Millwrights - Per Diem

Mechanical Systems, INC | Wahpeton, ND

Posted Date 12/04/2019

Join our Team!!

We are looking for a motivated, self-driven, reliable individual who is interested in an amazing career opportunity here with Mechanical Systems Inc. Looking to fill some positions for a large project in Wahpeton, North Dakota area.

Employee Benefits:Health and Dental Insurance, PTO, 401K plan

Pipefitter Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lays out, fabricates, assembles, installs carbon and stainless steel piping and other industrial processing systems, including high pressure piping, according to working drawings.
  • Cuts and bevels pipe utilizing a cutting torch, plasma arc or cutting machines. Must be proficient in making rolling offsets, fish mouths and the proper measurement of pipe to be fabricated.
  • Measures, fabricates, and fits up buttweld, socket weld, “V” grove pipe, valves, hangers and threaded piping systems
  • Operates rigid power threading equipment.
  • Ability to use rigging to get pipe in places.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Vocational/Technical Degree required
  • NCCER certification required
  • State licensing may be required depending on state
  • Class A & Class D Driver’s License
  • Minimum of three years’ experience fitting a variety of pipe in an industrial environment
  • Proficient in the use of cutting torches, plasma arc, cutting machines and rigid power threading equipment
  • Ability to read isometric drawings of piping systems and draw ISO’s of field run piping and fabricate from these drawings
  • Prior rigging experience is a plus
  • Physical ability to lift and carry items weighing up to 50 lbs, climb ladders, bend, stoop, work in awkward positions for several hours at a time, and crawl in tight spaces that may be hot, wet, or work outside during inclement weather
  • Travel required

Welder Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Review Isometric &P&ID drawings, and job specifications to determine work requirements.
  • Prepare material for welding, cutting or fabrication
  • Fabricate and modify piping systems and process equipment, and draft or redline drawings as needed.
  • Field verification of piping & structural systems
  • Weld in compliance with applicable codes and materials used
  • Maintain records of work orders and materials used
  • Have knowledge of hand & power tools, as well as hydraulic, air & electric shop equipment
  • Mentor and co-ordinate the work of co-workers
  • Comply with company and customer policies and procedures
  • Support AES zero-incident safety culture and assume personal accountability and responsibility for safe work practices in all projects, activities, and operations
  • Use of Respiratory equipment. Local and portable exhaust ventilation systems (LEV), as well as Power Air Purifying Respirators (PAPR), along with half mask and full face respirators.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Experience: 4 years related training and/or experience required
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED
  • Proficiency in down-hand and up-hand welding is required
  • Experience in the oil and gas industry and in the arctic environment preferred
  • Must pass stainless steel and carbon steel pipe test prior to employment
  • Meet other additional customer requirements


Certification in Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW), or Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) in accordance with American Welding Society D1.1 required. North Slope Training Cooperative (NSTC) safety training certification may be required.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Install, maintain, repair machinery and equipment
  • Ability to identify problems with machinery and equipment
  • Ability to determine extent of repairs required, material or parts needed, and estimate time required to complete repairs
  • Read and Interpret blueprints, schematics and detailed repair drawings related to construction equipment and machinery
  • Dismantle equipment when required for repair or transportation and reassemble it at the appropriate time
  • Move equipment to appropriate site for repair or maintenance to avoid contamination or workplace safety hazards
  • Create solid foundations for machines on-site and instruct other workers about safe and efficient interaction with machinery and equipment
  • Align and calibrate machinery and equipment parts as required for efficient and safe operations
  • Grind and file machinery parts both on-site and in controlled circumstances
  • Travel to construction sites to meet project-based needs
  • Direct workers when interacting with or using equipment
  • Comply with regulations and safety requirements
  • Perform other duties and assist as required

Required for Pipefitters, Welders, and Millwrights

  • Experience: 2-5 years
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED
  • Travel is Required
  • Meet other additional customer requirements
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Drug Test is required before hiring
  • DOT Physical required
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