Welder I - *Nikiski (Fulltime)

Bristol Bay Native Corporation Juneau , AK 99801

Posted 7 months ago

General Description:

Welder I is an entry level welding position. The candidate must pass Peak's welding test. The job requires a safety oriented individual, who performs quality work. Must have good attendance and be willing to travel depending on the job.

This position will be responsible for driving Peak's Mission, Vision, and Values, a crucial part of the strategic plan to drive success. Peak Oilfield Service Company leads the industry in Safety, Innovation, and Excellence. Peak's mission is to provide quality-driven, cost-effective construction, maintenance, industrial cleaning, power generation, and transportation services to support resource development companies.

Essential Duties & Job Functions:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Properly fit up steel components to be welded.

  • Prepares weld surface as necessary.

  • Welds Stick, MIG, or TIG depending on job.

  • Cleans or degreases weld joint or work piece as required.

  • Properly use and care for the welding electrodes and welding equipment utilized in the process the individual is qualified to perform.

  • Maintain 100% VTA and training requirements.

  • Performs work in a safety conscious manner.

  • Informs supervisor of any incidents involving injury, spills, equipment malfunction and/or damage.

  • Supervises and mentors helpers when assigned.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of safety standards and willingness to use PPE.

  • Basic knowledge of Isometrics, blue prints and P&IDs.

  • Basic knowledge of AWS, ANSI, and ASME codes.

  • Knowledge of the functional operation of welding equipment, electrodes, fluxes, shielding gases, and types of welding processes.

  • Basic ability to read Isometrics and basic blueprints.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employee may work 40+ hours per week depending on the scope of work.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and severe outside weather conditions. The employee is exposed to welding fumes and grinding dust. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee may be need to work at heights. Travel to remote areas, platforms, or client facilities should be expected. Hearing protection and the use of safety eyewear is required in most working situations.

Conditions of Employment:

Offer is contingent upon ability to pass a pre-employment drug test, other background screening requirements, a structural or carbon pipe test, and a welding test.

This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter the scope of work at any time without prior notice.

Bristol Bay Industrial (BBI) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

BBI and BBI member companies grant employment preference first to BBNC shareholders, their spouses or descendants, and second to other Alaska Native Corporation Shareholders in accordance with P.L. 93-638.

Education Required Education:

  • High school diploma or GED is required. Experience Required Experience:
  • 1 year of welding experience or welding degree is required.

Preferred Experience:

  • Arctic experience is preferred.

Special Requirements/Certifications Required Tests and Licenses:

  • Pass a structural or carbon pipe test is required upon acceptance of offer.

  • Pass Peak's welding test is required upon acceptance of offer.

Preferred License:

  • Valid current driver's license is preferred.
Physical Requirements Physical


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A pre-hire post offer Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) will be conducted to determine an employee's ability to perform to the job standard. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • MOBILITY: Must be able to access all process areas of a construction site. Includes uneven ground, hills, climbing scaffolding and ladders, and climbing over structural steel and piping. Must be able to push/pull 50 pounds for 20 feet.
  • HEARING: Must be able to hear audible safety alarms.
  • VISUAL ACUITY: Must be adequate to perform above listed tasks in a safe manner.
  • LIFTING: Must be able to routinely lift up to 50 pounds from floor to waist, 30 pounds from waist level to shoulder height and carry 50 pounds for 20 feet.
  • RANGE OF MOTION: An objective range of motion measurement will be conducted and recorded using a five position and rapid exchange grip strength test during the pre-hire/post offer FCE (Functional Capacity Evaluation).
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