Spacex Job Openings – Pipe Welder

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Job Description:

We are currently seeking individuals to fill a welder position at our Starship launch site. This position requires skill in a specialized trade in order to complete welding requirements and operational needs. The position is responsible for welding piping, structural steel and other facility equipment/infrastructure.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Complete welding assignments and procedures for construction and repair of all site structural stands on time, safely, and in a professional manner
  • Ability to visually inspect own welds per AWS D1.1 and ASME B31.3 (normal and high pressure service) with proper training
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment
  • Obtain and maintain internal licenses, operator permits or certifications as required
  • Cut, trim, or scarf metal objects, fit and fabricate metal components to dimensions for building and assembling test site structural forms
  • Make a continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly
  • Under supervision of lead welder, analyze engineering drawings and specifications to plan welding operations where procedural information is unavailable
  • Utilize hand welding and flame-cutting equipment to weld together metal components and parts to assemble structural forms

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to rapidly change roles and responsibilities while working in a high-paced, challenging work environment
  • Knowledge of welding techniques, metallurgy, AWS/ASME codes, and engineering requirements
  • General mechanical skills in concrete, machining, and alignment/setting
  • Knowledge in ferrous and non-ferrous metals in relation to welding and brazing
  • Knowledge in arc air procedures and equipment
  • Knowledge in occupational hazards and effective safety precautions of the trade

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience with precision measuring instruments
  • Experience with standard tools, materials, motions, and practices of the welding trade
  • 5+ years of experience using SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, oxy acetylene, fitting, arc gouging and electronic welding equipment related to the trade
  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • 1+ years of experience working in a process piping environment, using various measurement and verification tools (laser level/projector, transit, plumb line, spirit level, inclinometer, etc.) to dimension and build piping runs to/from and around fixed objects

Job Details:

Company: SpaceX

Vacancy Type: Temporary

Job Location: Denver, CO, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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