Certified Level B Welder

Job Req ID:  10627

Fort St. John, BC, CA, V1J 4M6

Date:  Jun 20, 2024

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions) is a leading provider of high-performance building solutions that meet the demands of builders, remodelers, and homeowners worldwide. We manufacture engineered wood building products that include an extensive offering of innovative and dependable building materials and accessories. LP’s values-driven culture creates an environment where talented and hardworking people thrive in an ethical, inclusive, challenging, and rewarding place to work. Since our founding in 1972, we’ve developed careers and provided advancement opportunities in the building products industry. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates more than 20 facilities across North and South America. For more information, visit LPCorp.com.

Job Purpose

To address complex repairs and preventative maintenance, working under minimal supervision.

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment in the shop and all work areas
  • Follow and help develop Safe Work Procedures
  • Complete pre-job hazard assessments for all jobs that are not done on a regular basis and during upset conditions.  Supervisors can assist if required.
  • Enter work requests and order parts and materials
  • Train and mentor apprentices
  • Inform supervisor of job progress and update weekly status of backlog work orders
  • Complete and turn in work orders with relevant information that will help improve planning, and have details to help the next time the job is done.
  • Work closely with Millwrights and various other positions to complete plant repairs and maintenance
  • Perform all duties in compliance with all LP and industry safety requirements and policies
  • Perform other duties as necessary.

What do I need to be successful?



  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Time management and multi-tasking skills.
  • Good communication, interpersonal skills and writing skills.
  • Demonstrated coordination and mechanical ability.
  • Ability to read and understand safety rules and regulations.
  • Solid understanding of metallurgical properties pertaining to welding
  • Ability to stand on feet for long periods of time, climb, bend, stoop, squat and lift.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces and at substantial heights
  • Ability to use a respirator
  • Ability to use a radio and effectively communicate with all departments.



  • 3+ years’ experience as a Welder
  • Or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.



  • Red Seal Interprovincial Welding Level B Ticket
  • Senior Secondary School (Grade 12) Education or equivalent.

Work Environment

  • Plant environment

Compensation Data

  • $53.98 / Hour

LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.

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