Overview / Responsibilities
Job title : Tank Welder
Location : Cork
Project : Whitegates Refinery
Duration : 6 Months approx
Welding of steel Tank plates (butt welds, fillet welds) in line with Weld Procedure Specifications (floor, shell, roof)
Preparation of worksite (barriers, access routes, cables, sheeting, signage etc)
The setting up of A / C and D / C machines.
The storage and treatment of electrodes.
Recognition of material to be welded
Use of power tools in the back grinding of welds
Use of welding tools and equipment.
Use of gas cutting equipment (burning gear)
Maintaining and checking own small tools and equipment
Reading and interpreting drawings
Reading and interpreting weld procedures
Knowledge of effects of climate conditions on welds.
Knowledge of safety precautions and risks associated with tasks
Be proficient in more than one of the welder coding qualification (multi-coded). MMA, etc
Skills / Qualifications
Previously Coded welder
CCNSG safety passport
Two years tank welding / shipbuilding or equivalent heavy fabrication
Proficient in use of MMA welding techniques