Welder 2

Job Locations US-CA-San Diego
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/30/2018 2:00 PM)
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Here at VT Group, our business units provide turnkey engineering and logistics, enterprise Information Technology, and C5ISR services worldwide, primarily in the DOD, commercial, and healthcare arenas.



VT Group is seeking Welder 2 located in San Diego, CA.


Familiar with welding metal components together with brazing and a variety of arc and gas welding equipment to fabricate or repair products such as machine parts, plant equipment, mobile homes, motors, and generators by performing the following duties:


  • Welds metal parts together using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes.
  • Performs related tasks such as thermal cutting and grinding.
  • Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes, and increases size of metal parts.
  • Positions and clamps together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.
  • Locates and repairs cracks in industrial engine cylinder heads

Additional requirements:

  • Must have the ability to read and understand shipboard structural installation drawings
  • Must have the ability to fit weldments as well as conduct typical Level II NDT visual inspections and workmanship quality checks




  • High School Diploma or GED


  • Four (4) years experience performing electric arc, gas shielded arc, and gas weldingProficient at welding as follows: executing welds in all positions, with all types of metals and alloys, in various shapes including pipes, structural forms, plates, sheet metal, bar stock, machinery, and equipment

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Must possess the applicable governmental agency, professional association, or technical association certifications
  • Must pass employer welding performance tests
  • Qualified for specific material and processes in accordance with American Welding Society Welding Handbook if assigned to weld at shore facilities.
  • Qualified under NAVSEA TECH PUB S9074-AQ-GIB-010/248 (0910-LP-731-4500) to do all plate and pipe welding on non-nuclear systems made of S1, S2, S4, S5, S11A, and S11B material using Groups A5A, 5D, A2A, 3A, 4A, 6A, 7A1, A2, and A1A filler metal
  • Should have the following certifications:
    • Occupational Safety/Haz-Mat Certified
    • Confined Space Entry Certified
    • Shipyard Competent Person Certification
    • Man Aloft Certification (Climber Certification) 

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.



  • Must travel as required.


Join VT Group if you want to serve with friendly and caring people who are dedicated to delivering critical services and helping our customers solve difficult problems in often world-changing circumstances.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


VT Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


VT Group is a drug free workplace. All applicants must pass a drug test before beginning work or receiving an offer of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.




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