Pipe Welder

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


Company: SNC Lavalin
Skills: Welding
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
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.

Located in region: North America


This position is responsible for welding fabricated pipe and components to assemble process pipe, structural forms, tanks and pressure vessels.

• Selects equipment and plans layout, assembly, and welding, applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining weld shrinkage, and welding techniques.
• Welds components in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions.
• Bolts, clamps, and tack welds parts to secure in position for welding.
• Sets up equipment and welds parts using arc, gas shielding arc, automatic wire feed, or gas welding equipment.
• May repair products by dismantling, straightening, reshaping, and reassembling parts using cutting torch and hand tools.
• 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.
• Welds pipe and pipe assembly components of all kinds, sizes, and alloys, such as carbon steel and stainless steel using GTAW (TIG) and SMAW (Stick Rod) welding procedures.
• 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.
• Minimum2 years of experience as a Pipe Welder.
• Fabrication Shop experience preferred.
• Must pass 6G test using GMAW & FCAW 2" Super Coupon and GTAW 2" Super Coupon