McDermott Welder in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Title: Welder

Location: USA-Michigan-Grand Rapids

Job Overview:

Lays out, fits, and welds, fabricated heavy plate steel, and components to assemble structural forms, tanks and pressure vessels.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Selects equipment and plans layout, assembly, and welding, applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining weld shrinkage, and welding techniques.

  • Lays out, positions, aligns, and fits components together.

  • 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.

  • May assist with scaffold erection.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Technical Certification or NCCER required.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Previous years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

  • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy.

  • Being proficient in SMAW, GTAW and GMAW welding processes.

  • May require x-ray qualities.

  • Make decisions based on measurable criteria.

  • Apply basic mathematics to solve problems.

  • Plan work and select proper tools.

  • Visualize objects in three dimensions from plans and drawings.

  • Compare and see differences in the size, shape and form of lines, figures and objects.

  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

  • Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

Physical Requirements:

NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing

F

Walking

O

Sitting

O

Pushing

35 ft-lb

Pulling

35 ft-lb

Climbing

O

Balancing

O

Bending

O

Stooping

O

Kneeling

O

Crouching

O

Crawling

O

Reaching

C

Handling

C

Fingering

C

Feeling

Vision

Hearing

Lifting (lbs)

Carrying (lbs)

0-10

0-10

10-25

10-25

25-50

35 lb

25-50

Company Overview:

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: Plate

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct / Regular

Travel Required: Yes, 100 % of the Time

Job Posting: May 31, 2018, 10:42:33 AM

Requisition ID: 1803632

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.