Position: Welder

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Welds using SMAW, GMAW, SAW or other methods.
  • Performs cutting using Oxy-Acetylene or Plasma Arc torch.
  • Performs Arc-Air gouging.
  • Reads blue prints to determine size and location of fittings and other appurtenances.
  • Records information accurately on work order Re: material, serial numbers etc.
  • Trains and instructs helper under his supervision.
  • Operates overhead crane, jib crane, forklift and other material handling equipment.
  • Tests tank for leaks using air pressure and test soap solution or other methods approved by the company.
  • Fabricates parts using shear, drill press or other machines the welder is authorized to operate.
  • Operates grinders and other equipment to prepare for welding or to clean welds prior to painting.
  • Requires extensive heavy lifting and bending.
  • Miscellaneous duties as they occur.