Helper (Fabrication)

Website Epic Piping

Helper (Fabrication) Job Highlights

Title Helper (Fabrication)
Type Full Time
Experience 1 Year
Function Manufacturing
Location San Marcos, TX, United States
Company EPIC Piping

Company Profile

Epic Piping (a United Weld Holdings Company) is the premier global turn-key pipe systems manufacturer (pre-fabricator) and master distributor of pipe, fittings, and flanges.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Helper (Fabrication) to join its fabrication team.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1 year of relevant experience (may be considered in lieu of education)

Work Experience

  • Not Applicable


  • Attach slings, ropes, or cables to objects such as pipes, hoses, or bundles.
  • Break up defective products for reprocessing.
  • Change machine gears, using wrenches.
  • Clean and lubricate equipment.
  • Cut or break flashing from materials or products.
  • Dump materials such as prepared ingredients into machine hoppers before mixing.
  • Examine products to verify conformance to quality standards.
  • Fold products and product parts during processing.
  • Lift raw materials, finished products, and packed items, manually or using hoists.
  • Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and conveyances.
  • Mark or tag identification on parts.
  • Measure amounts of products, lengths of extruded articles, or weights of filled containers to ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Mix ingredients according to specified procedures or formulas.
  • Observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected and notify operators of any malfunctions.
  • Operate machinery used in the production process or assist machine operators.
  • Pack and store materials and products.
  • Perform minor repairs to machines, such as replacing damaged or worn parts.
  • Place products in equipment or on work surfaces for further processing, inspecting, or wrapping.
  • Position spouts or chutes of storage bins so that containers can be filled.
  • Prepare raw materials for processing.
  • Read gauges or charts, and record data obtained.
  • Record information, such as the number of products tested, meter readings, or dates and times of product production.
  • Remove products, machine attachments, or waste material from machines.
  • Separate products according to weight, grade, size, or composition of materials used to produce them.
  • Signal coworkers to direct them to move products during the production process.
  • Start machines or equipment to begin production processes.
  • Thread ends of items such as thread, cloth, and lace through needles and rollers, and around take-up tubes.
  • Tie products in bundles for further processing or shipment, following prescribed procedures.
  • Transfer finished products, raw materials, tools, or equipment between storage and work areas of plants and warehouses, by hand or using hand trucks or powered lift trucks.
  • Unclamp and hoist full reels from braiding, winding, or other fabricating machines, using power hoists.
  • Wash work areas, machines, equipment, vehicles, or products.


  • Not Applicable


  • Career growth opportunities through hands-on training and mentorships
  • Coaching from experienced leaders
  • Company-paid life insurance and long-term disability insurance
  • Competitive insurance and benefit options
  • Industry-leading training and development programs
  • Paid vacation and holiday time
  • Traditional and Roth 401(k) plans available (50% company match up to 6% contributed by the employee)
  • Training and development programs

Employer’s Statement

Epic Piping is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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