Progressive Recovery Inc.
  • 31-Jan-2019 to 01-Apr-2019 (CST)
  • Production
  • Dupo, IL, USA
  • Full Time

Build it. Own it.

Progressive Recovery Inc (PRI) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of specialized, custom-designed equipment for the management and recycling of solvents, processing of hazardous materials, and sterilization of bio hazardous liquid and solid waste streams. We are currently looking for Fitter Welders.

The Fitter Welder will fit up and weld structure steel, piping and vessels according to blueprints and isometric drawings. They will assemble skids, process equipment such as heat exchangers, pumps vessels and pipe as needed. The Fitter Welder will fabricate and assemble any and all equipment manufactured at PRI.

Key Responsibilities & Functions

  • Exercise safe working practices in all activities.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, process flow diagrams, sketches and product specifications.
  • Layout and fit up structure steel, vessels and piping.
  • Use pipe rollers, welding positioners, cranes, forklifts and other heavy duty fabrication equipment.
  • Drills and taps holes in specified locations for mounting units, using hand tools and drill press.
  • Squares, aligns, and assemblies values, piping spools, or equipment structural components, on floor or structural skid, using jacks, clamps, squares, plumb line and tape measure.
  • Attaches cabinets, motor and generator sets, and other components to mounting holes with bolts and screws, using wrenches, screwdrivers, and nut runners.
  • Uses hacksaw, band saw, pipe cutters, and mechanical or hydraulic pipe benders.

Job Requirements

  • Welding certificate from a technical college, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with fitting and welding from blueprints, using the different welding techniques and handling large parts using cranes, forklifts and positioners.
  • Experience with MIG, TIG, RMD/Pulse spray methods and SMAW.
  • Ability to read blueprints and weld symbols.
  • Able to work with hand and power tools such as drills, grinders, bevelers, etc.
  • Must be familiar with AWS, ASME and other welding codes and practices.
  • Able to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Flexibility - the demands of the position are widely varied. Must have the ability to shift between jobs and perform in any area of the shop, at any time, as needed.
  • Excellent attendance a must - able to work overtime as needed.
  • Strong knowledge of safe work practices including PPE, power tool safety, ladder and platform safety, powered lift, crane and forklift safety. Applicants must also demonstrate a willingness to embrace personal responsibility for safety on the job.

Must be able to pass the following tests:

  • MIG short arc, hand wire, 6G test on 2" schedule 80 carbon steel pipe and on 4" schedule 80 carbon steel pipe
  • Flux core arc welding
  • Spray arc welding
  • TIG welding
  • RMD/Pulse testing
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