Summer Intern - Fabricator/Welder

Grant Prideco

Grant Prideco

Cedar Park, TX, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2024

Job Description


  • Lay out, position, align and fit components together using applicable machines, tools and equipment.
  • Bolt, clamp and tack-weld parts to secure them in position for final welding.
  • Set up and weld parts using welding equipment.
  • Use hand tools and be able to correctly setup and operate applicable shop machines.
  • Perform TIG, laser, and oxy-acetylene welding, cutting and brazing on various ferrous and nonferrous metals, in accordance with established methods and procedures.
  • Maintain production documentation per required procedure.
  • Perform other work-related tasks as assigned.
  • Comply with all NOV Company and HSE policies and procedures


  • Performs entry-level welding techniques.
  • Performs all finishing operations up to and including final enclosure assembly.
  • Operates drill presses, power saws, grinders, positioners and a variety of welding equipment and hand tools. May also perform minor operations on metal lathes and milling machine.
  • Analyzes plans, drawings, work samples, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirements, sequence of welding assignments, and personnel needs.


  • High school graduate or equivalent


  • Skilled in the fabrication, joining and repair of a variety of metal objects, equipment, fixtures and structures.
  • Set up and use of Laser Welder in a production environment preferred
  • Knowledge of applicable codes.
  • Knowledge of welding techniques (oxygen-acetylene, electric arc, TIG, and MIG controlled atmosphere, tools and equipment.
  • Knowledge of non-destructive inspection techniques.
  • Program, set-up, and run weld jobs on robot welding machines utilizing FANUC controls.


  • Excellence
  • Team Oriented
  • Integrity
  • Respectful
  • Hardworking
  • Dependable


  • Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment.
  • Work involves frequent lifting of materials and product up to 40 pounds.
  • Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to, eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, work boots, and hardhats.
  • Loose fitting clothes and jewelry are not permitted.
  • Standing 65% of the time
  • Overtime as needs of the business require
  • Works under immediate foreman