Welder in Baghdad at PAE

Date Posted: 6/25/2020

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Job Description

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• Supports OCONUS customer working 7 days/week, 10 hours/day, plus supports after-hour emergent repairs or off-shift task order requirements
• Welds metal components together to fabricate or repair products, such as machine parts, plant equipment, motors and generators, according to layouts, blueprints or work orders, using brazing and a variety of arc and gas welding equipment. 
• Weld metal parts together, using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes
• Performs related tasks such as thermal cutting and grinding
• Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes and increases size of metal parts, positions and clamps together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding
• Personnel in each discipline on this team will be required to assist in disciplines other than their primary trade.  All personnel, regardless of title or position, may be required to complete any task within their capability.  Example:  If an Electrician and Plumber are at a remote site to perform routine maintenance and an HVAC issue arises, the technicians should make their best effort to repair the HVAC issue, even though it is not their primary trade


• High school graduate or GED equivalent
• Certification as a welder in a CONUS jurisdiction
• Knowledge of various welding techniques
• Select equipment and plan layout, assembly and welding
• Ability to apply knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining, weld shrinkage and welding techniques
• Knowledge of building and safety codes and practices
• Ability to read and understand blueprints and sketches
• Five (5) years of experience in the welding/pipefitting trade
• Knowledge and experience of tools, equipment, and machinery used in the welding trade
• Must possess the skills and demeanor to effectively communicate with the customer and team
• Successfully pass pre-deployment physical and training
• Willingness to work in austere locations/conditions 
• Experience in OCONUS operations and maintenance projects highly preferred
• Minimum of SECRET clearance required, TS preferred. Clearances are driven by location.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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