Vessel Fitters - 77093

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General Information

Job Posting ID 8707980 Creation Date Jan 18, 2019
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Apr 14, 2019
Job Site Address HOUSTON, Texas 77093 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 5

Job Description

Position Description
Work under the shop Foreman to fit-up/weld components for Pressure Vessels including Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers.

Job Roles and Responsibilities:

Interprets drawings and specifications to determine best sequence of fabrication
Fit-up ANSI flanges to pipe, forged flanges to shells and profile nozzles to match required shell.
Lay-out nozzles and other sub assembly location in shell components
Burns and grinds nozzle cutouts in shell to meet engineering tolerances
Uses flame cutting torch, carbon arc gouging, plasma arc, portable grinders and other tools.
Uses overhead cranes, jib cranes and other lifting/ rigging devices to move components in a safe manner.
Completing jobs based on standard shop procedures
Conforms to shop quality practices and procedures
Checks fit-ups of other welders using appropriate tools
Conforms to safety requirements of the shop
Works productively with others to help determine best solutions * Other duties as assigned


Must be able to pass a Vessel Fitting test.
Proficient in basic math including addition/ subtraction of whole numbers, fractions and decimals
Proficient in reading a tape measure/ ruler in increments of 1/16”
Ability to calculate degrees and circumference using basic algebra and geometry
Ability to read and understand engineering drawings.
Ability to understand manufacturing sequence in a vessel fabrication shop
Ability to use various welding, grinding and fitting tools
Ability to follow shop procedures, quality procedures and safety practices.
Ability to pass plate welding test
Requires pressure vessel shop fabrication experience
Ability to lift materials job components up to 50 pounds

High School/GED required.

5 years experience required.

Candidates must pass a drug screen and background check.
Case-by-case: Convictions will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis; convictions will not necessarily bar a candidate’s employment.
Supervisory Experience Required No
Pay Between $18.00 / HR and $23.00 / HR
Additional Pay Details DOE
Shift Rotating Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Pipe Fitters
Minimum Experience and Education  5 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
Minimum Experience and Education  5 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters
Minimum Experience and Education  5 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

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Job Title Vessel Fitters - 77093
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Job Closing Date Apr 14, 2019
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