General Job Description
The Scaffolder is responsible for planning, coordinating and executing all scaffolding related jobs as well as ensuring that assigned activities are timed and completed in accordance with established quality standards and practices. In addition, the Scaffolder takes responsibility for the quality and quantity of work as well as the safety and cleanliness of his/her work area.
Job Duties and Accountabilities may include,
- Erecting, modifying and dismantling temporary work support platforms or structures that hold workers, tools, equipment, and construction components.
- Erecting protective hoardings using tarps or poly ethylene/propylene material (shrink wrap).
- Performing basic carpentry; build/repair wood walkways or stair access.
- Performing erections using System or Tube and Clamp type scaffolding.
- Assisting in the fabrication, building and/or erection of scaffold structures made of wood and metal.
- Providing other trades with safe, secure access to areas both indoors and outdoors.
- Assisting in tracking of on-site scaffolding materials.
- Performing recertifications as required.
- Performing general maintenance of vehicles including pre-operational checks, cleaning, lubricating and refilling as necessary.
- Assisting in small project estimates.
- Performing other activities as directed.
Education, Skills and Abilities Required
- Journeyman certification or equivalent (must provide proof of hours relevant to scaffolding).
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
- Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
- Demonstrate practical problem solving ability.
- Highly motivated self-starter able to work with minimal supervision.
- Climb heights and conduct work with proper safety restraints.
- Lift heavy loads up to 50 lbs.
- OSP is a certified SAIA training facility. We can facilitate your progression through the scaffolding trade.
- Fall Arrest
- Fit Test Ticket (full Face AV 3000 & North 7700 Half Mask)
- Confined Space
- H2S Alive
- Driver’s Abstract (less than 4 demerits)
Tool List Required
- 10/12 inch crescent wrench
- Torpedo level in good order
- 20-ounce smooth face hammer
- Scaffold belt
- Kline nips
- Nail pouch on the belt
- Safety style knife
- This is moderately strenuous work. Scaffolders must be capable of performing repetitive tasks and may require extended periods of standing, crouching, crawling, or kneeling.
- There may be potential exposure to high noise levels and hazards associated with live operating plants, industrial sites and remote work locations.
- Employee must stay at provided camp accommodations during length of shift.
- Working in a remote live operating plant requires all employees on active shift to be “On Call” after regular hours to attend any urgent or unforeseen events that may impact or compromise the site’s operations, health and safety standards or the environment.
- This is considered a safety sensitive position.
Thank you for your interest with On Site Projects Ltd. (“OSP”). We look forward to reviewing your application. Please be advised that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
OSP provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, OSP complies with applicable provincial and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Fly-In/Fly-Out
- Scaffolding: 1 year (Preferred)
- Confined Space Entry & Monitor (Preferred)
- CSTS-09 (Required)
- H2S Alive (Required)
- Fall Protection (Required)