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Machinist / Millwright (Industrial Mechanic)

ALCO Industrial Equipment - Nisku, AB


Nisku, AB

ALCO Industrial Group, Field Service Department

At ALCO we take pride in what we do and stand behind our work. We are committed to offer quality products, prompt service, and customer satisfaction, all at competitive prices. Our qualified professionals offer a variety of services such as; manufactured rigging equipment, handling tools, automated, pneumatic, hydraulic, mobile & electronic equipment, oilfield, mining, power utility & forestry product re-certification, field services fleets, custom product design and modification.

ALCO Industrial has provided Machining and Millwright (Industrial Mechanic) services to numerous industries in and around Alberta. With the backing of our large in-house machine and fabrication facilities, our fully equipped tool trucks and portable machining equipment there isn’t a job or project too big or too small for us to handle.

Industrial Equipment and Piping: Machinist / Millwright (Industrial Mechanic)

Job Description: This is primarily a field service position with shop work/support as needed.


  • Machinist / Millwright tickets (minimum 3-5 years experience)
  • Must have journeyman certificate in either trade with relevant experience in other

What we are looking for:

  • Knowledge operating portable line boring and portable welding machines or willing to learn
  • Strong knowledge and background in Machinist and Millwright (Industrial mechanic) trades
  • Strong client focus, proactive, and a desire to achieve results
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet project deadlines
  • Commitment to working in a team environment
  • Must work well independently and unsupervised with excellent time management
  • Excellent attention to quality, accuracy and details
  • Ability to read and understand construction blue prints and drawings
  • Welding experience would be an asset
  • Overhead Crane Experience
  • Must be able to read/write/speak English fluently with good communication skills
  • Reliable transportation
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing / machine shop environment an asset but not required
  • Experience with hand tools
  • Must have safety boots
  • Must be able to do some lifting: Lift up to 50 pounds (not continuous)
  • Must have valid drivers license with a good driving record
  • Other general duties to be assigned
  • Able to travel to site locations as required (Camp stay may be necessary)
  • Previous experience, training and tickets for oil sands sites is preferable but not necessary
  • Availability for some overtime and weekends with flexible shifts


ALCO prides itself in it's safe working conditions and offers competitive wages and extensive Group Benefit Plan.

Job Type: Full-time (may entertain contract type employment which can lead to permanent)


  • Machinist
  • Millwright (Industrial Mechanic)
  • Journeyman certificate

ALCO Inc. has been an Alberta Company serving a multitude of clients for over 45 years. With our exciting growth and current demand within the industry, we are currently looking for Journeyman Red Seal Machinist to assist with the ongoing fast paced needs of our busy Nisku location.

Manual Boring Mill Operator - Journeyman Red Seal Machinist

What we're looking for:

  • Operate Manual machines as within your qualifications and with all safety precautions in place.
  • Change and set cutting tools. Modify and grind tools as required.
  • Adjust feeds and speeds for maximum efficiency.
  • Measure and inspect parts to ensure dimensions are within tolerance.
  • Required to work within very close tolerances.
  • Experience with York and Bortech equipment would be ideal but not necessary.
  • Read, study and interpret engineer drawings, blueprints, manuals, specifications, charts and tables.
  • Overhead Crane Experience.
  • Must be able to read/write/Speak English fluently.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Experience with hand tools.
  • Must have safety shoes.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Must be able to do some lifting: Lift up to 50 pounds (not continuous).
  • Other various general duties to be assigned.


Equipment on hand that you will be required to operate


Boring Mill


  • CNC Cincinnati Gilbert with a 120”x244” Table
  • TOS with a 49”x 49” table with a 4” Spindle




  • Trak GHM7 NC Mill with a 78”x14” Table




  • Various Manual Lathes ranging from 12” -60” Swing with bed up to 18’ long.
  • CNC Vertical Lathe up too 110” swing




5 Years Minimum Experience on Manual and CNC Horizontal Boring Mill

G-Code an asset


ALCO prides itself in it's safe working conditions and offers competitive wages and extensive Group Benefit Plan.

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