Welder Special Class

Date: 28-Feb-2021

Location: Albemarle SMP, WA, AU

Company: Civmec

About the Company

Civmec is an integrated multi-disciplinary heavy engineering and construction provider to the metals and minerals, oil and gas, infrastructure, as well as marine and defence markets. Our diversification enables us to operate extensively across the nation.

The Opportunity

Civmec are currently seeking Full Time Pipe Welders to join our ever-growing team, on an exciting Construction Project in the South West of WA.

The Project

Civmec has been awarded a significant contract from Albemarle Lithium Pty Ltd for the delivery of a new lithium hydroxide plant to be built in Western Australia’s south-west.


This Project will be located in the Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area, near the port town of Bunbury.


Civmec’s scope of works will include Structural, Mechanical and Piping with expected completion date of mid-2021.


This project will be on a local DIDO basis working Monday to Friday with optional Saturday work available. 


Interviews will commence immediately with expected mobilisations starting as soon as possible.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Interpret engineering and detail fabrication drawings, specifications and standards
  • Undertake and pass all necessary weld qualifications in required weld processes
  • Perform the welding of steel components in all positions
  • Maintain all correct consumables, feeds, amperages and pre heat in accordance with applicable weld procedures
  • Perform welding techniques including, but not limited to, MMAW, FCAW, MIG, SAW
  • Weld steel structures in sequence to eliminate shrinkage and distortion of steel components
  •  Remove tack welds, clean and restore weld preparations where required
  •  Perform gouging operations if required
  • Conduct visual inspection and clean up between runs and at the completion of each weld
  • Assign welder number to each completed mark when required
  • Sling and move steel components with gantry cranes, mobile lifting equipment etc…
  • Maintain correct and accurate MARK numbers on steel components
  • Utilise all hand tools and welding machines to perform required functions
  • Follow quality control systems and techniques
  • Perform other general duties to suit requirements as directed operational management
About You


  • Previous records of passed welder qualifications (preferable)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience with similar welding processes, specifications and standards is essential
Civmec + You

At Civmec, we offer an inclusive workplace with a ‘Never Assume’ safety culture,  supported by our experienced management team. Our Reward and Recognition program acknowledges our employees’ achievements and contributions to Civmec’ s success.  Employment benefits include access to our corporate partners such as health insurance, discounted white goods and holiday travel discounts.

How to Apply

If you feel this role is for you, please click the “Apply” link to start your application. We look forward to hearing from you and starting the pathway to your career with Civmec.

Civmec is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
We respectfully request no agency submissions

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