Welder/Fabricator PA BURGETTSTOWN

Bestway Oilfield
Burgettstown, PA 15021 View on Map
Apply Before : September 9, 2024
Job Description

Objectives & Measurement – Key Responsibilities

Sets up equipment and welds parts using shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) and a Bortech welder

Operate hand tools, burners and other welding equipment

Reads blueprints to ensure accuracy of finished parts

Current AWS D1.1 and D1.6 certification

Must be able to perform and pass welding certification tests.

Uses computerized labor tracking system (LaborTrak) to log in and out of jobs for tracking purposes

Operate a forklift

Selects equipment and plans layout, assembly, and welding

Lays out, positions, aligns, fits, bolts, clamps, and tack-welds parts to secure in position for welding

Repair products by gouging, dismantling, straightening, and reassembling part

Operate a stress relief oven and heat blankets

Resolves welding needs and issues by applying expertise and industry knowledge (to include usage of welding codes).

Aids Welder I and Welder II in setting up welding equipment according to the standard processes * Perform minor servicing of related welding equipment Job Knowledge / Education And Qualifications

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: High School or an equivalent combination of education and experience; minimum three years related experience operating various types of welding equipment or a minimum of one year vocational/technical training.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry

REASONING ABILITY: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Must have thorough knowledge of reading and understanding blueprints as well as knowledge of measurement tools (e.g. tape measure, square, calipers). Ability to read and understand welding procedures and use them in practical application.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Personal protective equipment is required for this position. Core Competencies Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics Leadership – Exhibits confidence in self and others; Inspires and motivates others to perform well; Effectively influences actions and opinions of others; Accepts feedback from others; Gives appropriate recognition to others.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 – $32.00 per hour


Dental insurance

Health insurance

Health savings account

Life insurance

Paid time off

Vision insurance


8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

Burgettstown, PA 15021: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)


Welders & Fabricators: 1 year (Required)

Welding: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: One location

$15 – $32 an hour

Job Detail
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  • Education No education