Combo Welder

Position: Opening(s) you applied on or indicated interest
Location: St Paul Park Minnesota 55071
Start Date: Start ASAP
End Date: Long Term
Job Details:
This is a maintenance position local to St. Paul Park, MN.

  • Schedule (subject to change): 4/10's with no travel and no per diem.
  • Vacation
  • Benefits
  • Relocation assistance available

Job Description:

The right candidate will have four years of welding experience in the petrochemical industry or related field with the required weld testing certifications from Starcon to perform the assigned tasks. You are responsible for performing X-ray quality welding in all positions with the SMAW and GTAW processes with a variety of electrodes. You will be required to use torch cutting and operating equipment such as pipe beveling machines. You will assure all hold points and requirements on code work are met. You must be willing to do tasks other than welding such as pipe fitting and boilermaker duties as directed.

Required Skills:

Perform x-ray quality welding in all positions with the SMAW and GTAW processes with a variety of electrodes

Basic understanding of isometric drawings and blue prints

Ability to read and understand WPB/WPQ documents

Competent to verify fit-ups and dimensions

Ability to read and understand plans isometric drawings

Mathematical skills as they pertain to the execution of their work tasks

Able to pass the appropriate weld test(s) given by Starcon or client

Ability to conduct field determine measurements, fabricate, modify and/or revise piping per sketches, isometric drawings and blueprints.

Must have basic rigging knowledge associated with the moving of piping details and fittings

Must set up you own jobs, stringing their own welding leads, building fireboxes in prep for welding, etc.

Post Hire Requirements:

Always be in compliance with all of Starcon and clients’ safety and quality control procedures.

Work in a team effort with all team members in order to reach a common goal.

Be willing to assist other crafts when directed such as pipe fitters, boilermakers, riggers, etc.

Starcon CBT Rigging qualifications

Work Environment

The work environment will require you to work in SCBA, special protective PPE specific to the unit and working at heights. Extended work hours may be required. Exposure to outdoor weather conditions. Must be physically able to carry up to 50 lbs. of tools and/or material.