Engineer I – Welding, Mobile, USA

Location:Mobile, USA

Apply by:January 31, 2019

Position type:Graduate position

Job category:Technical/Engineering

Job ID #:31029

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions helps the world meet its energy needs. We engineer the products, systems and services required to unlock energy. Our goal is to maximize recovery and efficiency of oil and gas assets, while using our expertise to develop the sustainable solutions of the future. Aker Solutions employs approximately 14,000 people in more than 20 countries.

Aker Solutions’ Application Engineering team based in Mobile, AL is responsible for the design of subsea oil and gas equipment. We are looking for a Welding Engineer to join our team of engineers and designers.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Prepare technical documents such as welder qualifications, weld procedures, weld procedure qualifications, weld binders and work instructions for review by senior team members
  • Assist and advise manufacturing and quality departments in start-up and in-process activities related to welding and NDE
  • Under guidance of more senior welding engineers, work with welding teams to qualify weld procedures and welders
  • Assist in review of proposed supplier welding procedures, welder qualifications and welding plans
  • Manage own work on a day to basis under a degree of direct supervision
  • Review compiled welding and NDE documentation
  • Present ideas for changes/improvements in process and design to manufacturing and senior team members for implementation

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • Bachelors in Welding Engineering, Materials Joining or Welding Engineering Technology.
  • 1 – 3 years of relevant technical experience
  • Ability to assist bid and proposal processes
  • Experience in subsea equipment welding and material requirements is preferred
  • Ability to assist bid and proposal processes
  • Relevant knowledge of ASME IX, ASME B31.3, AWS D1,1 is required and API 6A, API 17 Series and API 2A is preferred
  • Relevant knowledge of NDE processes such as UT, MT, PT and RT
  • Relevant knowledge of welding processes such as but not limited to GTAW, FCAW, SMAW, GMAW, SAW.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills is important

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities

Contact Us:

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.
For further information please contact: Julie Watkins, Sr. Recruiter,

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