Sr. Welding Engineer

Industry: Business Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 340 days ago


  1. Design and supervise the welding process for Frank’s equipment and components, including completion of the final project file and coordination with other members of staff.
  2. Review customer contracts and applicable industry codes and/or specifications. Translate requirements into fabrication plans / quality plans to meet the end-use requirements.
  3. Provide technical support to Sales and Business Development during all phases of project exploration, bidding, and execution.
  4. Review and approve welding procedure documentation (WPS, PQR) and welder documentation (WPQR) in accordance with industry standards and customer requirements.
  5. Plan and coordinate laboratory tests, analysis, and reporting of results.
  6. Provide technical support and guidance to all global divisions in the area of welding.
  7. Training and mentoring of technical staff for weld design and application of code requirements.
  8. Development of material and processing specifications and procedures, including Frank’s specific material specifications for product development.
  9. Provide technical support of welding technology and equipment opportunities for production improvement and capital investment.
  10. Support technical questions pertaining to metallurgy, material selection, and heat treatment.
  11. Perform and participate in Lessons Learned, Incident Report, and investigations.
  12. Follow company procedures as related HR, safety, quality, and customer requirements.
  13. Perform additional related duties as requested or required. 


  1. Degree in Welding Engineering, Metallurgy/Metallurgical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, or related field.  ABET accredited university preferred.
  2. Knowledge and 10+ years of experience in the fields of welding, fabrication (ferrous), and non-destructive examination (NDE) in a manufacturing environment. Particular experience in the high-fatigue fabrication of risers (TTR, SCR, and DCR) and tendons is strongly preferred.
  3. Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) or Certified Welding Engineer (CWEng) credentials preferred
  4. Minimum ASNT Level II, or equivalent, certification in non-destructive testing (NDT) methods, strongly preferred.
  5. General knowledge of basic industrial assembly and production.
  6. Organizational and problem-solving skills.
  7. Ability to produce acceptable work on schedule.
  8. Ability to work on projects individually or as a part of a team.
  9. Ability to multi-task.
  10. Must be available to travel domestically and internationally.
  11. Employee must occasionally be available after hours and on weekends to take calls and provide engineering support.