Tank Welder

HMT Tank | Geismar, LA

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Posted Date 3/18/2024
Description We are looking for a capable Welder who will be responsible for cutting and joining metals and other materials at our facilities or construction sites, using appropriate equipment. Your job will be to provide safe foundation for strong infrastructure.

You should be competent in using potentially dangerous equipment following all safety precautions, have a steady hand and great attention to detail. Knowledge of different kinds of metal and their properties is also required.

Tank Welder responsibilities are:
  • Explore and follow blueprints and drawings, taking measurements to plan layout and procedures
  • Prepare the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
  • Prepare components for welding according to specifications (such as powered saws to match measurements when cutting material)
  • Use angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
  • Use calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces to align components
  • Use manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions to weld components
  • Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
  • Check welded surfaces and structures for flaws by testing and inspecting them
  • Keep your equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety
  • Travel is required (75%+)
Required Qualifications:
  • 5 years' experience as a Welder using Flux Core (FCAW) and Stick (SMAW)
  • Must be able pass 2G/3G/4G Welding Test
  • Must have TWIC Card
  • Experienced with Above ground Storage Tanks
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Solid experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures, such as Flux Core and Stick able to use the automatic welding equipment The Goat and the 3 o clock
  • Experience with cutting torch and arc gouging
  • Solid experience using electrical or manual tools, such as saws, squares, calipers and so on
  • Must meet all criteria for a Class B Welder
  • Excellent knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing, such as face-shield and gloves
  • Good ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
  • Agility, professionalism, and close attention to detail
  • Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required
  • Professional Certification, such as AWS welding certificate, will be a bonus
About HMT

HMT is the global leader in aboveground storage tank solutions. HMT brings a distinct level of innovation and service to the tank industry through a unique approach of partnering with customers to optimize tank operations. Knowing that every customer's need is different, we use our decades of experience to customize solutions that help tank operations become more efficient, more productive, and more profitable.

HMT is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We will not tolerate discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual expression, or any other unlawful reason. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit applications for employment. Employment with HMT is At-Will.

Salary31.00 Hour
Trade
Welder
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