Welding Engineer

Location: SLC, UTAH
Date Posted: 08-16-2015
WELDING ENGINEER
UTAH
 
 Job Summary
Develops welding techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment to problems involving fabrication of metals, utilizing knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals and metal alloys, and engineering principles.

 Conducts research and development investigations to develop and test new fabrication processes and procedures, improve existing or develop new welding equipment, develop new or modify current welding methods, techniques, and procedures, discover new patterns of welding phenomena, or to correlate and substantiate hypotheses.
 Prepares technical reports as a result of research and development and preventive maintenance investigations.
 Establishes welding procedures to guide production and welding personnel relating to specification restrictions, material processes, pre- and post-heating requirements that involve use of complex alloys, unusual fabrication methods, welding of critical joints, and complex post- heating requirements.
 Evaluates new developments in welding field for possible application to current welding problems or production processes.
 Directs and coordinates technical personnel in performing inspections to ensure workers' compliance with established welding procedures, restrictions, and standards; in testing welds for conformance with national code requirements; or testing welding personnel for certification.
 Contacts personnel of other agencies, engineering personnel to exchange ideas, information, or offer technical advice concerning welding matters.
 May perform experimental welding to evaluate new equipment, techniques, and materials.
 Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code section IX, Welding and Brazing Qualifications
 ASME Practical Welding Technology and Government Welding experience
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 Studies engineering and technical publications to keep abreast of technological changes and developments in industry.
 
Additional Responsibilities
 May help design prototypes or modifications to existing product or equipment.
 Support of and involvement in company, department, and/or safety policies, procedures, programs and activities.
 Maintenance of a clean and orderly work area.
 
Qualifications
 Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering field or related technical field or a combination of education and experience with 5 or more years relevant experience and/or training.
 Experience working with Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code section IX, Welding and Brazing Qualifications, government welding specifications and AWS. Familiar with manufacturing processes such as heavy equipment manufacturing, welding technology, systems and pressure vessels, materials technology and manufacturing methods technology.
 Must have knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation software.
 
Key Words
Welding, engineering, research and development, technical reports, production processes, ASME, government welding, brazing qualifications, heavy manufacturing, materials technology
 
Certifications / Training: ASQ, ASME, CWI preferred, and AWS
         
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
           
Job Summary
Develops welding techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment to problems involving fabrication of metals, utilizing knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals and metal alloys, and engineering principles.
Essential Functions
 Conducts research and development investigations to develop and test new fabrication processes and procedures, improve existing or develop new welding equipment, develop new or modify current welding methods, techniques, and procedures, discover new patterns of welding phenomena, or to correlate and substantiate hypotheses.
 Prepares technical reports as a result of research and development and preventive maintenance investigations.
 Establishes welding procedures to guide production and welding personnel relating to specification restrictions, material processes, pre- and post-heating requirements that involve use of complex alloys, unusual fabrication methods, welding of critical joints, and complex post- heating requirements.
 Evaluates new developments in welding field for possible application to current welding problems or production processes.
 Directs and coordinates technical personnel in performing inspections to ensure workers' compliance with established welding procedures, restrictions, and standards; in testing welds for conformance with national code requirements; or testing welding personnel for certification.
 Contacts personnel of other agencies, engineering personnel to exchange ideas, information, or offer technical advice concerning welding matters.
 May perform experimental welding to evaluate new equipment, techniques, and materials.
 Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code section IX, Welding and Brazing Qualifications
 ASME Practical Welding Technology and Government Welding experience.
 Studies engineering and technical publications to keep abreast of technological changes and developments in industry.
 
 
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