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Pipefitter Welder in Houston, TX at PQ Corporation

Date Posted: 12/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The general responsibilities for a Pipefitter - Welder include welding of pipe (metallic and non-metallic) and plate using various methods, techniques, and weld procedures/specifications.  Other duties include: installation and removal of bolted connections (flanges, vessels, etc.); pipe fitting; preparation of material for welding; drawing and reading blueprints/isometrics; and fabrication and installation of piping systems.


Additional responsibilities for the Pipefitter - Welder include:

  • Welds metal parts together, using both stick rod and heli-arc welding techniques.
  • Performs related tasks, such as thermal cutting and grinding.
  • Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes, and increases size of metal parts. Installs modifications to equipment, or structures.
  • Positions and clamps together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.
  • Operates and utilizes assistive devices such as man-lifts, forklifts, or other powered industrial equipment.
  • Able to qualify in all required methods in the 6G position
  • Pipe fitting and ability to draw isometric diagrams and develop bill of material for piping system construction.
  • Dismantle and installation of bolted connections (pipe, vessels, etc.)




Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5 years welding in industrial field in a plant setting
  • Certified Welding Inspection (CWI) or other welding certifications are desired
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)