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Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Posted: 01/30/2024 Industry: Construction Job Number: 191799 Pay Rate: $27.58-$31.03 per hour

Job Description

HKA Enterprises is unable to support C2C. 3rd party submissions and C2C requests will not be considered for any positions.


Fabricate in a shop environment, measurement and regulation settings and stations with related piping assemblies; equipment, products and tools, leak repair devices, domestic and commercial prefabricated meter sets and manifolds that are used in the natural gas industry per industry codes

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
• Creates code-compliant acceptable welds related to the construction of new facilities
• Read & interpret fabrication prints and layout material to accurately fabricate job
• Knowledgeable and proficient in the use and setup of jigs, fixtures and fabrication layout
• Compiles, prepares and maintains company records and logs
• Assists other welders to fit, tack and weld fabricated assemblies
• Understand and adhere to company welding procedures
• Insures quality and compliance to drawing and code of fabricated units
• May act as welding inspector on Bangs Fabrication Shop projects or on projects outsourced to external fabrication shops
• Pursue development of welding skills as appropriate within Fab Shop business needs and as time allows
• Work with Leader of Fab Shop and design engineer(s) to improve fabrication process and increase fabrication shop efficiency
• Plan, organize and complete fabrication work within guidelines provided by the fabrication shop leader and/or more senior fabrication shop welders
• Perform work in machine shop as required to complete fabricated assemblies or subassemblies or to transition fittings or pipe to wall thicknesses compatible with weld jobs
• Fabricate quality products according to design specifications
• Proficiency in wire welding (MIG, GMAW) and sub-arc welding (SAW) with a progression eventually leading to a Bangs Welder A level
• Code compliance for all testing procedures
• Produce work product in a timely manner resulting in satisfied customers.
• Contribute to documented positive financial results of the Bangs Fabrication Shop
• Works with and supports other shop staff in a team environment to achieve collective production goals

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications for Position
• High School Diploma or GED
• Requires a current Columbia Gas Welder C wire (MIG) or stick (SMAW) card issued from a Columbia Gas/client welding instructor or the ability to obtain a Welder C (MIG) wire card within 90 days of the hire date.
• If no current welder certification, the first good weld under the instruction of a company welding instructor must be made within the first 80 hours in the job.
• Ability to work independently and alone with little supervision
• Ability to work collaboratively with other welders and fabrication personnel
• Ability to lift 50 lbs.
• A practical welding test under the supervision of a company welding instructor is required as part of the candidate selection process.
• This position is subject to DOT Anti-Drug and Alcohol Misuse Prevention Plan (AMPP) regulations.
• This position is subject to regularly scheduled testing to maintain welder The Bangs Fabrication Shop is primarily a wire welding (MIG) facility and progression of welding skills will be done in wire (MIG) and sub-arc (SAW).
• Certified with a Columbia C card in MIG (GMAW)
• Progression to sub-arc (SAW) proficiency
• Progression toward certification with a Columbia A card in MIG (GMAW) Welding certifications beyond those listed above, such as progression in stick (SMAW) welding, will be pursued only if business needs dictate

Additional Information

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

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