System One Services Welding Engineer - Fabrication in Newport News, Virginia
Welding Engineer - FabricationNewport News, Virginia
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Category:Industrial & Manufacturing
System One is looking for an experienced Welding Engineer for a fabrication for a direct hire/perm position in Newport News, VA.
Summary of Position
The ideal candidate will provide innovative, technically significant and economically important material and welding solutions I support of Marketing, Design and Manufacturing.
The ideal candidate will play a major role with a fast growing premier fabricator.
Optimize existing WPS’s and PQR’s
Develop and execute an overall welding strategy for plant welding processes, equipment and applications
Identify, evaluate and resolve custom alloy welding and manufacturing problems as they relate to nontraditional repair and fabrication work
Proactively seek and accept responsibility for solving new and difficult materials welding and manufacturing engineering challenges, while appropriately assessing and managing risks
Communicate technical concepts effectively to welding, engineering, management and the customer
Provide weld related technical support to a skilled labor force and manufacturing support personnel
Specify weld coupon test requirements and acceptance criteria IAW the applicable code
Identify new and/or improved welding processes/techniques for continuous improvement
Provide support in weld process troubleshooting
Perform field surveys to ensure customer specification and code compliance
A B.S. Degree in Weld Engineering, Metallurgical or Materials Science from an ABET accredited institution with a minimum of seven years of related experience is preferred. Equivalent experience or graduate degree will be considered.
Must be familiar with ANSI/AWS A2.4-79 weld symbology
Must be able to read engineering and fabrication drawings and develop weld maps as applicable
Be knowledgeable of Codes ASME Section III & IX AWS D1.1, D1.2 & D1.6
Have experience in working with carbon, low, high alloy and stainless steels, nickel and copper based alloys, and dissimilar metal welding
Be proficient with MS Office
Must be capable of lifting 25#, be able to climb ladders and navigate stairs and walkways - working in an office (75%), shop or industrial environment (25%)
Must be able to pass a background check
VA PE License a plus
CWI Certification a plus
Any NDE Certification a plus
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