Pipe Welder

Website Ingalls Shipbuilding (Huntington Ingalls Industries)

Pipe Welder Job Highlights

Title Pipe Welder
Type Full Time
Experience 3 Years
Function Manufacturing/Management
Location Pascagoula, MS, United States
Company Ingalls Shipbuilding (Huntington Ingalls Industries)

Company Profile

Ingalls Shipbuilding is America’s largest military shipbuilding company. It provides professional services to partners in government and industry.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Pipe Welder to join its team for various welding manufacturing needs.

A welder may be required to work either day or night dependent upon the number of ships under construction at any one point in time.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants may be required a High School Diploma or GED
  • Mississippi Tech Master Certification is preferred

Work Experience


  • Responsible for performing pipe welding procedures on Stainless Steel and Copper-Nickel pipe using Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), also known as tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding

Other Qualifications

  • GTAW (TIG) process used for root pass, 11018 electrodes used for weld fill portion and cap.
  • Must pass military standard X-Ray welding test on stainless steel and copper-nickel in the 6G position (restricted).
  • The pipe welding test is given in a restricted position (6 G) on a 5” schedule 80 carbon steel pipes.


  • Bereavement Leave
  • Competitive Pay
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discounts
  • Family Medical Leave (eligible after one year of service)
  • Jury Duty/Witness Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Service and Retirement Awards
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plan Options
  • Onsite Fitness Center
  • Onsite Health and Wellness Center
  • Paid Holidays
  • Savings Plan Options (401K)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vacation and Paid Time Off

Employer’s Statement

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

To apply for this job please visit careers.huntingtoningalls.com.

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