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Hranco Industries Ltd.
June 7, 2022
Medicine Hat, Canada
Job Type
  • Medicine Hat


Full Job Description

General Duties:

  • Under the direction of the Paint / Blast Foreman, a Sandblaster abrades surfaces to remove adhering scale, paint, rust, and dirt using abrasive-blasting equipment.

Summary of Duties: (Duties may include, but are not limited to the following)

  • Shovels or pours abrasives, such as sand, grit, or shot of specified grade into machine hopper.
  • Wears gloves and helmet, or hood, to protect against breathing sand-laden air and injury to eyes and hands.
  • May mask areas not being sandblasted and areas of object to protect from abrading action.
  • Adjusts valves on equipment to regulate air and abrasive mixture flowing through nozzle to obtain optimal performance of equipment and to obtain the desired blast profile.
  • Manually directs nozzle over surface of large parts for specified interval.
  • Moves materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work sites.
  • Examine finished parts to ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Follows all hazardous waste handling guidelines.
  • Completes records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean-up and housekeeping activities.
  • Operate, maintain and troubleshoot stationary and mobile blasting equipment.
  • Plus additional duties as assigned by Supervisor

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Keen eye for detail and willingness to learn
  • Manual dexterity and ability to work at heights
  • Operate powered mobile equipment such as forklifts
  • Operate Overhead Cranes or other appropriate equipment for lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling, carrying, handling or transporting heavy or awkward loads.
  • A friendly, outgoing personality and ability to work with individuals, groups, and other organizations to carry out the goals of Hranco Industries Ltd. A Team Player.
  • Perform all work in a safe manner, following work instructions and / or safe operating procedures.
  • It is an included and expected responsibility that Health & Safety of the employee as well as fellow employees be a part of everyone’s everyday activities when employed by Hranco Industries Ltd.

Education, Qualifications, and Experience:

  • Possess a suitable combination of education and experience as deemed acceptable by the management, to be able to perform the responsibilities outlined in this Job Description.
  • Forklift Ticket
  • Experience an asset

Job Type: Full-time


  • Extended health care


  • Day shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Medicine Hat, AB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • painting: 1 year (preferred)
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