasters for shop and field work based out of Grande Prairie, AB.

Qualifications

  • Standard First Aid
  • H2S Alive
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Zoom Boom/Telehandler Certification an asset
  • Class 5 Drivers License 
 

Required Skills

  • Previous experience or knowledge of abrasive blasting and industrial coating.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Work in a team environment.
  • Able to follow directions specific to task at hand.
  • Adhere to all company policies, procedures and practices.
  • Strictly follow and enforce all safety measures.
  • Maintain all tools, and work in a clean and orderly fashion.
  • Clean Class 5 license to operate a company vehicle is mandatory for this position.


To Apply:  
Please submit a current resume and drivers abstract to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Sandblaster”.  All applicants will be reviewed and will be kept in the strictest of confidence. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position however only those most suited will be contacted.

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