Subcontractor Senior Welder
McDermott - Amelia, LA

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Job Description
: Welds together metal components and profiles welds, as specified by layouts, blueprints, diagrams, work orders, welding procedures, or oral instructions, using electric arc-welding equipment. *
  • Adopts the health, safety, environmental, security and quality programs of the company. *

  • Obtains specified electrode and inserts into portable holder of threads consumable electrode wire through portable welding gun. *

  • Connects cable from welding unit to obtain amperage, voltage, slope, and pulse, as specified by welding procedures. *

  • Starts power supply to produce current. *

  • Strikes arc to generate heat to melt and deposit metal from electrode to work piece and join edges of work piece. *

  • 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. *

  • Welds in flat, horizontal, vertical or overhead positions. *

  • Examines welds for bead size and other specifications. *

  • Manually applies filler rod to supply weld metal. *

  • Cleans or degreases weld joint or work piece, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath. *

  • Repairs broken or cracked parts and fills holes by using an air arc gouger. *

  • Prepares broken parts for welding by grooving or scarfing surface. *

  • Chips off excess weld, slag, spatter using a portable grinder, hand scraper or power chipper. *

  • Preheats work piece, using hand torch or heating furnace.

Job Requirements
: Education: *
  • Minimum high school credits required.
Experience: *
  • Minimum 5 years experience.
Qualifications: *
  • Ability to pass a 6GR Flux Cored, 3G AAG, ASME TIG and/or Flux Cored welding tests along with any other applicable welding processes. *

  • Ability to perform physical requirements including, but not limited to carrying, climbing, crouching and pushing. *

  • Ability to perform under environmental conditions including, but not limited to dust, heat, fumes, humidity and noise. *

  • Ability to wear arm, eye, feet, full body, head, hearing, leg, respiratory and skin protection. *

  • Ability to add and subtract three digit numbers.

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