Vessel Welder

SNC Lavalin
Sealy, Texas, United States
  • 1
3 + Years Experience


Company: SNC Lavalin
Skills: Welding
Other Skills: GMAW, FCAW
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Starting at $26/hour
Location: Sealy, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US


• Analyzes specifications, operates and maintains equipment.
• Welds all types of pressure containing steel vessels using drawings, specifications and industry standards.
• Reads and understands drawings and WPS to determine appropriate welding process.
• Accurately measures and maintains stringent tolerances at all times.
• Lays out, positions, aligns, or otherwise sets pieces in place preparatory to cutting and welding, and measures dimensions for conformance to specifications.
• Welds components in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions.
• Cleans parts to be welded using wire brushes and grinders.
• Bolts, clamps, and tack welds parts to secure in position for welding.
• Sets up, adjusts, and operates such welding equipment as electric arc welders, gas welders, and selects proper electrodes, gas orifices, torch tips, etc. based on type of material being welded.
• Fabricates and performs welding on tanks and vessels including components and sub-components of these tanks and vessels.
• Operates cutting equipment including torches and various power and hand tools.
• Determines required equipment and welding method, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques.
• Removes slag and rough spots with a portable grinder, file, or scraper.
• Inspects and maintains gas equipment, including changing gauges, repairing hoses, etc.
• Disconnects, removes, replaces, and connects oxygen and acetylene bottles.
• Works with different types and sizes of materials.
• Operates overhead cranes.
• Loads, transports and unloads tools, equipment and supplies.
• Assists in lifting, positioning and securing of material and work pieces during installation.
• Performs minor maintenance of cleaning activities of tools and equipment.
• Observes and complies with all safety and project rules.
• Performs other duties as required.