Website Harsco Environmental

Mechanic/Welder Job Highlights

Title Mechanic/Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Not Indicated
Function Production
Location Whitby, ON, Canada
Company Harsco Environmental

Company Profile

Harsco Environmental, a division of Harsco Corporation, provides material processing and environmental services to the global steel and metals industries. The company’s onsite mill services and resource recovery services offer sustainable solutions that maximize environmental benefits and return valuable raw materials to production.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Mechanic/Welder who will be well-qualified in the field of the heavy steel plate and weld repairs.

The position will work individually under the direction of a Maintenance supervisor.

Educational Qualification

  • No education level is mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Possess work-related experience (a plus)



  • Ability to measure and mark material for fabrication projects
  • Maintain stock of supplies required for the performance of these duties
  • Perform minor weld repairs on the processing plant and mobile plant equipment
  • Perform weld repair under the direction of heavy steel
  • Perform weld repairs under the direction of heavy fabricated steel boxes
  • Small fabrication projects following blueprints


  • Additional Information
  • Assists in training co-workers as needed.
  • Assists with general clean-up of the work area
  • Follows all safety rules and policies, immediately reports any accident/incident, and assists in generating solutions to resolve issues.
  • Initiates purchase orders for parts.
  • Lubricates and cleans parts.
  • Performs accurate and timely data entry on all services performed.
  • Performs welding repairs as needed using arc, wire, tig, and gas welds.
  • Repairs/replaces and fabricates parts for worn items as required.
  • Safely uses hand tools, power tools, calibration, and measuring tools to complete job tasks.
  • Uses cutting torches to cut and lay out basic designs.
  • Uses an overhead crane and lifting apparatus.


  • Ability to follow diagrams and weld symbols, measure, mark out, gas cut, and tack weld projects
  • Have strong organizational skills
  • Maintain a safe and clean work area
  • Must be able to communicate clearly
  • Perform basic weld repairs on heavy plate
  • Possess the basic hand tools for the job


  • The company offers competitive benefits, including health insurance, dental, life insurance, and disability plans, as well as an RRSP match of 5%.

Employer’s Statement

Harsco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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