Metals Processor - Tank heads
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Westlock, AB

We are looking for a full-time METALS PROCESSOR to operate equipment to fabricate tank heads, applying knowledge of shop math, machinability of materials and drawings.

Duties would include:

  • Know weight of cut part and determine weight of raw material components in order to transition material in a safe manner
  • Effectively use punch press, HD Plasma table, brake and waterjet
  • Perform daily operational checks and perform cleanup
  • Meet production schedule
  • Perform cuts and required nesting as defined by production
  • Accurate completion of work order based on production schedule
  • Assist Machinist with as needed

Skills needed:

  • Previous experience flanging steel, aluminum and stainless steel heads
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Intermediate math skills (fractions, decimal calculations)
  • Read blue prints and determine measurements
  • Ability to run overhead crane and safely operate machines
  • Ability to work with loud noises and air particles
  • Ability to fluently read, comprehend and write English
  • Physical capability for heavy lifting, standing on concrete for long periods of time in a welding shop environment
  • Eagerness to work efficiently and independently
  • ENTHUSIASTIC & POSITIVE attitude - we can train the right person to do many of the duties

Wabash offers:

  • Mon-Fri day shifts only with the possibly of voluntary overtime
  • Comprehensive health benefits package
  • Matching RRSP program
  • Attendance and Health incentives
  • Clean, modern shop environment

Go to to see what we build and apply on-line here.

All offers of employment will be subject to the successful completion of a company provided pre-employment physical & drug/alcohol exam.

Job Type: Full-time


  • tank head fabrication: 2 years (Preferred)