Exterran Fitter in Houston, Texas





Job Type:Full Time

Location:TX - Houston NHR


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About Exterran

Exterran is a global leader in full-service natural gas compression and a premier provider of services and equipment for oil & gas production, processing, treating, transportation and storage.

Exterran Holdings (NYSE: EXH) is a $2.7 billion publicly traded company with about 10,000 dedicated professionals working in more than 30 countries. We cover every major oil & gas region of the world and serve the full spectrum of energy clients, from the super majors and National Oil Companies (NOCs) to the independent E&P and distribution companies. They count on us for fast, expert products and services. And we work hard to deliver.

Job Description

Reports To: Production Supervisor or Foreman

Summary:Intermediate-level position responsible for fitting the components of the Exterran products. Works with a moderate degree of supervision within established procedures.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

· May layout and mark weld points on parts or subassemblies using rule, square, scribe or templates

· Positions pieces to be welded into jigs, holding fixtures, guides and steps using measuring instruments and hand tools

· Reads blueprints and performs own fit-up

· Works with different types and sizes of structural materials

· Operates cutting equipment

· Safely operates iron worker, overhead cranes, rigging, pipe threading machine, welding machine, tube bending machine, and various pneumatic hand tools

· Assembly of components with some fabrication of equipment needed for the job with minimal supervision

· Promotes and supports safety, production and positive attitude

· Ability to fit weld pipe or butt weld pipe

· Primarily fabricates and assembles screwed piping, tubing, and associated brackets to all drawings provided

· Primarily installs and checks panels and end devices used. Weld out braces that hold conduits and tubing

· Primarily fabricates and/or assembles guards, platforms, and any other structure required

· Safely operates cutting torch and various power and hand tools

Required Skills:

· Must pass a 6G welding test for tacking vessels and pipe

· Structural discipline must pass a 3G welding test

· Must be able to tack and use grinder

Preferred Education/Experience:

· High school diploma or equivalent; and one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

· Experience operating other shop equipment (e.g., overhead crane, hand tools)

· Knowledge of different types and sizes of structural materials

· Must have knowledge of butt weld fittings

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