Pipefitter/Assembly Lead

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Pipefitter/Assembly Lead Job Posted: 2018-04-12

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Compression & Process

Calgary, AB

Startec Compression & Process is a thriving privately owned company headquartered in Calgary that produces custom mission critical compression and refrigeration systems for a variety of industries. Startec devotes their industry leading expertise in refrigeration & compression technologies to solve their clients’ most technically challenging needs.  We create reliable solutions for extreme operating conditions and provide exceptional service, which is a cornerstone of our business.


We are currently recruiting an experienced Journeyman Pipefitter/Assembly Lead for our Calgary location. We offer an excellent work environment, opportunity for advancement and a full benefits package after 3 months.  The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years Lead-hand experience combined with 5+ years pipefitting & assembly experience in a manufacturing environment.



  • Journeyperson Certificate (Red Seal interprovincial preferred)
  • 5+ years pipefitting & assembly experience in a fabrication shop environment
  • A minimum of 2 years previous Lead-hand experience
  • A team player with good organizational skills and excellent communication skills
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent product knowledge
  • Pre-employment medical required


  • Maintain a safe work environment
  • Direct, mentor and train apprentices
  • Manage assigned work to be completed
  • Participate in planning and solving problems
  • Prepare cross over reports
  • Communicate with shift counterpart
  • Participate in safety and company programs
  • Team player with positive engagement
  • Installation and placement of major equipment.
  • Installation and supporting of spooling.
  • Skid layout for small bore piping.
  • Fitting of socket and screwed small bore pipe.
  • Read, interpret and red-line (Isometrics, P&ID's, G.A.’s) 
  • Tack welding experience
  • Liaise with shipping & receiving
  • Participate in project reviews with engineering & drafting

Please apply directly or forward your resume, quoting the job title above, in confidence to Careers@startec.ca


We thank you for your application and interest in our organization.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.