Job Description

Job Summary:

  • Enter and successfully complete the Western Refining Maintenance Apprenticeship Program in the allotted time.
  • Performs Welding design and fabrication duties as required.
  • Requires ASME Section 9 certification to perform welding duties.
  • This position requires a thorough knowledge of the welding and pipe fitter crafts.
  • Assists the pipe fitters in the completion of daily assignments, projects and tasks as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and 1-2 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 18 years of age.
  • Must pass destructive weld test in 6G position.
  • Must comply with OSHA Respiratory Protection guidelines and the company respiratory protection program which includes a medical evaluation and fit test to determine the ability to wear a respirator. Must be able to don appropriate respiratory equipment to protect the employee whenever respirators are required

 Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply or divide for balancing or compiling figures.
  • Ability to use computer to look up, retrieve, input or send data and print standard reports of spreadsheets developed by others.
  • Skilled in operating various hand tools and equipment, such as saw, drill press, lathe, welding machine, backhoe, jackhammer, paint gun and forklift required.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to fill out routine forms and records and give, receive or exchange information with co-workers.
  • Interpersonal communication skill to work effectively with others in order to coordinate activities and complete assigned tasks.
  • Ability to plan and schedule activities usually completed within one week.
  • Ability to follow specific step-by-step instructions, standard procedures, and operating guidelines.
  • Ability to identify routine problems and situations that require a decision.
  • Ability to provide a high level of customer service to employees by responding to requests in a courteous manner and on a timely basis.
  • Ability to work effectively with close and/or general supervisory guidance.
  • Must meet company insurability requirements.

Location:
Gallup NM Refinery - GR208,,New Mexico,87347,United States

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