Welder/Fabricator-Gas Distribution

The DDS Companies
Albany, NY View on Map
Apply Before : September 9, 2024
Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

Welder/Fabricator-Gas Distribution

The Welder/Fabricator (Albany-Capital District) role is responsible for all duties related to the safe, efficient, and cost effective welding, installation and maintenance of natural gas plastic and metal distribution systems. The position will work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions utilizing both hand and power tools.

This position is required to perform the following functions:

Installing new steel and plastic gas mains and services using tools such as welding machines, fusion equipment and cutting torches

Assemble and secure tubes, fitting and related equipment according to specifications by welding, fusing, brazing, soldering and threading joints

Performs welding, brazing and metal cutting tasks on pipeline, pipeline fittings and other equipment

Measure and mark pipes for cutting, threading and welding

Inspect, examine and test installed systems and pipelines using pressure gauges, hydrostatic testing, observation and other methods

Ensure that company equipment and materials are maintained, kept clean, and stored in a safe manner

Job Qualifications:

Skills and Experience


5 or more years of experience with gas distribution welding

Experience in laying out, cutting and fitting piping offsets in various diameters from ½” through 36”

Possess a Valid Driver’s License

Must be able to lift at least 100 lbs and pass a post offer, pre-employment physical assessment test.

Ability to travel up to 75% of time, with flexible hours inclusive of weekends and holidays


High School Diploma or Vocational training in a closely related field

Certified Welder

OSHA 10, OSHA 30 Certifications

Mechanically inclined

CDL License

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