Welder Trainee - Exelon Industrial Services

Recruiter
Location
Orchard Beach, Maryland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Sep 2016
Closes
19 Feb 2017
Ref
201089
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Maintenance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Exelon Industrial Services is expanding to meet our future needs! This is an opportunity to enhance your Welding skills to support our Power Generation assets. We are seeking motivated individuals who will come into Exelon as welding trainees and then join our Welding Maintenance team.

Classroom and welding shop training which will include (6am-2:30pm M-F):
Structural and Pipe-welding
Shielded Metal Arc
Gas Tungsten Arc TIG
Flux Core MIG
Gas Metal Arc Welding

Training will be located at Fort Smallwood Exelon Industrial Services shops located outside of Baltimore, MD.


Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS:
* High School diploma or equivalent
* Recent vocational training and background in welding
* Successfully complete the training requirements for the position including passing the EEI MASS test
* Valid drivers license
* Ability to be qualified in basic rigging skills or already qualified
* Ability to be qualified in forklift operation or already qualified
* Knowledge of basic tools and their correct applications
* Effective communication skills
* Knowledge of applicable safety principles in performance of maintenance and repair tasks
* Ability to work in a power plant environment that includes climbing and walking long distances
* Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
* Upon completion of the welder trainee program, willingness to travel to company sites (75% travel), work overtime, outages and callouts