Certified Woman & Minority Owned


Reference Number: RKOHW1033

experience  Not Disclosed
location  Mt Vernon, OH
duration  8.0 Months
salary  Not Disclosed
jobtype  Not Disclosed
Industry  Energy & Utility
Job Description

Required Qualifications for Position
• High School Diploma or GED
• Requires a current Columbia Gas Welder C wire (MIG) or stick (SMAW) card issued from a client welding instructor or the ability to obtain a Welder C (MIG) wire card within 90 days of the hire date.
• If no current welder certification, the first good weld under the instruction of a company welding instructor must be made within the first 80 hours in the job.
• Ability to work independently and alone with little supervision
• Ability to work collaboratively with other welders and fabrication personnel
• Ability to lift 50 lbs.
• A practical welding test under the supervision of a company welding instructor is required as part of the candidate selection process.
• This position is subject to DOT Anti-Drug and Alcohol Misuse Prevention Plan (AMPP) regulations.
• This position is subject to regularly scheduled testing to maintain welder
The client Shop is primarily a wire welding (MIG) facility and progression of welding skills will be done in wire (MIG) and sub-arc (SAW).
• Certified with a Columbia C card in MIG (GMAW)
• Progression to sub-arc (SAW) proficiency
• Progression toward certification with a Columbia A card in MIG (GMAW)
Welding certifications beyond those listed above, such as progression in stick (SMAW) welding, will be pursued only if business needs dictate

Fabricate in a shop environment, measurement and regulation settings and stations with related piping assemblies; equipment, products and tools, leak repair devices, domestic and commercial prefabricated meter sets and manifolds that are used in the natural gas industry per industry codes

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
• Creates code-compliant acceptable welds related to the construction of new facilities
• Read & interpret fabrication prints and layout material to accurately fabricate job
• Knowledgeable and proficient in the use and setup of jigs, fixtures and fabrication layout
• Compiles, prepares and maintains company records and logs
• Assists other welders to fit, tack and weld fabricated assemblies
• Understand and adhere to company welding procedures
• Insures quality and compliance to drawing and code of fabricated units
• May act as welding inspector on client Shop projects or on projects outsourced to external fabrication shops
• Pursue development of welding skills as appropriate within Fab Shop business needs and as time allows
• Work with Leader of Fab Shop and design engineer(s) to improve fabrication process and increase fabrication shop efficiency
• Plan, organize and complete fabrication work within guidelines provided by the fabrication shop leader and/or more senior fabrication shop welders
• Perform work in machine shop as required to complete fabricated assemblies or subassemblies or to transition fittings or pipe to wall thicknesses compatible with weld jobs
• Fabricate quality products according to design specifications
• Proficiency in wire welding (MIG, GMAW) and sub-arc welding (SAW) with a progression eventually leading to a Bangs Welder A level
• Code compliance for all testing procedures
• Produce work product in a timely manner resulting in satisfied customers.
• Contribute to documented positive financial results of the client Shop
• Works with and supports other shop staff in a team environment to achieve collective production goals

Note :

Mon - Fri
Total Reg Hours: 42.50
6:00 AM - 3:30 PM
VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status

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