home >> shipyard / marine >> job board >> post

[Welder] Pipe Welder $130/ Diem

[ Back ] [ The Roadtechs Shipyard / Marine Job Board ] [ Help ] [Edit ] [Mark Position Closed ]

PeopleReady is hiring and placing pipe welders on a long term contract in Tacoma, WA

$19.00 + 130.00/diem


Weld out piping spools, pipe runs, and manifolds using primarily stick welding processes (80%) and in some cases MIG or TIG welding processes (20%) on carbon steel, stainless steel or various other alloys as required by each project based upon specifications for each vessel.

Weld pipe seams horizontal, vertical and overhead, for fillet, butt-weld, socket, and mitered joints

Perform welds in environment using primarily stick welding with 6010, 5P+, Fillet passes, 7018, Cover passes, 6G, and 6GR testing

Perform mirror welds in 6 GR situations as needed

Practices good housekeeping and safety practices, completes assignments in a timely manner.

Grinds and prep weld seams for tacking, grinding, and final inspection post weld.

Set up and set arc welder for root passes, cover passes, welding hangers, and repairs.

Perform Air Arc operations or grinders to back gouge welds and remove bad welds as needed.

Performs welds on many alloys including but not limited to, mild steel, stainless steel, aluminum, and copper nickel.


Ability to read and interpret specifications, understand and read drawings and blue prints and understand the contract requirements and schedule constraints.

Knowledge of shipyard safety practices, vessel terminology and use of scissor and boom lifts.

High School Education or equivalent or vocational education

Able to understand and perform basic mathematics

Team Player

5+ Years' experience as a Pipe Welder

Preferred Requirements:

6-G ABS or USCG Certifications in Stainless Steel (ARC, MIG, & TIG), Aluminum (TIG), and Copper Nickel (TIG).

Marine Pipe Welding Experience

[ Back ] [ The Roadtechs Shipyard / Marine Job Board ] [ Help ] [Edit ] [Mark Position Closed ]

© Copyright - Roadtechs®, LLC. - All rights reserved.
Use of the Roadtechs.com website implies compliance with the Roadtechs User Agreement and acknowledgment of our Privacy Policy.