About us:
For over 50 years Ref-Chem has provided the total package for industrial facilities related to the oil and gas, chemical, refining, air separation, petrochemical, minerals processing, power, cement and manufacturing industries. Explore more at www.ref-chem.com

Notice: The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.

Fundamental Job Duties

Basic safety

Proper identification, use and care of hand tools

Proper identification, use and care of power tools

Perform clean up duties

Basic rigging

Basic blueprints

Reading welding detail drawings

Preheating and positioning of metals

Base metal preparation

Smaw equipment and setup

Smaw open root pipe welds

Perform rigging hand signals

Basic math

Shielded metal arc electrodes and selection

Smaw beads and fillet welds

Smaw groove welds and backing

Oxyfuel cutting

Join fit-up and alignment

Stainless steel groove welds

GTAW equipment and filler metals

GTAW plate

GTAW carbon steel pipe

Weld quality



Understand and carry out oral instructions

Read and interpret detail prints and documents

Read and carry out simple written instructions

Assemble and disassemble objects

Read and carry out complicated written instructions

Operate complex equipment and power tools

Work at varying heights

Operate small equipment and power tools


Work in extreme heat

Work in cramped quarters

Work where noise level is above 89 decibels

Work in environment of fluctuating ventilation

Work in wetness/humidity

Work outside

Ref-Chem, LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Ref-Chem, LP does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religions, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by application state or federal civil rights law.

Job Construction Services

Primary Location US-TX-Houston

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: No

Req ID: 225241