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Pipe Welder

Hoffman & Hoffman Inc
Greensboro, NC
  • Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Job Title: Pipe Welder

Reports to: Production Manager

FLSA Status: Full Time, Non-Exempt (Eligible for overtime)

We are 100% employee-owned through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). This is a retirement benefit for our employees that is wholly paid for by the company in addition to 401(k) options for employee contributions. There are approximately 7,000 ESOPs in the United States, governed by the IRS and the U.S. Department of Labor. Research indicates that ESOP companies tend to grow faster in sales and employment. ESOP employees tend to have 2.2 times as much in retirement savings as employees in traditional companies.

Position Purpose: The primary responsibility of the Pipe Welder is to design, cut, and permanently join metal parts together through the application of appropriate welding techniques. Duties of the Pipe Welder include reviewing blueprints, cutting metal into the appropriate shape and smoothing molten metal to remove creases.

Employment at Will: Nothing herein is intended to create a contract of employment or to guarantee employment for a definite duration.

Pipe Welder Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Uphold and Adhere to Core Values
  • Produce quality work, meeting requirements of plans, specifications and industry standards
  • Complete every stage of building pump packages, to include:
    1. Layout, cutting, and welding of steel frame
    2. Layout, cutting, and welding of steel piping
    3. Layout, cutting, and threading of steel pipe
    4. Layout, cutting, and soldering copper piping
    5. Read and interpret drawings
    6. Installation of equipment on steel frame
    7. Painting of package
    8. Pressure test of pipe and repair as needed
    9. Mounting electrical enclosures and power wire to associated equipment
    10. Check and testing electrical work
  • Identify and use various types of welding tools, wire, and machines
  • Follow established safety guidelines and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Perform QA/QC checks on finished work to ensure conformance with specifications
  • Other duties as assigned

Pipe Welder Education/Experience

  • Successful completion of trade/vocational school and minimum of 3 years welding experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience and familiarity of our products and line of business a plus
  • Must be able to obtain a Welding certification
  • MIG/TIG welding experience preferred

Skills and Qualifications/Abilities:

  • Ideal candidate must be self-motivated with a proven track record
  • Ability to prioritize and work effectively on multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to use and maintain a variety of hand tools, wiring diagrams, piping schemes, engineering specifications and other equipment
  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail with ability to read and interpret blue prints, plans and manuals
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Comfortable with working in all types of conditions
  • Knowledge of basic electricity and electrical control systems and general knowledge of mechanical systems is a Plus
  • Flexibility to work overtime and/or weekends as required

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

  • Standing: Frequently
  • Walking: Frequently
  • Sitting: Occasionally
  • Stooping: Frequently
  • Handling/Fingering: Frequently
  • Climbing: Frequently
  • Bending: Frequently
  • Pushing/Pulling 12 lbs. or less: Frequently
  • Lifting/Carrying 10 lbs. or less: Frequently
  • Lifting/Carrying 11-50 lbs.: Frequently
  • Lifting/Carrying 51-75lbs: Occasionally
  • Lifting/Carrying 76 - 115 lbs.: Occasionally
  • Reaching Outward: Frequently
  • Reaching Above Shoulder: Frequently
  • Squatting/Kneeling: Frequently

This job description is intended to provide information regarding the essential functions and basic duties of this position. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills and duties that could be assigned. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by management as it deems appropriate. This document does not constitute a contract and is subject to change at the discretion of Heat Transfer Sales, LLC.

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Hoffman & Hoffman Inc

Greensboro, NC
27407 USA



Posted date

8 days ago

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