Welder (Tig) in Hampton, VA at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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Job Description

Job Summary
To weld repair castings that have surface or internal defects which makes the casting unacceptable to the customer.  Also weld caps / core plugs on some products.
Essential Functions
Follow Arconic’s Safety Regulations and Work Rules Handbook along with all departmental specific safety requirements.
Operate and maintain welding equipment.
Operate and maintain welding table and argon purification equipment.
Produce NDT quality welds using .045” to .125” diameter weld wire for multiple alloys (Ti-6-4,      Ti-6-2-4-2, IN718 etc...)
Ability to mirror weld and produce NDT quality welds.
Review, maintain, and understand work instructions.
Measure, document and map welds.
Use and maintain the proper weld wire per alloy.
Perform necessary adjustments to the power source gauges.  Hold argon CFH from 5-30 CFH.  Welding 70 - 150 AMP maximum, except for ECY 768 (125 amp max).
Construct copper back-ups when necessary.
Record data either manually or by computer as required.
Ability to read and retain information on work instructions.
Ability to work in team environments, solo work and working with all levels management, Engineering and other departments.
Willing to participate in continuous improvements initiatives within our process to enhance the work task.


Basic Requirements
This position requires a minimum of one-year certificate from college or technical school.
Skills and Abilities:
All Welders must meet the requirements of Activity Instructions 4000.205 and/or AMS 2694.  Must successfully pass the following welders certification test:
Repair weld certification to ASME Boiler & PV Code Sec. IX and/or AMS 2694
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Preferred Experience:
          This position requires a minimum of two to four years-related gas tungsten ARC welding (GTAW) experience and/or training.


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