Pipe Welder

Tepa Companies | San Antonio, TX

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Posted Date 6/27/2024

Established in 2005 and owned by the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians, The Tepa Companies deliver comprehensive and sustainable solutions to federal, state, local and private-sector clients throughout the United States. The tribally owned companies work independently and collaboratively to provide wide-ranging construction, engineering, environmental, industrial, staffing and technology services.

When you join Tepa Companies, you have the opportunity to expand your entrepreneurial skill set while growing professionally alongside the best in the industry. You will have the opportunity to impact your team, the organization as a whole and subsequently, our Tribe.

We seek out top talent to provide the best services for our clients. We focus on being a responsible company for our employees and their families by creating a culture that reflects our core values and offering competitive pay and benefits packages. Tepa Companies is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity in the workforce.

LOCATION - Traveling

This position will be a traveling position. In addition to competitive pay, we offer a complete benefits package to include medical, dental and vision insurance, long-term and short-term disability, group life, AD&D insurance coverage. Daily per diem will be provided while working on a project.


The Tepa Companies are seeking a Welder to assist with general site work such as loading and unloading equipment and materials, site clean-up and preparation, mobilization and demobilization to and from the jobsite, scaffolding erection, general tank construction tasks and other duties as assigned.

Job responsibilities include:
  • Follows welding procedure specifications when welding
  • Must be able to perform quality welds to be able to pass radiographic interpretation
  • Must be able to perform quality welds using various welding process, such as TIG, GMAW, SMAW, FCAW etc.
  • Produces quality welds with efficiency
  • Performs or assists with fit-up and preparation of welds
  • Performs or assists with post weld cleanup, inspection, and repair
  • Communicates regularly with the Field Foreman with regard to issues and concerns on the job site
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and schematics.
  • Must be able to Determine the required tools, materials and welding methods based on the project specifications.
  • Must be able to Assemble, install and repair pipe components and systems according to specifications.
  • Must be able to Inspect all materials, equipment, and tools required to perform the work.
  • Must be able to Maintain supplies, equipment, and tools.
  • Must be able to properly Prepare the materials by clamping, cutting or applying chemical solutions to piping.
  • Must be able to Examine completed welds to ensure they are free of defects, smooth, and functional.
  • Must Observing all safety regulations.
  • Documentation of at least 8 years of relevant welding experience
  • Must have experience as a pipe welder
  • Working knowledge of AWS, API, ANSI, and ASME Codes and Standards
  • Ability to troubleshoot and strong attention to detail
  • Physical dexterity
  • Must have a current passport
  • Must be willing to travel
  • Must be able to pass a background check
  • Must be able to pass a 6G pipe test
  • Must be able to perform both stick and tig welds on both carbon & stainless steel pipe
  • Must be able to read prints and written instructions as well as follow verbal directions
  • Ability to read and write in English required
Salary29.35 Hour
Per Diem
Per Diem Offered

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