Welder - Structural/Plate - Industrial

Crowder | Salem, SC

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Posted Date 6/22/2022

Since 1947, Crowder has built a legacy of success in the construction industry. We work throughout the Southeast on heavy construction infrastructure projects ranging from bridges, dams, water and wastewater treatment facilities, power plants and other energy facilities. We are a general contractor who self performs civil, electrical and mechanical trades on both traditional and more complex alternative delivery projects.

As a family and employee-owned company, it is the spirit of not only doing the right things, but doing things the right way that is the true legacy of our founders and our people. Crowder is Building America and Proud of It® as reflected in our Mission Statement:

We are dedicated to superior performance and committed to making a positive difference for our clients, for our communities, and in the lives of our employees.

If you are looking for a career, not just a job, with a company committed to your future, apply today.

All Qualified Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Crowder is a Drug Free Workplace and E-Verify Employer

REQUIREMENTS: ALL Applicants must be:

  • 18 years of Age
  • Able to Pass a Drug Test
  • Legally Eligible to Work in the US
  • Additional Requirements for Craftworkers:
    • Must have reliable transportation to and from jobsite every workday (driver's license not required)
    • Must provide own hand tools (excluding power tools)
    • May be expected to travel where the project requires (multi-state opportunities)

Primary Function of Welder: Weld pipe piles, sheet pile, H-pile and structural steel for industrial construction. Responsibilities also include lay-out, fit, and weld components and assemblies such as sheet metal, tanks, vessels breaching, and miscellaneous metal fabrication.

Typical Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Select equipment and plan layout, assembly, and welding, applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metals, machining, weld shrinkage, and welding techniques.
  • Lay-out, position, align and fit components together.
  • Bolt, clamp, and tack weld parts, using arc, submerged arc, or gas welding equipment.
  • Repair products by dismantling, straightening, reshaping and reassembling parts, using cutting torch, straightening press and hand tools.
  • Must be safety minded and adhere to all safety policies in addition to passing a test in reference to safe operation in a trench.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Must have 3 years verifiable experience as a welder in industrial construction.
  • Must be able to certify through Crowder's quality assurance welding program.
  • Must be able to rate information using standards that can be measured or checked.
  • Must work within precise limits or standards of accuracy.
  • Must have a working knowledge of blueprints and weld symbols.
  • Must be able to look at flat drawings, pictures, and blueprints and visualize how they will look as solid objects with height, width, and depth.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:


Crowder’s Mission Statement is to “make a positive difference in the lives of our employees.” Our comprehensive benefits package is designed to achieve that goal through access to the following competitive benefits:

  • Health Plans, including Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Tax-Advantaged Spending Accounts (HSA and FSA)
  • Wellness Program with Incentives
  • 401k Savings Plan
  • Life/AD&D and Disability Insurance
  • Company Paid Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Crowder YOUniversity Career-Based Training
  • Educational Assistance

Benefits may vary based on position and length of employment

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