Tradesmen International, Inc. Welder Journeyman in Gurnee, Illinois
TIG Welder Job Description:
Working as a TIG welder involves carrying out various welding functions.
Given below is a TIG welder job expectations for Tradesmen International which highlights the major tasks, duties, and responsibilities of the role:
Oversee the selection and procurement of materials and equipment required for TIG welding
Measure and align workpieces using straightedges, clamps, and calipers
Fill ducts with water/air and submerge in water to identify pipe leakage
Assist plumbers, HVAC, and manufacturing engineers during construction
Ensure compliance with established health/safety policies and regulations
Carry out grinding and thermal cutting operations to obtain various textures and sizes for metal parts
Oversee the set-up of TIG welding equipment
Operate power and hand tools such as arc welders, buffing machine, and scrapers
Maintain good working knowledge of the welding characteristics of metals such as stainless steel, aluminum, and titanium
Read and interpret welding blueprints, schematics, and codes
Carry out preventative maintenance and repair of piping systems and metal structures
Ensure welding operations meet set specifications and construction requirements
Oversee the training and mentoring of new and trainee TIG welders
Perform TIG welding on materials such as fiberglass, iron, plastic, and copper
Conduct radiographic and bend tests to verify the quality of weld.
Technical Skill: TIG welders are able to operate gas and non-gas welding device in carrying out welding duties
Measurement Skill: They are proficient in using various measurement tools to establish the configuration or position of a welding plan
Problem-solving Skill: They assess metal structures to identify and initiate repair of damaged welds
Pre-employment tests: To complete the hiring process for this role, or to be admitted into an apprenticeship program for TIG training, most employers may require you to take an assessment test. Learn more about job assessment tests and how to make excellent scores in them..
As a Journeyman 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.
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
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 Journeyman Welders that are highly skilled in their trade with unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best.
4 years of experience with Stick, Mig, Tig, Flux Core welding
Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
High standard of integrity and professionalism
Drug free at all times
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.
Dental and vision plan
Prescription drug plan
401(k) profit-sharing savings plan
Tool purchase programs
Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability
Posted Date 1 week ago (1/11/2021 9:03 AM)
Req ID 2021-286597
Category Welder - Pipe