Welder Fabricator Set Up – 1st Shift

Website API Heat Transfer

Welder Fabricator Set Up – 1st Shift Job Highlights

Title Welder Fabricator Set Up – 1st Shift
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Buffalo, NY, United States
Company API Heat Transfer

Company Profile

API Heat Transfer is a global leader in the design and manufacture of a wide range of specialty heat exchangers and heat transfer solutions. The product portfolio and expertise consist of multiple heat transfer technologies, and we deliver the most complete solution for virtually every application and industry.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Welder Fabricator to join its team

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants may be required a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have required work experience in the related field.


  • Check out material allocated for fabricating assignment with specifications given on Bill of Material or drawings.
  • Checks out the correctness of overall set-up (with an inspector, if necessary).
  • Exercises reasonable care and protection for all machines’ surfaces when welding or handling.
  • Has necessary layout tools.
  • May be asked to assist lower grades.
  • Must be able to set up and operate coupling welder and tube sheet welder in the DFT line.
  • Notifies foreman of any questionable material that is allocated to a job he is assigned to, which appears to be defective and should not be used. Must remove work from rolls or positioner when completed.
  • Performs all layout operations relevant to his fabricating assignment, using such tools as may be necessary or required.
  • Performs all necessary burning, cutting, and beveling operations necessary to establish the correctness of length, bevel, and size of the hole as relating to his job assignment. Does own chipping and removal of slag from burning or beveling operations.
  • Performs all necessary set-up operations preparatory to layout, cutting, or beveling and also for welding when related to his job assignment.
  • Uses proper tools, fixtures, or other devices as may be necessary to set up and align such fittings as are necessary to set up and align from drawings within required specifications and tolerances.


  • Must be able to demonstrate consistent quality in both welds and fit-up. Productivity levels must be maintained to meet or exceed reasonable time estimates on a consistent basis. Assessments are to be evaluated by both department supervisors and Quality Control personnel on a periodic basis.
  • Must be able to qualify for necessary ASME Section VIII & IX Code Welding requirements, using Metallic Arc, Heli-Arc, and MIG.
  • Must be code qualified on shop welding procedures for carbon steel, stainless steel to carbon steel, stainless steel to stainless steel to include PED directive or other mandated customer welder qualification requirements for the listed metals.

Employer’s Statement

API Heat Transfer is Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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