Pipe Welder

Solar Turbines, Inc.

Channelview, TX

Career Area:
Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Job Description:

As a Pipe Welder, you will set up, operate and adjust manual and/or automatic machines to perform welding operations in all positions

Benefits Information:

  • Urgently hiring
  • Hiring Multiple candidates
  • $1,000 sign on bonus, split into two separate payments of $500 each. First pay out after 30 days of employment and second payout after 90 days of employment.
  • Retention bonus opportunities as well.
  • The payout of both the sign on bonus and retention bonus will be based on acceptable performance and attendance
  • This is a supplemental position located at the Solar manufacturing facility located in Channelview, TX
  • No relocation package is available
  • Health, dental, vision, & basic life insurance offered on day 1 of employment
  • Potential base salary increases from annual performance reviews

Opportunities for Additional Premiums:

  • Starting pay will include a market adjustment premium of $2 per hour. In addition, there will be cross-training and qualifications-based opportunities to earn up to an additional $2 per hour, with any night shift activity qualifying for another $3 per hour.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform Manual finish welding operations on carbon and stainless steel in all positions
  • Follow documented procedures and standard work to perform safe and defect free operations
  • Perform carbon arc cutting and gouging
  • Sanding may be required to prepare and dress welds
  • Use of forklifts, pallet jacks, jib and overhead cranes to move and position work pieces

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be able to pass multiple welder qualification tests
  • Minimum of 6 months of experience in a production environment
  • Ability to perform simple computer operations
  • Be available to work 1st and 2nd shift
  • Ability to work overtime to support production demands

Desired Qualifications:

  • One (1) to three (3) years of GTAW and FCAW welding experience

Top Candidates:

  • Good Communication Skills and strong commitment to safety, quality, and teamwork
  • Leadership Experience
  • Ability to work well individually or in a team environment

**Candidates may be placed on any shift, dependent on business needs, and pay level will be determined based on experience and qualifications**

All eligible candidates MUST pass the following pre-employment screenings before they can be hired to any position:

  • Background Screening
  • Physical and drug/alcohol screening

Solar is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Solar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at https://www.solarturbines.com/en_US/about-us/careers.html

Please ensure you frequently check the email account you provided on your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method in our recruiting process.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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