Pipe Welder in Pineville, NC

Charlotte, NC

Job ID: 3691113 Industry: Pay Rate: $22.00 - $24.00

Our client in Pineville, NC is seeking SEVERAL welders for a temporary position. This is a 1st shift opportunity offering $22-24 per hour. The welder must weld, efficiently, carbon and stainless steel metals (but could include other alloys) in thickness ranging from .030 and up. The welding process is usually GTAW but can include GMAW, FCAW and SMAW processes as well.


`` Obtains specified electrode and inserts electrode into portable holder or threads consumable electrode wire through portable welding gun
`` Use of GTAW weld procedures performed in an efficient manner
`` Connects cables from welding unit to obtain amperage, voltage, slope, and pulse, as specified per weld procedure
`` Starts power supply to produce electric current
`` Strikes (forms) arc which generates 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, based on color of metal, sound of weld, and size of molten puddle
`` Tacks assemblies together
`` Welds in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions
`` Examines weld for bead size and other specifications
`` Applies filler rod manually to supply weld metal
`` Cleans or degreases weld joint or work piece
`` Repairs broken or cracked parts and fills holes
`` Prepares broken parts for welding by grooving or scarfing surfaces
`` Grinds pipe and pipe fittings to create bevel, remove outer protective surfaces and otherwise prepare material to be joined together
`` Chips off excess weld, slag, and spatter
`` Preheats work piece with hand torch or heating furnace
`` Positions and clamps work pieces together or assembles them in jig or fixture
`` Maintain clean work environment


`` Completed and passed a weld shot and X-ray within the past year
`` Must be able to pass welding test
`` Clear Criminal background
`` High school Diploma or Equivalent

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