McDermott Shop Combo Welder (Pipe Welder) in Walker, Louisiana
Title: Shop Combo Welder (Pipe Welder)
McDermott is searching for a Shop Combo Welder at its Walker, LA location. The Shop Combo Welder position is capable of certifying on multi-process pipe while being proficient in general welding processes. This position is a project-based position. No Per Diem is paid for this job.
Manually guides electrode or gun along weld line, maintaining length of arc and speed of movement to form specified depth of fusion and bead, as judged from color of metal, sound of weld, and size of molten puddle
Obtains specified electrode and inserts electrode into portable holder or threads consumable electrode wire through portable welding gun
Connects cables from welding unit to obtain amperage, voltage, slope, and pulse, as specified by Welding Engineer
Starts power supply to produce electric current
Strikes arc which generates heat to make and deposit metal from electrode to work piece and join edges of work piece
Examines weld for bead size and other specifications
Apply filler rod to supply weld metal
Clean or degrease weld joint or work piece, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath
Prepare broken parts for welding by grooving or scarfing surfaces
Chip off excess weld, slag, and spatter, using hand scraper or power chipper
Preheat work piece, using hand torch or heating furnace
Position and clamp work pieces together or assemble them in jig or fixture.
Tack assemblies together
Cut metal plates or structural shapes.
Observing and comply with all safety and project rules, including wearing required personal safety equipment
Report unsafe conditions or practices
Make safety suggestions
Serve on the safety committee if requested
Cooperate during investigation of any accidents that occur
Take an active part and participating in safety meetings, pre-job safety briefings, task hazard analyses and Job Safety Analyses.
High school diploma or its equivalent and previous years of related experience
Ability to weld in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions
Ability to pass employer performance tests or standard tests to meet certification
NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)
McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.
Job Field: Shop Welder
Job Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Direct / Regular
Job Posting: Nov 29, 2018, 9:33:25 AM
Requisition ID: 1808199
McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.