Welder - Gas (Dominion)

Pike Electric

Gastonia, NC

Gastonia, NC, US
Gastonia, NC
30+ days ago

Position Summary:Responsibilities include welding metal pipelines using arc, mig or stick welding equipment. The individual will be able to weld in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions. Position may also require traveling to another state depending on customer demands.

Essential Functions:

  • Work with mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions topractical situations.
  • Practical problem solving; ability to deal with a variety of concrete variables in situationswhere only limited standardization exists.
  • Interpret variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Work effectively in a team environment and have a strong work ethic and ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Other Requirements:
  • Able to lift and move materials and/or items in excess of 50 lbs.
  • Able to perform vigorous physical labor.
  • Able to read drawings.
  • Ability to climb up and down
  • Requires 1-3 years of working experience.
  • Qualified welder in conformance with API Standard 1104
  • Must have own basic hand tools.
  • Able to use and/or perform work using the following tools and equipment on a continuousbasis or when necessary:
    • Mig welder
    • Aluminum welder
    • Overhead crane
    • Press brake
    • Shear
    • Band saw
  • Able to work in an environment or surrounding with noise, smoke and fumes on a daily basis.
  • Willing to work over-time when requested.
  • Associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school.
  • Relatedexperience in lieu of education will be considered.
  • Validoperator’s license and DOT physical. Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)preferred

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, and feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Work Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work). The employee may be subject to one or more of the following atmospheric conditions that affect the respiratory system of the skin: fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation.

Other Skills/Abilities:
  • Self-Motivated
  • Team-Oriented
  • Customer Oriented
  • Must be able to follow Company safety rules and all other Company policies.
  • Must be able to demonstrate fabricating skills if interviewed.


Pikeis a Non-union Company

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

About the Company

Pike Electric

“Essential” is the one word that sums up who we are, the work that we do and what our people mean to us. Each of our employees plays a critical role in ensuring that infrastructure systems are up and running when people and businesses need them. And at Pike, employees have opportunities to grow and advance across multiple disciplines. Whether it’s designing new transmission and distribution systems, expanding wireless and cellular capabilities, upgrading and managing installation of the latest smart meter technologies, or assessing system damage to help clients restore electric service after natural disasters, our employees use their operational experience to bring our customers success. Essential: It’s who we are; it’s what we do; it’s what our employees mean to us.
5,000 to 9,999 employees
Energy and Utilities