Machinist Apprentice

CARE Industries Ltd.

Machinist Apprentice

CARE Industries Ltd.
Description of Position / skills Required

Care Industries Ltd. manufacturers, repairs and performs upgrades on oilfield equipment; specializing in service and drilling rigs for domestic and international markets. We are currently looking for a reliable and self-motivated 1st or 2nd year Apprentice Machinist to join our growing machinist division.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Set up and operate manual lathe and knee style milling machines
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables
  • Operate drill press and magnetic drill
  • Maintain, repair and calibrate precision measuring instruments
  • Fit and assemble components and machine parts to close tolerance
  • Document and report deviations from specifications and tolerances
  • Verify dimensions of parts machined using precise measuring instruments (e.g., micrometers, calipers)
  • Compute dimensions and tolerances and measure and lay out work pieces
  • Proper use of PPE and ability to follow all company safety policies and procedures
  • Maintain a safe, clean, and organized workplace

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Ability to accurately use measuring tools (Vernier caliper, dial indicator & tape measure)
  • Confident and positive demeanor
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Troubleshooting and diagnostic maintenance skills
  • Experience with related equipment and hand tools is an asset
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrates a strong willingness to learn
  • Must be able to take direction and work efficiently in a fast pace work environment


Certifications / Qualifications / Education
  • Minimum 1-year previous related experience
  • Registered Apprentice
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence
  • Possess own tools (calipers, air tools, hand tools)
Job Location
Blackfalds, AB
Nature of Work
Full Time
$19.50 to $22.50
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