Tradesmen International, Inc. Combo Welders/Pipefitter Journeyman in Charleston, South Carolina


Tradesmen International - Charleston location is seeking experienced Combo Welders and Pipefitters to join our team. If you are aCombo Welder/Pipefitter with at least 9+ years of experience this is your chance to advance your career!

We are recognized internationally as a leading source for reliable, skilled craftsmen with thousands of employees across North America. With more than 5,000 active clients we have a plenty of great opportunities for skilled pipefitters that want to be the best in their field.We offer consistent work, top pay, benefits, and employment opportunities in most major markets throughout North America.


As a Pipefitter you will be responsible for laying out, fabricating, assembling, installing, and maintaining piping and piping systems, fixtures, and equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial processing systems.

As a Combo Welder, you will be responsible for using Stick, Mig, Tig, and Flux Core welding techniques to weld various components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Performing any combination of duties to assist workers in welding, brazing, and thermal and arc cutting activities

  • Moving work pieces, tools, and supplies, manually or by hand truck

  • Lifting, moving, and holding or clamping work pieces to table, into jigs, or into position as directed manually or by using pry bar

Specific responsibilities:

  • Selecting type and size of pipe and related materials according to job specifications, knowledge of system operation, and study of building plans / working drawings

  • Planning sequence of installation to avoid obstructions and cutting pipe

  • Threading and ending pipe by hand or with pipe bending machine

  • Assembling and joining piping by means of threaded, chalked, wiped, soldered, brazed fused, or cemented joints

  • Securing pipes to structure with clamps, brackets, and hangers, using hand tools

  • Testing piping systems for leaks by increasing pressure in pipes and observing gauges

  • 9 years of experience as Pipefitter / Pipe Welder

  • Solid knowledge and understanding of system operation, building plans and working drawings

  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • In depth knowledge of plumbing and pipe system layout, according to specifications

  • NCCER is a + but not mandatory

  • A Resume is mandatory

Please note below is mandatory:

A Weld Testing for welders only will be scheduled through the client (various locations across the US).

3 tests : 100% Xray & Bend

2.75” .688” Wall SA-106B Coupon, 6G, ER70S-2 Root- Fill at- .188- E7018: Cap at- .500”

2.375” .218” Wall SA-106B Coupon, 6G ER309 Root w/Argon Backing, Fill & Cap at - .218”

2.75” .688” Wall SA-106B Coupon, 6G ER70S-2 Fill-Cap at .688”

-Valid Driver’s License (to be able to get a parking pass). Valid IDs are acceptable but they cannot drive or get passes.

-Drug and Alcohol Test (will be administered prior to arrival)

-Clean Background

-Basic Plus certification (can be taken prior to orientation)

-Respirator Fit Test (can be taken prior to orientation) If you have a long beard this is a requirement and you will have to shave.

-Pulmonary Function Test (can be taken prior to orientation)

Company Details:

Simply put, we're not a temp agency and don't just hire anyone. In fact, we're highly selective, committed to hiring only those Pipefitters that are highly skilled in their trade with unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best.

Specific requirements:

  • 9 years of experience as Pipefitter

  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation


In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Recruiter Name:

Jenis Gutierrez

Req ID 2016-80882

Job Location(s) US - SC - Charleston

Posted Date 9/30/2016

Category Welder - Pipe