Ironworker Generalists

Kicking Horse Canyon Phase 4 Project

Journey Person Ironworkers are required on the Kicking Horse Canyon Phase Four project all throughout 2023.

Below you’ll find what certifications and other requirements are needed for this trade on this project. Requirements can change from one project to the next, so be sure to read the trade profile (this page) for the project you’re hoping to work on.

If you’ve got questions, we’re here to help. Just email or call 1-888-567-2242.


Working conditions and other requirements:

  • Extended shift hours, in changing weather conditions
  • Busy, noisy and dusty environments on dynamic terrains with multiple trades working together.
  • Will be working at elevated heights in tight constraints
  • Must be willing to work nights as requested
  • May be required to work from heights on elevated work platforms
  • Physically demanding tasks including moving and stooping to carry, bending, cutting, and connecting iron or steel at a steady pace.
  • Personal Protective Equipment will be required (e.g., steel-toed safety boots, safety
  • Construction jobs may require workers to be in good physical condition with an ability to lift heavy weight.
  • Ability to follow instructions and basic design specifications
  • Must have good observational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Have a good understanding and the ability to follow safe work procedures
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills


Experience, qualifications, and certifications that are considered an asset:

  • Valid Red Seal or Journey Person Ironworker generalist certification considered an asset
  • Ability to operate electric hand tools in a safe and efficient manner considered an asset
  • Experience unloading and placing rebar
  • Installing girders, decking and other structural components of bridges.
  • Rigging and CWB welding certification and experience considered an asset
  • Fall Protection, Aerial Work Platform and Confined Space Entry considered an asset
  • Forklift Certificate or Telehandler Certificate considered an asset
  • Site Ready BC including WHMIS (details will be provided by BCIB upon employment)