Journeyman Steamfitter/Pipefitter

Category: Maintenance
Location: Vancouver
Posted: April 4, 2019

Lantic is currently recruiting for the position of Journeyman Steamfitter/Pipefitter located at its Vancouver sugar refinery. This position reports to the Maintenance Superintendent. The successful candidate will work as part of our Maintenance Team.

The Journeyman Steamfitter/Pipefitter has the primary responsibility for the maintenance and repair of steam and condensate piping and process piping including gas-fired kilns.

This full-time permanent position is covered by a union collective agreement that pays $42.18/hour with a comprehensive benefit package that includes dental and vision care. Benefit package also includes boot and tool allowance. A pre-employment medical and drug screen is required. Working conditions are consistent with manufacturing from the raw state to the final product.

This posting will remain active until the position is filled.

Main Responsibilities

Assisting with the fabrication and installation of piping components and systems.

Providing support to the other maintenance groups.

Implementing the Preventive Maintenance program for piping systems such as: steam traps, check valves, and manual isolation valves.

Utilizing MAXIMO for daily maintenance activities.

Active participation in team safety meetings.




Hold a BC or Interprovincial Journeyman Steamfitter/Pipefitter Certificate with a minimum of 5 years of experience in an industrial setting.

Current Class A Gas Certificate and current Cross Connection Control Certification.

In addition a certification in Welding would be considered an asset and other suitable TQ’s would earn extra compensation.

Comprehensive knowledge of plumbing codes, steam and pipefitting regulations for British Columbia as applicable.

Basic knowledge of Canadian Standards Association's gas piping systems code.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written).

Ability to organize work.

Ability to read and interpret blueprints, plans, drawings and specifications.

Ability to operate related equipment. i.e. forklift, scissor lifts


High School Diploma or GED

Knowledge Experience


Personal Characteristics


Special Requirements



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