Tradesmen International, Inc. Journeyman Structural Welder in New Orleans, Louisiana


We are currently looking for Structural Welders for long term work in Newport News, Va. You must have at least 4 years experience as a first class welder and must have certifications in all position, multi-pass butt weld. If you don't have certification in hand, you must test on-site prior to starting work. Per-Diem available. If you meet the qualifications below, call us at 504-818-1885


Required Skills:

  1. Multi-pass. All position fillet and butt welds using the following processes: SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding), GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding), FCAW (Flux Cored Arc Welding) and GMAW-P (Pulse Arc Welding).

  2. Heating - Oxygen/Propane Heating Torch.

  3. Experience working in a physically demanding environment (shipboard, sub-assemblies, ladders, staging, etc.).

  4. Familiarity with OSHA regulations relative to the shipbuilding industry.

  5. Air Carbon Arc Gouging.

  6. Ability to properly use fillet and butt weld gauges.

Welding Qualification:

  1. All position (Horizontal (2G), Vertical (3G), and Overhead (4G)) SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding) process.

  2. All position (Horizontal (2G), Vertical (3G), and Overhead (4G)) FCAW (Flux Core Arc Welding) process.

  3. Horizontal (2G) position GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) process.

  4. Air Carbon Arc Gouging proficiency test.

Company Details

We are a highly selective company, committed to hiring only those Journeyman Welders that are highly skilled in their trade with unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best.

Additional requirements:

  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Drug free at all times


In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

Recruiter Name

William Hanrahan


US-LA-New Orleans

Req ID 2018-171245IN

Category Welder - Combo

Travel Yes

Job Board IN

Location US-LA-New Orleans