General Summary of Duties: Plan, lay-out, weld, install test and repair all types of pipe and similar tubular products in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes, and industry standards. Work in other crafts at levels appropriate to training and skills as requested by supervision. Position will report to foreman or pipe fitter as assigned by Superintendent.
Must pass all weld tests specified by Company and Client.
· With regard to that portion of the work assigned, develop complete understanding of contract plans and specifications and plan, lay-out, install and/or repair all types of pipe and/or similar tubular products in accordance with those plans and specifications
Read and understand plans and specifications, including isometric and P&ID drawings. Visualize two dimensional drawings in three dimensions.
Follow established job-site safety and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work area. Identify safety hazards you or other employees may be subject to and take all necessary corrective action to eliminate or minimize hazards.
Inspect subordinate's work for compliance with the contract plans and specifications, point out deficiencies and explain, and take any corrective action needed.
Use appropriate hand and power tools to properly measure, cut, assemble, weld and install all types of pipe and/or similar tubular products; install supports, valves and other control equipment; test installed piping systems and install all other related items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications; bolt, clamp or weld parts to secure in position for welding; weld components according to specific process and code.
Install all other items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications.
Produce quality work, meeting requirements of plans, specifications and industry standards.
Perform all other job related duties as requested by supervisor.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education: High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate) Preferred Experience -3 years' welding experience preferred. Must pass the prescribed weld test. Communication Skills - Comprehend documents such as safety rules, operating maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. The ability to understand information, ideas, direction and then be able to perform the task or project discussed. Also, to be able to ask questions to insure you understand the information given. Must have a working knowledge of various welding codes, specifications, techniques and methods. Must be familiar with properties of metal machining, weld shrinkage and welding techniques
Work hours will be 4:30 p.m. - 3:00 a.m. with additional overtime and weekend hours as necessitated by the work load.