COMBO WELDER

  • Zachry
  • Alvin, TX, United States
  • May 22, 2017

Job Description

Position Summary: Combination Welder-Chocolate Bayou Ineos 7421

Combo welder will be expected to weld material to specifications and assist other crafts.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Selects equipment and plans layouts, assembly, and welding, applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining, weld shrinkage and welding techniques.
  • Lays out, positions, aligns, and fits components together in various body positions and in various places.
  • Bolts, clamps, and tack-welds parts to secure in position for welding.
  • Sets up equipment and welds parts, using arc, gas-shielded arc, submerged arc, or arc gas welding equipment.

Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: 

  • Must be able to read blue prints
  • Pass site required welding test or have current certifications with Zachry
  • Must be able to weld in all three positions on all but not limited to carbon steel, stainless, and chrome
  • Will be expected to assist in other craft areas when not welding
  • Must be prepared to work at extreme heights and in all weather conditions
  • Be safety oriented
  • TWIC

Valued but not required skills and experience: 

  • Rigging background is a plus.
  • Trade School / Work Experience
  • knowledge of Boilermaker and Pipe fitter duties a plus

Reporting to this position:  No direct hires.

Physical demands and work environment: 

  • Physical demands: Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting and lifting.  Will talk and hear to communicate.  Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, pull:  objects, materials, controls and tools.  May be required to lift, carry and move up to 25lbs.  Will occasionally work at heights, climb ladders and stairways and work off of platforms.  Will use vision abilities to focus, see short and long distances, colors, depth perception and peripheral vision.  Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and steel-toe boots. 

  • Work environment: Will work in all weather conditions ranging from warm/hot – cool/cold.  Occasional rain.  Will work at different elevations.  Noise levels will be moderate to high.  Job site will contain light to heavy equipment vehicles, small to large equipment, materials, communication equipment and tools.  People standing, walking, sitting, signaling and talking.  Bells, whistles and alarms.