Welder in Hobbs, NM at DCP Midstream

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

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About DCP Midstream

DCP Midstream is the largest processor of natural gas and natural gas liquids producer ensuring the country has clean energy to warm homes, manufacture goods, and produce consumer products. We are a “must-run” company and we are committed to greater in everything we do—from operating efficiently, reliably and safely to being a responsible community partner. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, DCP Midstream operates assets in 17 states.

What You Will Be Responsible For

  • Use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metals components, or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products or pipe. Read a Weld Procedure Specification (WPS) to produce a weld according to the requirements of the procedure.

  • Weld components in flat, vertical or overhead positions. Ignite torches or start power suppliers, and strike arcs by touching electrodes to metals being welded, completing electrical circuits.

  • Fabricate and construct piping segments and attach fittings that require field fit-up, erection and assembly.

  • Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.

  • Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective materials and notify supervisors. Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments, using processes such as gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc, flux-cored arc, plasma arc, shielded metal arc, resistance welding and submerged arc welding.

  • Monitor the fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion or expansion of material.

  • Examine work pieces for defects and measure work pieces to ensure conformance with specifications. Recognize, set-up and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.

  • Read Drawings; Isometric, Piping and Structure.


Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Basic knowledge welding equipment

  • Min of  1 yrs experience structure or pipe joint welding

  • Work in excavations dug by excavating equipment (Backhoes, Trackhoes, ect.); Pipeline repair activity.

  • Live or be willing to relocate to within 35 miles of reporting location

  • Able to work extended hours & call-outs as needed

  • Experience with confined space welding with use of respirator

  • Knowledge of fabrication Isometric, Piping and Structure.

It has been and will continue to be the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. 

Primary Location:  US-NM-Hobbs
Job:  Operations / Full-time
Job Posting:  Jun 6, 2019, 12:00:00 AM