Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc.
San Diego, CA, USA
Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. is currently seeking a full-time Welder Specialist in National City, CA. Job Summary: The Welding Specialist will use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products. This position is non-supervisory, but rather the Specialist serves as a team leader providing technical guidance to lower classified personnel and successfully leads the crew on large jobs. Duties and Responsibilities : Assists in determining schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment, and skill of personnel. Monitors employees' work levels and review work performance. Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective materials and notify supervisor. Examines objects, systems, or facilities, and analyze information to determine needed installations, services, or repairs. May conduct or arrange for worker training in safety, repair, and maintenance techniques, operational procedures, or equipment use. Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions. Ignite torches or start power supplies and strike arcs by touching electrodes to metals being welded, completing electrical circuits. Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding. Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse basic metal segments, using processes such as flux-cored arc, carbon arc. Monitor the fitting, burning, and welding processes to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment. Lay out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies prior to assembly, using straightedges, combination squares, calipers, and rulers. Perform routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed. Job Requirements : Education: High school diploma, GED or applicable experience. 5 years related experience; shipboard welding experience. Able to qualify in STICK, MIG, and TIG. Experience in welding plate and pipe. Able to qualify steel, stainless steel, HY steel, aluminum, and bimetallic welds. Experience working off of blueprints, ship install drawings. Must be able to read schematics, follow detailed instructions and be self motivated. Read and interpret blueprints to plan and complete projects according to approved plan specifications. Ability to read, interpret, and follow detailed oral and written instructions, schematics or drawings and to conduct activities in a safe manner. Ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer). Must have manual and finger dexterity; able to grasp, manipulate, assemble small objects. Able to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted. Must be able to use hand tools and power tools safely and efficiently. Ability to make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedure appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations. Sound interpersonal skills needed to interface, coordinate with company personnel, customers, and outside contacts, if appropriate. Time management skills to effectively manage ones own time and others. Effective oral and written communications and listening skills. Must be able to obtain access to government/naval facilities. ADA Notations: Ability to lift 40 lbs. Ability to work in an industrial environment Ability to work in a shipboard environment Frequent standing, sitting, crawling, kneeling, stooping, crouching, walking, handling, feeling with hands, reaching with arms Must have manual and finger dexterity; able to grasp, manipulate, assemble small objects Regular communication (hearing/speaking) Occasional lifting up to 50 pounds Noise conditions range from very quiet to very noisy Occasional lifting up to 50 pounds Must have manual and finger dexterity Ability to grasp, manipulate, assemble small objects Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. and its subsidiaries are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans. PI115405217