Overview

ATSS has a client in Pascagoula, MS looking for First Class Pipe Welders.
 
Basic Qualifications:
 

Minimum. 3 Yrs. of pipe welding experience
Must have experience in Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW), also known as Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) also known as “stick welding”.
 

Job Description
 

A Pipe Welder is responsible for performing pipe welding procedures on Stainless Steel and Copper-Nickel pipe using Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), also known as tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding. The shipyard  environment  is an  around  the clock  manufacturing setting. Production areas at times involve working at different  heights, confined spaces, different weather conditions as well as multiple shifts 24 hours a day. As with most every position in the shipyard, a Welder may be required to work either day or night dependent upon the number of ships under construction at any one point in time. The company stresses the  practice  of  working safely  in all situations  with safety  procedures  meeting, and most times, exceeding industry standards.

 

Types of metal materials with a variety of welding processes; the most basic of which are,

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) also known as “stick welding” and  Flux-Core Arc Welding (FCAW) also known as “wire welding.” Must pass military standard  X-Ray  welding test on stainless steel and copper nickel in the 6G position (restricted). The pipe welding test is given in a restricted position (6 G) on a 5″ schedule 80 carbon steel pipe. GTAW (TIG) process used for root pass, 11018 electrode used for weld fill portion and cap.

 

PIPE TEST:
 

6G Restricted 5″ Schedule 80 on carbon steel pipe; Tig the root pass, stick the fill and cap with 11018 rod
 

Location: Pascagoula, MS
o      Duration: Initially 1 year

e      Base Pay Range: $28.19 per hour, depending on level of experience

e      Start Date As soon as possible