Torch Cutter
Secure Energy Services
Fort McMurray, AB

Secure Energy is seeking an experienced, safety minded Torch Cutter for work in the Fort McMurray area. The Torch Cutter will be responsible for processing, moving, sorting, cutting, and packaging pieces of scrap metal for transport. Successful candidates should have related experience working in a labour environment running a torch/plasma cutter

Key Responsibilities

The responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Knowledgeable about general safety practices
  • Operate an Oxy-Propane cutting torch, cut steel and different types of scrap metal when necessary
  • Reviews layouts, blueprints, diagrams, or work orders in preparation for cutting metal components.
  • Set up and maintain the operation of oxygen tanks and gauges
  • Conduct daily equipment checks
  • Report safety hazards or concerns
  • Operate equipment while adhering to all safe work practices and procedures
  • Follow Secures’ operating standards and procedures
  • Operate two-way radios and other communication when required
  • Minor repairs to equipment. Report any necessary reports to the supervisor

Qualifications and Education Requirements

The successful candidate will have:

  • Grade 12 or GED
  • Previous experience using oxygen torches
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Physically able to do the job
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment drug, alcohol, and fitness testing.
  • Possession of a valid class 5 Driver’s License with a clean driving record
  • Valid Safety Tickets (H2S, First Aid, CSTS, Ground Disturbance)
  • CWB Certification is an asset
  • Must have steel toe work boots; other personal safety gear is an asset
  • Ability to Work variable shifts & hours
  • Work and/or travel in varied terrains, weather conditions, isolated locations and by various means of transportation
  • Must be physically fit, heavy labour is required
  • Can work well as a team member or independently with little direction
  • Must be reliable, mature, punctual, motivated
  • Strong detail orientation with computer skills
  • Solid communication and customer service skills

Job Types: Full-time, Fly-In/Fly-Out


  • oxygen torch: 1 year (Required)


  • Fort McMurray, AB (Preferred)