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Welder I

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/28/2017 1:24:12 AM
  • 2827475
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Downstream Technology Solutions
Location(s): United States; Florida; Jacksonville


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Role Summary:
The Welder I will perform functions to weld product line assemblies and components in accordance with established weld procedure specifications.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Welder I, you will:

  • Read and interpret fabrication prints and understand weld symbols
  • Set up, operate, and maintain welding machinery
  • Join and/or overlay material using both manual and/or automated welding processes such as GTAW, GMAW, SMAW, & SAW.
  • Select proper electrodes and holders; regulate current and time
  • Maintain adjustments as required
  • Understand and adhere to quality requirements
  • Perform gouging, oxy fuel flame cutting, plasma cutting, grinding, material handling and cleanup
  • Coordinate with Purchasing to maintain inventory of consumables
  • Comply with all applicable quality, health, safety and environmental regulations
  • Perform other related duties as assigned or indicated by responsibilities

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 3 years of welding experience or welding training in GTAW & GMAW

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs., pushing and pulling of parts hanging from a crane that weigh 35 lbs. up to 10,000 lbs., pulling on wrenches to secure parts in machine, as required
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • Ability and willingness to pass a pulmonary function test
  • Ability and willingness to handle heavy parts and moving parts
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to the following: extreme heat that could exceed 500 degrees, enclosed areas, heights, and awkward positions, exposure to eye injuries, noise, dust, burns, & arc flashes, exposure to high noise levels for long periods of time, as required
  • Ability and willingness to stand for long periods of time, as required
  • Ability and willingness to work inside and outside, as required
  • Ability and willingness to interpret drawings, specifications, weld procedures and shop orders
  • Ability and willingness to perform set-up, fit-up, layout and weld for complex welded assemblies

    Desired Characteristics:
  • AWS certified
  • Experience with GMAW, GTAW, SMAW, and SAW, with materials such as 9-chrome, 2.25-Cr 1-Mo, Inconel, and various stainless-steel alloys on X-ray/RT-inspected weld joints
  • Certified to various ASME Welding sections including Sect. 1, Sect. 3, Sect. 8, and Sect. 9
  • Graduate of Professional Welder program with emphasis on pipe fitting and pressure vessel welding
  • Ability and willingness to work in a dynamic and engaged “team” environment

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    Locations: United States; Florida; Jacksonville

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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