Tank Superintendent

at McDermott Corporation
Location Port Sulphur, Louisiana
Date Posted July 27, 2022
Category Mining / Oil / Gas
Job Type Not Specified

Description

Job Overview:

To supervise, train and monitor staff for erection of pressure vessel and flat bottom tanks. Implement plans and instructions from Project Superintendent By conveying information to staff and facilitating activities. Teach staff correct safety and erection procedures, support and motivate staff

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

Selects type and size of pipe or other related materials and equipment according to specifications
Selects equipment and plans layouts, assembly, and welding, applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining, weld shrinkage and welding techniques
May be required to use Gas-Metal Arc, Flux-Cored Arc, Gas-Tungsten Arc, Submerged Arc, or Shielded Metal Arc welding processes
Lays out, positions, aligns and fits components together in various body positions
Bolts, clamps and welds together metal components of products such as piping systems, plate, pipe and tube or structural shapes, using arc and arc gas welding equipment. May weld in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead position. May tack weld assemblies together
Manually guides electrode or gun along weld-line, maintaining length of arc and speed and movement to form specified depth of fusion and bead, as judged from color of metal, sound of weld, and size of molten puddle
May manually apply filler rod to supply weld metal. May clean or degrease weld joint or workplace, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath. May repair broken or cracked parts and fill holes. May remove excess weld, defective weld material, slag and spatter, using carbon arc gouge, hand scrapper, grinder or power chipper. May preheat work piece, using hand torch or heating furnace. May cut metal plates or structural shape
Loads, transports and unloads material, tools, equipment and supplies
May assist in lifting, positioning and securing of materials and work pieces during installation
Performs minor maintenance or cleaning activities of tools and equipment
Respiratory protection is common and may be required
Required to pass employer performance tests or standard tests to meet certification standards. Performs only procedures certified in
Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules. Performs other duties as required
Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy
Make decisions based on measurable criteria
Apply basic mathematics to solve problems
Plan work and select proper tools
Visualize objects in three dimensions from plans and drawings
Compare and see differences in the size, shape and form of lines, figures and objects

Basic Qualifications:

High School Diploma or equivalent.
Previous years of experience in the field or in a related area.
5 years experience building metal plate structures, pressure vessels, and elevated water towers
3 years in a supervisory role
Good communication skills (written and verbal)
Drawing and specifications interpretation skills;
Certified crane operator
Experience rigging for heavy lifts

Physical Requirements:

NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing

70%

Walking

50%

Sitting

10%

Pushing

NP

Pulling

NP

Climbing

F

Balancing

F

Bending

F

Stooping

O

Kneeling

O

Crouching

O

Crawling

NP

Reaching

C

Handling

C

Fingering

F

Feeling

C

Vision

C

Hearing

C

Lifting (lbs)

Carrying (lbs)

0-10

0-10

10-25

10-25

25-50

25-50

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions-from the wellhead to the storage tank-to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Job Overview:

To supervise, train and monitor staff for erection of pressure vessel and flat bottom tanks. Implement plans and instructions from Project Superintendent By conveying information to staff and facilitating activities. Teach staff correct safety and erection procedures, support and motivate staff

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

Selects type and size of pipe or other related materials and equipment according to specifications
Selects equipment and plans layouts, assembly, and welding, applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining, weld shrinkage and welding techniques
May be required to use Gas-Metal Arc, Flux-Cored Arc, Gas-Tungsten Arc, Submerged Arc, or Shielded Metal Arc welding processes
Lays out, positions, aligns and fits components together in various body positions
Bolts, clamps and welds together metal components of products such as piping systems, plate, pipe and tube or structural shapes, using arc and arc gas welding equipment. May weld in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead position. May tack weld assemblies together
Manually guides electrode or gun along weld-line, maintaining length of arc and speed and movement to form specified depth of fusion and bead, as judged from color of metal, sound of weld, and size of molten puddle
May manually apply filler rod to supply weld metal. May clean or degrease weld joint or workplace, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath. May repair broken or cracked parts and fill holes. May remove excess weld, defective weld material, slag and spatter, using carbon arc gouge, hand scrapper, grinder or power chipper. May preheat work piece, using hand torch or heating furnace. May cut metal plates or structural shape
Loads, transports and unloads material, tools, equipment and supplies
May assist in lifting, positioning and securing of materials and work pieces during installation
Performs minor maintenance or cleaning activities of tools and equipment
Respiratory protection is common and may be required
Required to pass employer performance tests or standard tests to meet certification standards. Performs only procedures certified in
Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules. Performs other duties as required
Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy
Make decisions based on measurable criteria
Apply basic mathematics to solve problems
Plan work and select proper tools
Visualize objects in three dimensions from plans and drawings
Compare and see differences in the size, shape and form of lines, figures and objects

Basic Qualifications:

High School Diploma or equivalent.
Previous years of experience in the field or in a related area.
5 years experience building metal plate structures, pressure vessels, and elevated water towers
3 years in a supervisory role
Good communication skills (written and verbal)
Drawing and specifications interpretation skills;
Certified crane operator
Experience rigging for heavy lifts

Physical Requirements:

NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing

70%

Walking

50%

Sitting

10%

Pushing

NP

Pulling

NP

Climbing

F

Balancing

F

Bending

F

Stooping

O

Kneeling

O

Crouching

O

Crawling

NP

Reaching

C

Handling

C

Fingering

F

Feeling

C

Vision

C

Hearing

C

Lifting (lbs)

Carrying (lbs)

0-10

0-10

10-25

10-25

25-50

25-50

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions-from the wellhead to the storage tank-to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

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