MasTec Network Solutions

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Pipeline Welder

at MasTec Network Solutions

Posted: 7/6/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 21026
Keywords: construction

Job Description

MasTec North America, Inc. is a leading national infrastructure construction company operating throughout the United States.  MasTec – Utility Services activities include the installation, maintenance and upgrade of communication and utility infrastructure, including but not limited to: communications, electrical and natural gas distribution infrastructure.
At MasTec you'll be joining a family where we are dedicated to supporting each other and building an atmosphere of teamwork.  As part of our team, your opportunities are limitless.
In addition to the valuable skills gained through training and on-the-job experience, MasTec offers competitive pay, including medical, vision and dental coverage, 401K and employee stock discounts.

MasTec is currently seeking a Pipeline Welder to join our dynamic Team in Chesapeake, VA.This position is responsible for all duties related to the safe, efficient, and cost effective welding, installation and maintenance of natural gas distribution systems.


General Responsibilities:

•  Installs new steel gas mains and services using tools such as a welding machine, cutting torches.
•  Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, and related equipment, according to specifications, by welding, brazing, soldering.
•  Inspect, examine, and test installed systems and pipe lines, using pressure gauge, observation, or other methods.
•  Performs welding, brazing and metal cutting tasks on pipeline, pipeline fittings, welds machinery and equipment.
•  Install, repair, maintain, weld, fabricate and upgrade gas distribution piping.
•  Perform welding using various weld processes.
•  Measure and mark pipes for cutting and threading.
•  Layout of pipe, supports, and related equipment, following blueprints.
•  Maintain tools and equipment.
•  Reads, studies and interprets layout, blueprints, job specifications and welding procedures to determine work requirements.
•  Prepare reports and conduct inspections as required.
•  Must comply with proper safety standards/procedures and work practices according to MasTec's standard.
•  Performs various fitting, welding, finishing, grinding and related operations to assemble and fabricate various structural units.
•  Installs new steel gas mains and services using tools such as a welding machine, cutting torches.
•  Determine required equipment and welding methods, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques.


Basic Qualifications:

•  5 years or more years of experience gas distribution welding.
•  Experience in laying out, cutting and fitting piping offsets in various diameters from ½”through 36” pipeline.
•  Must be familiar with various types of machinery.

Local candidates only - no relocation.


Preferred Qualifications:

•  Certified Welder is a plus.
•  Able of welding up to 12” steel pipes.
•  Ability to work from blueprints, sketches, equipment manuals and drawings.


Don't miss this great opportunity!
All applicants must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen.  Benefits available include Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance, a 401k plan and Employee Stock Purchase plan.  MasTec is a publically traded company MTZ (NYSE). 


MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer.  The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.  It is also MasTec's policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.