Innovative Refrigeration Systems, Inc. has a new position available for an Orbital Welder Operator at the facility in Lyndhurst, VA. This is a manufacturing position that is responsible for the fabrication and welding of pipe and other structural welding as required using the latest orbital welding technology. This position will support our field construction team in the manufacturing process.
Innovative Refrigeration Systems, Inc. is a locally-owned, premier custom refrigeration system company that strives to provide a one-stop shop for our valued customers. We are proud to provide everything from custom designed refrigeration systems to upkeep and maintenance for our clients. Because of our continuous growth, we are looking for qualified, dedicated, passionate new teammates who share our drive and vision.
About the Position:
Daylight shift guaranteeing 40-50 hours per week
Job Security- Long term, permanent position with benefits and year-round work!
Guaranteed off on Sunday
Application takes 5-10 minutes, receive feedback in 2 business days
Use AMI (Arc Machines Inc) 227 power supply with an M15 weld head on it. This is orbital Pipe welding not orbital Fusion welding
Weld pipe ranging in size from 3/4" up to 18" (majority of pipe welding is performed on 2" to 6" pipe)
Setup and perform orbital welding operations on a wide array of pipe and metal assemblies and ensure company level of standard is achieved based on CAD drawings
Weld pipe runs on critical components including: Compressors, vessels, evaporators, oil separators, condensers, and various pieces of pre-fab
Cutting, beveling, and fitting pipe
Welders work closely with the shop foremen and the VP of Manufacturing to complete tasks individually as well as part of a team
Prefer welding school graduate and 2+ years pipe welding experience (extensive experience in pipe welding will be considered in lieu of education)
Familiarity with AMI (Arc Machines Inc) 227 power supply with an M15 weld head on it.
Prefer candidate familiar with metallurgy
Require at least 1 year of orbital welding hands-on experience or graduate from an approved program
Prefer candidates who can also pass a 6G SMAW Weld test (tested on 2" schedule 80 steel stick, 6010 root, 7018 cap - uphill weld 45-degree angle)
Ability to climb 40-foot extension ladders and work on all types of ladders
Ability to operate scissor lifts, fork trucks, boom lifts, lulls and other industrial equipment safely
Must be able to work at heights in a safety harness
Ability to see and hear industrial equipment moving around the job site.
Capable of working alone up to 12 hours carrying out assigned tasks
Capable of lifting 75lbs frequently during the day
Must be able to stand, stoop, bend, kneel, and squat for extended periods of time
Requires working in a shop that can get very hot or very cold. Must have the ability to wear all required safety PPE in these conditions.
Position requires pre-employment drug screening and background check
Should be familiar with rigging, torch cutting, grinder & wire wheel operation, leveling, and use of measurement tools
Health insurance coverage for employee & family - Company pays 75% of premium
Competitive vacation & holiday pay
Supplemental insurance available
Retirement plan - Company matches dollar for dollar up to 15%
Employee referral incentives
Opportunities for advancement, professional development, training opportunities, and apprenticeship programs available
Discounts on cell phone plans, rental vehicles, and other company discounts (if applicable)