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ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The individual in this position must use initiative and judgment arranging job details to achieve predetermined objectives. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Analyze engineering designs for specification of welding requirements.
Provide welding engineering support to Engineering, Quality and Manufacturing to fabricate equipment in accordance with all applicable code and customer requirements.
Plans, coordinates, schedules and supervises all activities related to procedure development (WPS) and qualification (PQR) of mechanized, semi-automatic and manual welding techniques inclusive of documentation reports.
Has responsibility of coordinating multiple projects and directing outside test laboratories and contract welding facilities.
Plan, conduct, track and report welding engineering investigations.
Review and Dispositions all NCR's that are related to welding.
Coordinate failure analyses and root cause analysis on welding related issues.
Assists in the training and qualification of welders.
Investigate new developments in the field of welding to evaluate their possible application to improve or remedy existing welding processes.
Provide technical support with industry standards and specifications such as ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, AWS, API, CSA, ISO and NACE.
Plans, coordinates, schedules and supervises all aspects of research and development programs as related to welding applications inclusive of final reports.
Prepares preliminary welding procedure proposals as per appropriate specifications and customer requirements.
Monitors and reviews technical literature and research activities for topics of potential benefit to the company, including welding process improvements.
Works with Manufacturing and Quality to identifying appropriate NDE methods to validate welds.
Maintains the security of Company proprietary information, such as manuals and engineering drawings, while in the weld lab or on field assignments.
Assist in all areas of engineering and maintenance for welding repairs to products and equipment.
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
High level of initiative
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Limited travel (
Bachelor of Science Degree in Welding Engineering Technology or Metallurgy
Certification as a Welding Engineer via the American Welding Society with at least five (5) years related experience. Ten (10) years of experience in the role of a Welding Engineer or Welding Engineering Technician or equivalent may be substituted for the AWS Welding Engineer certification