VIP Staffing

Sub-Arc Welder

Location: HOUSTON, TX

Post Date: 05/19/2017

Our Houston Ship Channel area client is currently seeking Sub-Arc Welders on a temp-to-hire basis

Summary

The Machine Welder’s primary responsibilities of welding steel plate of varying size and thickness per job specifications to meet quality standards. Machine Welders are to meet all Code welder requirements including: operating an Arc Air Gouger, Sub Arc and Flux Core welding Machine. Must be certified in: SAW 1G with 100% radio-graph inspection per ASME requirements. This position reports to Shop Foreman.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Comply with company Health, Safety, and Environmental policies and procedures.

  • Comply with company policies and procedures.

  • Comply with company Housekeeping policies and standards to maintain a clean and orderly work station.

  • Comply with company no-smoking in designated areas and no cell phone policy.

  • Meet all company quality standards.

  • Ensure documentation is complete and accurate in a timely manner.

  • Reads, interprets and understand job cards.

  • Represent the company in a positive professional manner.

  • Maintains and inspect equipment.

  • Follow the designated WPS as specified on the applicable job card, weld plates together using Sub Arc machine with stringer pass.

  • Sub Arc welds, 2PC blanks and cylinders.

  • Must maintain 95% radio-graph test efficiency.

  • Perform other duties assigned.

 

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Is certified and the ability to safely operate a lift truck up to 40,000 pound lift capacity.

  • Ability to safely operate hand tools such as: grinder, hammer, wrench and pry bar.

  • Ability to read prints and drawings.

  • Basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills.

  • Understands OD/ID.

  • Ability to work well with others including all levels of management.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbal and written.

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Must pass company’s standard Sub Arc weld test.

  • Process knowledge of ASME code.

  • Ability to Sub Arc weld, Arc Air Gouger, FCAW stringer/Hot Pass.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred.

  • Required vocational school training, related on the job training, or an associate’s degree.

 

Working Conditions

  • Ability to tolerate exposure to a manufacturing environment and extreme weather conditions.

  • Ability to walk, stand, stoop, kneel, bend at the waist, and reach for extended periods of time on a daily basis.

  • Ability to lift and/or carry objects weighing up to 50 lbs.

  • Able to work 40 plus hours a week.

  • Ability to wear required Personal Protective Equipment.

Pay: $21.69/hr

For additional information call 281-484-6900


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