Boilermakers fabricate, assemble, install, test, maintain and repair boilers, tanks, heat exchangers and other heavy-metal structures. They are employed in building manufacturing and power generation plants and on other industrial projects.
18 years or older
Grade 12 Diploma
Approximately 4-5 years, includes 6,600 hours of technical training and on-thejob training, and exam. Red Seal certification awarded after successful completion. As an apprentice, you also earn while you learn.
(technical training and on the job)
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116,200 WORKERS NEEDED
TO MEET INDUSTRY DEMAND GROWTH TO 2030*
You like working outdoors & at heights.
You have good physical strength.
You have good handeye coordination.
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