Key Energy Services Welder 3 in Odessa, Texas

Key Energy ServicesWelder 3Odessa, TX 79765

Key Energy Services-A dynamic and well respected company with a mission to be a leading global well intervention and production enhancement service company. We are the largest provider of onshore well service rigs in the United States and one of the leading onshore, rig-based well servicing contractors in the world.

We are currently seeking anWelder 3. RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performing diagnosis and repair on equipment and/or structure for problems in accordance with company and industry standards and safety procedures

  • Performing maintenance, repair, fabricating, welding, remodeling and construction on a variety of metal products from samples and sketches

  • Performing manual forging, shaping, straightening, sizing, dressing and heat treating of metal products

  • Operating acetylene acting torch, welding machine, mig machine, grinders, etc. to join, surface, fabricate or repair parts of metal or other weldable materials according to specifications

  • Inspecting and maintaining equipment and work area ensuring a clean, safe and hazard free work environment and equipment in proper working condition

  • Keeping proper records of materials used and hours worked for billing purposes

  • Maintaining and ordering adequate stock of all necessary supplies

  • Inspecting completed work for conformance to established specifications

  • Leading or supervising the work of other welders on assigned job orders as needed

  • Performing other related duties as assigned


  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent

  • Three to five (3-5) years welding experience or equivalent highly preferred

  • Valid driver’s license is preferred; CDL B is needed if driving welding truck is necessary

  • Ability to operate various kinds of welding equipment in a safe manner

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, sketches and charts

  • Ability to work in a team environment and perform under all types of weather and physical conditions

  • Ability to interact with others and communicate effectively, reading and understanding safety regulations

  • Must have the skills and ability to repair and perform routine maintenance on welding equipment

We are proud to offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Medical Insurance

  • Vision and Dental Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • 401(k)

  • Education assistance

  • Short-Term Disability

  • Paid time off

Key Energy Services (Key) is an equal opportunity employer. Key does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws.