Boilermaker / Welder Technician - Sarnia


Sarnia, ON, CA

Company:  Imperial

Job description

As a Boilermaker / Welder Technician you will be working within the site mechanical department whose role is to execute base and turnaround maintenance to ensure a safe and reliable operation of all site processing equipment. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Utilizing approved standards to facilitate maintenance and repairs to pressure vessels, heat exchangers, furnaces, boilers, piping and structures.
  • Performing rigging and hoisting activities
  • Interpreting drawings for layout, fabrication & installation of equipment. Setting up and operating shop & field welding equipment.
  • Perform welding on carbon steel, stainless steel and chrome equipment utilizing a variety of techniques. Troubleshooting and execution of cross trade tasks based on capability and experience.
  • Execution of all work consistent with an "all injuries and incidents can be prevented" work ethic. Repair reporting and documentation





  • High school diploma or equivalent is minimum requirement.
  • Red Seal Boilermaker Certification or three-year apprenticeship program


  • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • Five years relevant experience in the crafts of Boilermaker / Welder or a combination of education and experience. 
  • Capable of climbing, lifting & other physical activities for specific periods of time.
  • Able to clearly communicate with others both written & verbally.
  • Able to react/respond safely to stress related work activities/emergencies.
  • Effectively manage time and priorities.


Start date:  January, 2022 


Location:  Sarnia, ON

Your benefits


  • Commitment to safety, ethics & continuous improvement - these standards are the reason Imperial is an industry leader.  You will work for a company that upholds safety and ethics ideals and continues to seek out ways to improve.
  • Exceptional benefits program - includes competitive savings, retirement, and healthcare plans that you can customize to meet your individual needs. Educational and physical fitness financial assistance programs round out our benefits package.
  • Competitive vacation package.
  • Continuous learning environment - encourages you to augment your skills and capabilities.
  • If you are talented, driven, and want to make meaningful contributions that really impact environmental, safety and bottom line objectives, then you owe it to yourself to apply with Imperial.


Who we are

A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial offers exciting opportunities across our upstream, downstream and chemical, and corporate divisions. We are committed to high standards, applying technology and innovation to meet energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner. No matter what your career path, we provide the platform to elevate your goals and achieve your ambitions, while providing support through wide-ranging programs and benefits.


Other considerations

  • For applicants selected to be interviewed, pre-employment background screening will be required.
  • We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Eligibility to work in Canada

All applicants who receive an offer of employment must be eligible to work in Canada on a regular full-time basis without restrictions on their start date.  Proof of eligibility shall be in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, Canadian certificate of permanent residence, Canadian open work permit or receipt from Immigration Canada of an application for a post-graduate work permit . Proof of eligibility must be current and valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Proof of eligibility will be required if an offer of employment is made. Failure to provide proof of eligibility at least six (6) weeks prior to the start date may result in the offer of employment being rescinded.

Application deadline: September 26, 2021


Imperial is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals.

In certain situations, Imperial may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions in the company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.

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