Pipe Welder

Date: Feb 11, 2024

Location: Theodore, AL, United States, 36582

Company: Chart Industries

Ensuring Chart’s Success…

What Your Day-to-Day Activities Will Be…

  • Pipe Welder spends at least 70% of their work time measuring, cutting, and welding different types of pipes together to create piping systems
  • Welding on various materials at required positions using different welding processes, including, but not limited to, GTAW, SMAW, FCAW, GMAW and SAW to create piping as designed.
  • Performs work associated with the installation, calibration, and operation of different kinds of production machines, depending on company specialization or materials used
  • Reads and interprets blueprints, engineering specifications, and shop orders to determine machine setup, production methods, and sequence of operation
  • Checks that items produced pass quality control test
  • Lay out, position, fit and weld various piping and structural components, including pipes, flanges, fittings, valves, piping supports, structural plates, beams, etc., in accordance with the supplied piping/structural fabrication drawings.
  • Adjust valves, gauges, and flames as needed and be capable of handling compressed gas and oxygen cylinders safely.
  • Operate air arc, gouger, grinder, and other industry machines, tools, and equipment.
  • Participate in JSAs and all other Safety, Health and Environmental Processes.  Completes required documentation, electronic or paper, on all work performed
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Your Education Should Be…

High school diploma or equivalent

Your Physical Work Environment Will Require…

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance. Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this role includes close vision.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, and vibration. Loud noise level in the work environment.

 

Your Professional Experience Should Be…

  • Pipe welding certification
  • Ability to perform welding on various materials at required positions using different welding processes, including, but not limited to, GTAW, SMAW, FCAW, GMAW and SAW.
  • At least 2 years of related experience
  • Basic math skills
  • Attention to detail essential
  • Ability to lift and move heavy objects
  • Proven ability to identify and solve basic to moderate level problems
  • Overtime and weekend hours, as needed
  • Experience reading and interpreting blueprints and design sketches

Chart is an equal opportunity employer