194680 - Advanced Welder
SC-South Carolina
Goose Creek
$28 to $30.00 DOE
12 mos

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Welder for an opening in Goose Creek, SC.

o Receives instructions, prints, and work orders for the job. Plans details of working procedure and tools and material requirements.
o Fabricates parts by cutting, burning, and welding various metals. Repairs parts by using welding techniques and appropriate welding equipment.
o Cleans and prepares surfaces to be welded. Sets up, assembles, and tacks weld parts.
o Builds up worn or defective surfaces.
o Uses burning equipment to dismantle assemblies and to cut material to size and shape.
o Keeps equipment and work area clean and orderly.
o All other duties as assigned

Must be able to pass advanced welding test.
The candidiate must have NAVSEA experience.
o Must be able to read blue prints and understand GD&T.
o Minimum of three years of welding experience
o Must have attention and care to prevent injury to others when performing work.
o Must pass math and weld symbol test
o Ability to work in a team environment successfully
o Must perform tasks safely as instructed orally and in written format
o Ability to read and speak English
o Must have knowledge of the metric system
o Ability to maneuver up to 200 lbs. independently
o Ability to safely lift 50 lbs. without assistance
o Ability to read measuring taps and calipers
Ability to read, write and understand oral and written instructions, information gathered from meters, dials, calibrated scales, visual display units. Ability to receive and understand instructions via radio or phone. Ability to summarize verbal instructions.

Ability to perform basic math calculations and analyze written basic numerical information; use ruler, scales and other physical measuring instruments.

Ability to follow instructions, in a logical order, given in oral, written, or diagram form. Ability to apply quality standards against product and determine if defective and degree of defect. Ability to compile gathered information. Ability to solve practical problems with common sense.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to stand, walk and sit. The associate is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds independently and maneuver up to 200 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

High school diploma or GED required; three years related experience.


Candidates will receive $2 per hour raise after 6 months.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Christopher Conaway
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x332 or (800) 927-9318 x332

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.