Aluminum Welder (Non-Local) - Per Diem

Ameri-Force | San Diego, CA

Posted Date 6/07/2021

Aluminum Welder-


  • Possesses standard tools for a welder.
  • Ability to pass “A Class” skills validation test to demonstrate welding ability for restricted open root welds. 5XXX 2F, 3F, 4F with ceramic
  • 5+ years of related experience with the most recent 3 years being in a shipyard.
  • Able to work different shifts (1st, 2nd, & 3rd).
  • Must have good knowledge of ship board spaces.
  • Must have knowledge of weld symbols.
  • Must have experience welding Aluminum and other exotic metals
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to safely hook up and operate a torch.
  • Must have knowledge of WAFs
  • Must be able to follow instructions and work well with others.
  • Must have clean background in order to receive DBIDS badge for NAVY Base access
  • Comfortable with heights
  • Must pass 10 panel Drug Screen
  • Ability to successfully complete onboarding procedures in preparation to pass weld qualification test requirements to meet contract requirements for A Class Structural Aluminum welding on the vessel


  • Assures that tank/compartment has an updated safe for hot work ticket and that requirements of the ticket have been met. (Example: ventilation, lighting, safety equipment etc.).
  • Assures that conditions of the tank/compartment have not changed since the ticket was written. (Example: fuel run back, unsafe working conditions, etc.).
  • Assures that a Work Authorization Form (WAF) ticket is on the job site and that it is for the specific job being accomplished, no work will be accomplished without a WAF posted at location of repairs.
  • Assures that any other safety issues are complied with that relate to the specific job being accomplished (Example: special staging, face shields for grinding, protective clothing for hot work related jobs, breathing apparatus with correct cartridges, etc).
  • Assures that you are trained or qualified for the work you are assigned to do (Example: JLG, forklift, welding, brazing, special electrical/mechanical repairs and etc.)
  • Assures that you and personnel working under your direction are working as safely and as productively as possible maintaining quality control at all times.
  • Assures that a 30 minute cool down period has been accomplished in hot work areas.
  • Assures that fire watches are assigned and maintained in the proper position.
  • Assures that the job site is left in a safe and clean condition prior to departure.
  • Assures that personnel have work package and the necessary drawings, technical manuals, or specifications required for them to adequately accomplish their work assignments.


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