Welder/Pipefitter Combo

Website Mullins Mechanical

Welder/Pipefitter Combo Job Highlights

Title Welder/Pipefitter Combo
Type Full Time
Experience 4-5 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Union, SC, United States
Company Mullins Mechanical

Company Profile

Mullins Mechanical has a proven role in the mechanical industry by leaving behind a legacy of solidly built and dependable projects.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Welder/Pipefitter Combo to join its team.

Educational Qualification

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

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum of 4 to 5 years of experience (required)
  • Must be able to weld qualification test coupon for-
    -FCAW or GMAW welding process in the 3G and 4G position using Carbon Steel plate
    -SMAW and GTAW welding processes in the 6G position with Carbon or Stainless-Steel pipe


  • Assembles and installs a variety of metal or nonmetal pipes and pipe fittings, using threaded caulked, soldering, brazen, fused, or cemented joints, and hand tools.
  • Bends pipe by hand or with pipe-bending tools and machines.
  • Cuts pipe using a hacksaw, pipe cutter, hammer, chisel, cutting torch, and pipe-cutting machine.
  • Inspects the worksite to determine the presence of obstructions.
  • Installs and maintains refrigeration and air conditioning systems, including compressors, pumps, meters, pneumatic and hydraulic controls, and piping.
  • Loads, transports, and unloads material, tools, equipment, and supplies.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Mounts pipe hangers and brackets on walls and ceiling to hold the pipe.
  • Must be able to observe and recognize problems during the welding process and adjust speed, voltage, amperage, or feed of the rod accordingly
  • Must be able to read and interpret prints and plans
  • Observes and comply with all safety and project rules and all company policies and procedures
  • Observes production machines in assigned area of the manufacturing facility to detect machinery malfunctions.
  • Operate forklifts and overhead cranes
  • Operate vertical/horizontal band saws
  • Perform code (ASME, AWS, or API) compliant welds using GMAW, SMAW, GTAW, and FCAW processes
  • Performs minor maintenance of cleaning activities of tools and equipment.
  • Plans sequence on installation to avoid obstructions and activities of other workers.
  • Properly use fabrication shop hand tools. (grinders, drills, air tools, etc.)
  • Required to adhere to all safety rules and regulations
  • Required to work at a height out of the aerial lift and operate powered equipment
  • Rig, hoist/lift, and move materials
  • Secures pipes to structure with brackets, clamps, and hangers, using hand and power tools.
  • Selects the type and size of pipe and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to job specifications.
  • Tests piping systems for leaks by increasing pressure in pipes and observing gauges attached to pipes for indication of leaks.
  • Threads the pipe using a threading machine.
  • Welds pipe supports to structural steel members.
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Ability to take detailed instructions
  • Daily housekeeping of shop or work area
  • Flexible working schedule to support project needs
  • Knowledge of OSHA guidelines and safe work practices
  • Must be able to read and understand weld symbols, weld procedures, and mechanical and structural drawings
  • Must be able to use Oxy/fuel and Plasma hand-cutting torch
  • Positive “can do” attitude and strong work ethic
  • Willing to be challenged to improve welding skills to meet high-quality standards

Credible Qualifications

  • ASME pipe welding experience
  • Experience with machine equipment such as a mill or drill press
  • Familiarity with weld inspections and related NDE (RT, MT, PT)
  • Familiarity with weld inspections, inspection documentation, and NDE (RT, UT, MT, PT)
  • Fit-up and layout experience on structural/misc. steel and pipe spools
  • Fit-up, layout, and welding experience on structural/misc. steel
  • Formal/technical education
  • Pipe welding experience with ASME B31.3, B31.4 and API 1104 codes

Employer’s Statement

Mullins Mechanical is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for this job please visit mullinsmechanicalwelding.applytojob.com.

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