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 area 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”. 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 area 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 area 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 area 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”. 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.

Position Summary

STRAIT is currently recruiting an Operations Coordinator (Dispatcher) – Permanent – Full Time

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with Project Managers and Supervisors for manpower, equipment and materials as per project specifications
  • Schedule, coordinate and dispatch resources including manpower, equipment and materials
  • Light transportation and logistics including monitor personnel and/or equipment locations and utilization to coordinate service and schedules
  • Liaison with HR Onboarding, HSE, and QC for project-specific requirements
  • Troubleshooting and resolving day-to-day issues and activities regarding field personnel, equipment, and materials
  • Fuel Card System Management
 

Skills

  • Dispatching and field experience would be considered an asset
  • Parts/Procurement experience would be considered an asset
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks
  • Strong organizational and coordination skills
  • Excellent time management, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing situations, schedules, and hours

 

To Apply:  Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “Operations Coordinator”.  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.

We are looking to grow our team at our Fort St John Branch for our 2021 Project Season!

Project Positions we are hiring: Above Ground Coating Technicians

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities for continuous education and advancement
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry

 

What do we require?

  • Previous experience with above ground coating
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • PCST or CSTS 2020
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Class 5 License with a Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Confined Space – asset
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to Work Safely
  • Ability to Work within an Awesome Team

 

Please submit your resume for consideration to Project Positions for upcoming employment opportunities.

We are looking to grow our team at our Fort St John Branch for our 2021 Project Season!

Project Positions we are hiring: Abrasive Blaster

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities for continuous education and advancement
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry

 

What do we require?

  • Previous experience with abrasive blasting
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • PCST or CSTS 2020
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Class 5 License with a Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Confined Space – asset
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to Work Safely
  • Ability to Work within an Awesome Team

 

Please submit your resume for consideration to Project Positions for upcoming employment opportunities.

We are looking to grow our team at our Fort St John Branch for our 2021 Project Season!

Project Positions we are hiring: Truck Driver

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities for continuous education and advancement
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry

 

What do we require?

  • Valid Class 1 Driver’s License with a clean driver’s abstract is required
  • Must have experience in the operation of heavy trucks and trailers
  • Able to work flexible shifts, which may include Saturdays, Sunday, and evenings
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Fall Protection
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to Work Safely
  • Ability to Work within an Awesome Team

 

Please submit your resume for consideration to Project Positions for upcoming employment opportunities.

We are looking to grow our team at our Fort St John Branch for our 2021 Project Season for Maintenance, Facility, and Turnaround Projects!

Project Positions we are hiring: Apprentices – Pipefitter/Welder

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities for continuous education and advancement
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Working alongside some of the best in the industry

 

What do we require?

  • Registered Apprentice
  • Maintenance, Facility, and Turnaround experience required
  • Aerial Work Platform – asset
  • Bonding and Grounding
  • H2S Alive
  • First Aid Level 1
  • Ground Disturbance Level 2
  • PCST or CSTS
  • Common Safety Orientation
  • Confined Space and Fall Protection would be considered an asset
  • Class 5 License with Clean Abstract would be considered an asset
  • Willingness to learn
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to Work Safely
  • Ability to Work within an Awesome Team

 

Please submit your resume for consideration to Project Positions for upcoming employment opportunities.

Position Summary

STRAIT is currently recruiting a QC Coordinator – Permanent – Full Time

Role and Responsibilities

  • Develop project QC deliverables 
  • Verify Project personnel qualifications
  • Ensure project Inspection test plans are understood and followed by project staff
  • Conduct quality checks to verify and record data
  • Verify project material
  • Record all project NCR/PAR/CAR’s
  • Ensure subcontractors adhere to project ITP’s
  • Compile project turn over packages
  • Ensure client progressive sign off
  • Liaison with client inspectors
  • Report to QC Supervisor.

 

Requirements

  • Common Safety Orientation
  • CSTS 09/CSTS 2020/PCST
  • Driver’s License – Class 5
  • First Aid
  • H2S

 

To Apply:  Please submit a current resume to resumes@strait.ca and put in the subject line of your email “QC Coordinator”.  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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