Altex Industries Inc. - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Altex Industries is a fabrication, engineering and service company that specializes in providing heat transfer equipment and service for the oil & gas, pulp & paper and petrochemical industry domestically and internationally. We are currently looking for an individual to fill a full-time Sandblaster/Painter position. Some of the responsibilities and qualifications are as follows:

Major Areas of Responsibilities:

- Paint and Sandblast

- Ensure client specifications are followed

Primary Objectives:

- Sandblasting

- Painting

- Internal coating

- Check drawings

- Order materials

- Quality control

- Maintenance

- Housekeeping

- Time cards

- Contact inspectors

- Update client specifications books

- Other duties as assigned

Required Skills and Abilities:

-The ability to work independently and collaboratively.

- The ability to multi-task with strong attention to detail and set priorities.

- Strong verbal and written communication skills.

- Introductory knowledge in Microsoft desktop and server applications.

- Strong organizational skills.

- Interpersonal skills.

- Creativity skills.

Position Requirements:

- Report for work on time ready to perform assigned tasks. In addition, ensure your personal contact information is up to date with position supervisor.

- Ensure compliance with Altex’s Policies and Procedures.

- Report immediately, any injury or accident and assist with any investigation as required.

- Care for and safeguard any Altex property assigned directly to you or in your personal workspace.

- Ability to paint sandblast per required specifications.

Physical Demands:

- Shop Operation Environment

- Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities – tight deadlines, physically demanding, bending, crouching, kneeling, repetitive tasks

- Weight Handling – Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Education/Certification and Experience:

- Journeyman Ticket

- NACE Inspection Certificate – Level 2 preferred (not required)

- High school diploma or equivalent

- 1 to 3 years of experience

Work Environment:

- Work overtime/outdoors, if required.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • sandblasting: 3 years (Preferred)
  • painting: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Edmonton, AB (Preferred)


  • Industrial Painter Journeyman (Preferred)