Employment Listings: Fabricator

Department: Welding
City/State: Kilgore, TX
Type: Full Time
Relocation: N/A
Contact Name: Brady Brian
Contact Email: brady@profabtx.com
Date Posted: Mar 30, 2023

5 or more years of welding experience.

Ability to pass a bend and x-ray test in a 6G position using SMAW.

API Branch Test

Monster Coupon GTAW

Ability to read piping drawings and cad prints as well as the ability to fabricate on the fly without drawings required.

Strong math skills are required.

Must be detail oriented.

Strong analytical and problem solving skills are required.

High level of energy and motivation.

Ability to work flexible hours with some weekend and holiday work required.

Must possess the ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel, both hourly and management, in a team environment.

Master Fabricator and Combo Welder


Performing pipe welding and pipe fitting as well as structural member welding and fitting. Sheet metal fabrication experience needed. Weld with SMAW, GTAW, GMAW, FCAW. Aluminum GTAW experience is a plus. Must Be a FABRICATOR just knowing how to weld or fit will not suffice.

This is a permanent type position so you will need to reside within a reasonable distance from Kilgore, TX. Relocation assistance is not available


Weld pipe in all positions. Weld stainless steel and carbon steel and possibly other alloys. Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits. Lay out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies prior to assembly, using straightedges, combination squares, calipers, flange line up pins, wrap arounds, center finders and rulers. Examine work pieces for defects and measure work pieces with straightedges or templates to ensure conformance with specifications. Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade. Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, machine bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding. Exceptional attendance is mandatory. Conduct activities in a safe and healthy manner and work in accordance with established safety and company requirements.


Perform set-up, material handling duties, and minor general maintenance. Responsible for area housekeeping. Participate in the processes of continuous improvement. Ability to effectively perform similar position on the floor at any point in time. Promote a positive working environment in order to achieve the organization’s goals. Perform other duties as assigned.


Work is performed in a shop environment. Exposure to harsh conditions—such as: dust, fumes, chemicals, hazardous materials, noise, and varying weather and temperatures.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to walk, stand, use hands and fingers, grip, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk and hear. Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. on a regular basis is required.

High School Diploma or G.E.D. is required.

Welding certification is preferred.

Competitive Pay

Salary based on abilities

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