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Welder II


Bethlehem, PA, US

Company:  UGI Energy Services, LLC
Remote Options: 

UGI Energy Services supplies and markets natural gas, liquid fuels, and electricity to 40,000 customer locations across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern US.

We are a supplier, marketer, and midstream services provider – one backed by 135 years of natural gas experience, plus our own expanding energy infrastructure. Along with buying and selling energy commodities at the wholesale level, UGIES owns and operates key electric generation and midstream natural gas assets throughout Pennsylvania.

With headquarters and supply sources near the heart of the Marcellus Shale, UGIES is well positioned to meet the changing energy demands of commercial, industrial, institutional, and government customers for years to come.


We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • Paid Vacation time starts with 3 weeks off
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Sick time
  • Short term & Long term disability
  • Medical plan options from Aetna and Blue Cross
  • Vision coverage from Vision Benefits of America
  • Dental coverage from United Concordia
  • Extended Maternity Leave - 8 weeks pay at 100% with the option of 2 more weeks paid at 100% or 4 weeks paid at 50%
  • Paternity Leave - 2 weeks pay at 100% or 4 weeks pay at 50%
  • Company provided 401K match of 100% of the employee's 6% contribution
  • Tuition Reimbursement of 80% of tuition costs capped at $6,300 per year
  • Pet Plan Insurance

Job Summary

Fabricate piping segments/assemblies under the direction of project foreman, foreman supervisor, and/or project manager.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Must hold and maintain a welders certificate for ASME IX
  • Must hold and maintain a welders certificate for API 1104
  • Work on obtaining Tig welding certificate ASME IX.
  • Keep work area clear and in safe working condition
  • Learn and obtain UGI Energy Services OQ training certificates for pipefitting / welding roles and responsibilities.
  • Fabricate piping segments/assemblies under the direction of project foreman, foreman supervisor, and/or project manager.
  • Continue and Learn changing welding skills, pipe fitting skills, and rigging skills according to safety department documents and OQ training program.
  • Maintain OQ Training in UGI Energy Services training program
  • Certified pipefitting and welding per project Forman direction    
  • Measure and cut pipe as directed by project Foreman           
  • Prepare and fit pipe, valves, fittings, and flanges for welding     
  • Rigging of pipe, valves, fittings, and flanges            
  • Assist in Weld Mapping/Weld logs            
  • Keep construction/shop area safe, clean, and free of debris

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Needs to have an understanding and experience mechanical skills.
  • Must have a full understanding of welding WPS/PQR requirements when welding on projects.
  • Must have a full understanding of pipe fitting requirements, measurements, weights of materials for rigging, and the ability to build pipe assemblies, structures according to UGI Energy Services standards.
  • Must have a full understanding of the daily requirement to fulfill the JSA’s, work permits, and safety policies according to the UGI Energy Services safety manual.
  • Working knowledge of general safety requirements for Construction
  • Must be OQ qualified the building and construction trades including welding, rigging, pipe fitting and construction safety.   
  • Must read and have a full understanding of the UGI Energy Services’ policies and procedures manual 
  • Must read and understand UGI Energy Services Safety manual. 
  • Must be willing to learn and understand gas industry practices and standards.
  • Must be willing to accept direct supervision from the project Forman, Projects Foreman Supervisor, and Project Manager without conflict.




Education and Experience

  • Extreme weather conditions (heat and cold).
  • Working around and with rotating and loud machinery.
  • Understand the safety policies of working on ladders
  • Working around hazardous chemicals
  • Long distance driving may be required
  • Working in Trenches and dirty environments (not often but is a potential)
  • Working with all-terrain vehicles, Backhoes, and scissors lifts
  • Working out of town for several months at a time. ( 4-5 days a week when applicable)

UGI Energy Services, is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.

Nearest Major Market: Allentown

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