Certified Welding Inspector

Posting ID : A1068468615
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Skilled Trades Artisan

SALEM Engineering Group, Inc. is a multi-disciplined consulting firm providing services in Construction Testing and Special Inspection, Construction Materials Laboratory Testing, Geotechnical, Environmental and Forensic Engineering; and Engineering Geology. Our experienced and highly qualified staff of engineers, geologists, environmental assessors, scientists and construction inspection professionals brings a responsive team-oriented approach to project management and to construction inspection and testing.

We are looking for an experienced AWS Certified Welding Inspector for our headquartered office in Fresno, California. The ideal candidate will have experience in shop and field structural steel fabrication and welding inspection (AWS D1.1). The candidate will be competent to perform inspections to verify and document conformance to the approved plans and specifications and the California Building Code. The candidate will possess a working knowledge and understanding of AISC 360 as it relates to shop and field welding inspection.

A candidate with documented experience and hours in Level II NDT is a significant plus. Level II candidate will be required to meet requirements and pass tests by company Level III.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Include the following (other duties may be assigned):
Perform visual inspections of structural steel fabrication, welding and bolting.
Perform material identification, verification and sampling of unidentified steel
Prepare reports and other related documents in accordance with good engineering practices and applicable building codes
Communicate and document discrepancies in work inspected to steel shop and field crews and to SALEM engineers.
Complete appropriate documentation in a timely and accurate manner
Understand and utilize safe working practices

Preferred Certifications
CWI (Certified Welding Inspector) Certification
ICC Structural Steel & Welding Special Inspector and ICC Structural Steel & Bolting Special Inspector certifications are a plus

Minimum of 5 years of welding inspection experience
CWI and ICC certifications maintained current and in good standing
Valid driver's license and clean driving record required
Ability to use Microsoft Word to submit report on company templates
Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
Must be able to work off ladders and scaffold at construction sites
English speaking, reading and writing required

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