Welder Journeyman

Parsons is looking for skilled welders ( American Welding Society (AWS) D1.5 (Bridge) Certification or equivalent) to work on our White River Bridge construction project in Hazen, Arkansas.

Lay out, fit, and fabricate metal components to assemble structural forms, such as framing and bridge parts, using knowledge of welding techniques, metallurgy, and engineering requirements.
  • Lays out, positions, and secures parts and assemblies according to specifications
  • Tack-welds or welds components and assemblies, using electric, gas, arc, or other welding equipment
  • Cuts workpiece, using powered saws, hand shears, or chipping knife.
  • Removes rough spots from workpiece, using portable grinder, hand file, or scraper
  • Welds components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions
  • Determines required equipment and welding method, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques

Job Requirements:
  • American Welding Society (AWS) D1.5 (Bridge) Certification or equivalent as a requirement for our welders
  • A high school diploma or equivalent.
  • 3+ years previous experience as a skilled welder
  • Must be able to operate small hand gas and electric power tools
  • Must be able to work at great heights and in adverse weather conditions
  • Must be able to climb, bend, squat, sit, stand and lift for extended period of time
  • Proven understanding of safe work practices and mitigating risk
  • Ability to work with little supervision and function in a multidiscipline environment

Full time
Hazen, AR 72064, US