Business Unit:  Canada

Red Deer, AB, CA, T4P 3S2

Travel:  Up to 100%
Req ID:  1560

Pipefitter - 4th Year Apprentice


Reporting directly to the Retrofit Field Foreman, the Apprentice Field Pipefitter includes, but is not limited to, assisting foremen with the fabrication and installation of process and utility pipe that meets ABSA and Enerflex, Ltd. standards. Mount and align industrial machinery, vessels and piping systems and complete warranty repairs. Operating a field picker truck, the individual will have a continual focus on safety, teamwork and customer satisfaction when performing the duties of the position. You must also have experience producing quality work with attention to detail to meet and exceed customer’s needs. Ability to travel and work extended shift rotations in the field with the ability and willingness to drive long distances.


You must be able to work effectively within a multi-stakeholder environment and seek to be collaborative on all fronts.


With a foundation of integrity, the candidate would use commitment and creativity to drive our organization forward. This position is based out of the Red Deer location.  

Principle Responsibilities and Duties

This role will offer the right candidate variety in their daily work life, development opportunities and the chance to add value to Retrofit projects. We require a candidate with strong communication skills, matched with sound technical, problem solving and decision-making abilities. Your ability to ensure project deliverables are accurate, complete and timely while remaining customer focused, will enable you to deliver the results you need to be successful in this role.


  • Read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings.
  • Excellent technical, interpersonal and communication skills, which includes strong active listening skills with a focus on asking excellent follow up questions for strong understanding.
  • Fit and install butt-weld and threaded pipe/spools according to drawings.
  • Clamping and structural support of pipe systems.
  • Install pressure vessels and piping systems.
  • Assist with installation of new packages.
  • Pressure testing systems for leaks using testing equipment.
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices such as picker truck articulating crane (under 8 Ton) and overhead cranes to position machinery and parts during the installation and set-up of machinery.
  • Maintain and develop positive professional relationships with existing and potential customers.
  • Ability to travel and work extended shift rotations in the field.


  • Possess excellent communication, organizational and people skills.
  • Able to work collaboratively with variety of tradespeople.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Work well with others in a team atmosphere.
  • Minimum 3 years directly related field service work experience.
  • Tickets in WHMIS, TDG, H2S Alive are assets.
  • Valid driver’s license with the ability and willingness to drive long distances.


About Us:


Transforming Energy for a Sustainable Future. Enerflex is a premier integrated global provider of energy infrastructure solutions, covering gas processing, compression, power generation, refrigeration, cryogenic, energy transition, and water solutions. We proudly employ more than 5,000 highly skilled employees across over 25 countries worldwide.

Enerflex places its core Values of Integrity, Commitment, Creativity, and Success into action across all aspects of the business. Our innovation, strong commitment to safety, and superior service to our customers positions us as the optimal partner to meet the needs of the dynamic energy industry.

We foster a culture of ensuring our employees have the tools to do their jobs right, but to also thrive in their roles. We pride ourselves in our competitive wages, extensive rewards programs, celebration of successes of individuals and teams, and are committed to ensuring Enerflex remains a safe and inclusive space for all.


What Enerflex Offers You:

  • Values Based Organization
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Safety Focused Culture
  • Incentive Programs
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Collaborative in office work environment, supportive team members


Enerflex is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Enerflex grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, genetic information, mental or physical disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  Equal employment opportunities are provided in recruitment, hiring, promotions, wages, benefits, and other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, tasks, duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities required.


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