Job Description


Job Title

Welder III

Employment Type





Goose Creek, South Carolina 


Based on Experience

Responsibilities of the Welder III include:

  • Reports directly to the Fabrication Manager.

  • Must be able to set up welding machine in accordance with and full understand of WPS.

  • Must be able to pass D1.1 bend test for 1.0" A-36 plate.

  • Must be able to pass 1688 HY80 bend test for 2” plate

  • Must be able to use grinder for proper pre-weld joint preparation and post-weld clean-up.

  • Must be able to interpret weld symbols and build prints.

  • Must be able to VT own welds

  • Must be able to pass Welder Workmanship Training

  • Must be adept with hand tools including measuring devices.

  • Verifies conformance of work piece to specifications.

  • Must be able to distinguish varying thicknesses of metal materials.

  • Assist senior Welder/Fabricators when needed.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Ability to stand continuously for long periods of time

  • Willing to work in excess of 40 hours a week

  • High school or equivalent

  • Must be U.S citizen 

Preferred Skills

  • 4+ years of D1.1 Code welding or equivalent

  • NAVSEA 1688 weld experience

  • GMAW, GTAM, and SMAW ability

  • Heavy structural, Military, or Aerospace weld background

  • Overhead crane experience

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