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Welder Pipe (Rig Welder) Job Highlights

Title Welder-Pipe (Rig Welder)
Type Full Time
Experience 1-2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Bishop, TX, United States
Company Wood

Company Profile

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across the energy. It provides consulting, project, and operation solutions with specializations in project management, engineering, procurement, construction management, maintenance management, production support, power generation, offshore, onshore, oil sands, pipeline, refining, chemicals, industrial, gas turbines, and renewable energy.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Rig Welder to join its team for operations and maintenance needs.

Educational Qualification

  • No education level is mentioned, yet having a High School Diploma will be a plus.

Work Experience

  • Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years of journeyman experience welding various types of materials.
  • They should have 1 to 2 years of experience as helpers in the welding field.


  • Accurately interpret and apply information from work orders, job orders, specifications, ISO’s, blueprints, or other drawings and recognize basic blueprints or symbols for job application.
  • Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.
  • Demonstrate ability to produce welds that are 100% X-ray quality.
  • Demonstrate ability to use alignment devices for fabrication.
  • Demonstrate ability to weld together parts using any of the welding processes on various metals such as carbon steel, stainless, alloys, etc.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and ability to qualify and pass all welding performance tests.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in safe rigging practices.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in the use of oxy-acetylene flame cutting equipment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of regulations governing quality control codes.
  • Identify, explain and perform crane signals.
  • Identify, recognize and demonstrate safe usage of hand tools and power tools appropriate for the job.
  • Recognize various materials used in the craft and demonstrate a working knowledge of appropriate material handling techniques.
  • Remove rough spots from workpieces, using portable grinders, hand files, or scrapers.
  • Select and safely use appropriate equipment which may include (but not limited to) man lifts, forklifts, and company trucks.
  • Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.


Employer’s Statement

Wood is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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