Tradesmen International, Inc. Pipe Welder in Newport News, Virginia
Tradesmen International is seeking experienced Pipe Welders to join our team. If you are a Pipe Welder with at least 4 years of experience this is your chance to advance your career.
As a pipe welder, you will be required to possess knowledge of the tools and equipment that is required to work at this position. Some insight into the strength and welding characteristics of different types of metals will also be considered important when working at this position. The ability to interpret blueprints, diagrams and schematics is also required when applying for this position, as are the skills in recognizing the mechanical functions of moving parts, and applying this knowledge to welding projects.
Study schematics, diagrams and blueprints to determine layout of pipes and devise welding plans
Measure pipe routings and fabricate them to fit existing in-line piping systems
Plan and layout sequence of installation procedures to avoid obstruction in pipe laying and welding activities
Assemble and install a variety of metal pipes and pipe fittings for both carbon steel and stainless projects
Install pipe related equipment such as hangers, supports and hydraulic cylinders
Secure pipes to structures with clamps, brackets and hangers using hand tools
Remove slag and rough spots by operating portable grinders or scrapers, to ensure smooth work surfaces
Clean, prepare and install pipes with various fittings and weld joints according to standardized protocols
Thread pipes using threading machines and assemble and install a variety of metal and nonmetal pipes and fittings using the threading method
Adjust flames, gauges and flames to ensure appropriate handling of compressed gas or water pressure
Simply put, we're not a temp agency and don't just hire anyone. In fact, we're highly selective, committed to hiring only those pipe welders that have exceptional abilities at their skill level, unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best.
Eagerness and willingness to learn and receive instruction/direction from qualified Journeyman Welder
Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
High standard of integrity and professionalism
Drug free at all times
In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that includes:
Dental and vision plan
Prescription drug plan
401(k) profit-sharing savings plan
Tool purchase programs
Tradesmen International is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
Req ID 2018-191201
Category Welder - Pipe
Location US-VA-Newport News