Journeyman or Apprentice Ironworker

Precast Installation · Edmonton, Alberta
Department Precast Installation
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

HIRING LEAD/DIRECT REPORT | Gerrit Sterk / Bart Van Haaren

JOB TYPE | Permanent, Full-Time, Year-Round

LOCATION | Edmonton, Alberta

DEPARTMENT | Precast Installation


CLOSING DATE Open until suitable candidate is hired

START DATE As soon as possible


Position Summary


Eagle Builders is a Canadian-based manufacturing and construction company specializing in the design, engineering, fabrication and building of precast concrete structures. Internationally recognized for their quality, Eagle Builders is the industry trendsetter for fostering innovation and emerging technologies. Established in 2000 in Blackfalds, Alberta, Eagle Builders has a dedicated team of 450+ full-time employees. As we continue to expand in the industry, we are looking for an experienced Journeyman or Apprentice Ironworker to join our dynamic crews in the installation of precast structures in Edmonton, Alberta.


The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of construction and experience installing building structures onsite. The successful candidate will demonstrate strategic problem-solving skills and ensure work can be done to the quality and efficiency that Eagle Builders is known for on a continual basis, 5-6 days a week. Majority of the projects will be local to the Edmonton, AB area, however, paid out of town travel will be required as needed.

Job Description

  • Assist in driving the installation of precast components during the erection of commercial, industrial, multi-story, major infrastructure projects and agricultural buildings
  • Complete onsite layouts and site prep work prior to the installation of precast
  • Supervise and assist with the rigging and signaling of cranes
  • Provide supervision, training, and mentorship to all team members
  • Communicate with the Senior Field Superintendents and other team members as needed to ensure company expectations are followed and superior customer service to clients is delivered
  • Inspect and maintain all site equipment and address the issue when something needs to be fixed or replaced.
  • Working outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Ensure compliance with company safety policies and procedures 



  • Experience and knowledge in installing precast structures
  • Experience in construction would be an asset
  • Valid Standard First Aid, Fall Protection and Aerial Work Platform



  • Journeyman Ironworker or Apprentice
  • A valid driver's license with reliable transportation to get to site in Edmonton daily
  • Available to work away from home Monday-Friday, occasional Saturday
  • Minimum 44-50 hours per week, must be flexible and willing to work overtime
  • The ability to lift at least 50lbs and be comfortable with heights with proper safety restraints
  • Must be able to read, interpret and execute details on blueprints
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to think outside the box
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff
  • Willing to work in a fast-paced environment with attention to detail
  • Local to or willing to relocate to Edmonton, Alberta
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada. Currently, we are unable to sponsor international candidates.


What Eagle Builders Offers


  • A welcoming, supportive, and dedicated work environment that values diversity, equality, and inclusion of its employees
  • Personality and behavior assessments to maximize individual and team effectiveness, productivity, and job satisfaction
  • Eagle clothing program after 3 months of employment
  • Employee Appreciation Events |Ex: Spring BBQ, Slow Pitch Tournament, Christmas Party
  • Competitive employee benefits
  • Experience based hourly pay
  • Overtime pay after 8 hours day/44 hours a week
  • 9.6% vacation pay to start and statutory holiday pay
  • Guaranteed every Sunday off
  • Hotel accommodations and sub pay when working out of town
  • Paid travel time
  • Unlimited growth and opportunity for advancement within the company

Apply Now!


We are a growing company with many opportunities which means your resume is distributed to multiple departments for review. We thank all applicants for their interest in Eagle Builders, however only short-listed candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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  • Location
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Department
    Precast Installation
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience