Pipe Welder

Udelhoven Companies
Kenai, Alaska, United States
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3 + Years Experience

Company: Udelhoven Companies
Skills: Welding
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Kenai, Alaska, 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


Performs welding of pipe, flanges and various fittings for fabrication or repair of machine parts, plant equipment and structures according to layout, blueprints or work orders using various welding processes.
Essential Job Functions:

  • Constructs, maintains and modifies piping systems and process equipment related to petrochemical or other industry by welding of pipe, flanges and various fittings using applicable welding techniques and processes required to produces welds that meet applicable codes and client requirements.
  • Measures pipe routing and draft pipe configuration.
  • Perform repair, prep, grinding and re-weld procedures on pipe to meet proper
    welding codes.
  • Completes records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various cleanup
    and housekeeping activities.

Knowledge, Skills, Ability:

  • Knowledge of the AWS, ANSI and ASME codes.
  • Knowledge of operation of welding equipment, beveling machines, electrodes, fluxes, shielding gasses and welding processes GTAW, SMAW.
  • Knowledge of the various size and grades of welding electrodes, the proper use of electrodes and welding processes, the appearance of a proper fit-up and the appearance of properly cleaned and prepared surface.
  • Ability to properly use and care for the tools and equipment and welding electrodes
    commonly used on an industrial project.
  • Ability to read, understand engineering prints.


  • Three (3) years experience in pipe welding and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Valid driver's license including ability to be insured required.
  • Required to pass pipe X ray weld tests upon offer.
  • Tests include: Vertical & Overhead and Pipe Tests-extra, extra strong heavy wall.
  • North Slope Training Cooperative (NSTC) required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • TWIC preferred.
  • Petrochemical, oilfield or arctic experience preferred.

Degree Required:

  • High School or GED

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