Employment Opportunity: Shop Pipe Welder

Employment Opportunity

Advance Tank and Construction is a construction company that works throughout the continental United States.  We build large capacity, steel erected, storage products from the ground up.  We are looking for a Shop Welding person in our Wellington, CO shop.  We are interested in those who are experienced, hardworking, and know how to work safely.


$22.00 to $35.00 per hour

The pay range is dependent on the person’s experience and capabilities. Benefits include: paid vacation, sick leave, 401K, and health & dental insurance. This is an employment at will position.


Advance Tank is offering competitive wages, great benefits, and a family-like environment. If you feel your skills & abilities closely match the self-driven personality we are searching for, please send us your resume via email or apply online.

Email:  Attention: Recruiting   jobs@advancetank.com


  • Must be able to perform all duties safely.
  • Must pass a weld test per ASME IX in the processes they are applying. Must pass either a bend test or an X-Ray weld test on 2″ Heavy Wall in 6G position SMAW 6010/7018 and GTAW ER70S-6 and understand welding machine components and welding variables and consumables.
  • Must be able to read and understand ISO’s, Layouts and Fit Pipe & Fittings per ISO’s.
  • Must be able to physically move 75 to 100 pounds, routinely.
  • Must have experience in the use of the following tools: oxygen & acetylene torch, plasma torch, bevel machine, fit-up & hand tools, grinders, chipping hammers, magnetic drills, 4 pound hammer and cutting tools.
  • Must be able to pass a post hire physical verifying ability to perform essential functions of the job, as well as a drug test.


  • Must be able to perform all duties safely.
  • Must be able to physically move welding lead (approximately 100 pounds) and be able to work and weld out of position and off of ground level.
  • Must be able to safely move and handle heavy pipe and fittings of different shapes including: loading, unloading, setting, aligning, fitting, assembling and cutting.  Movement and handling are done both manually (up to 100 pounds) and with assistance of a crane or other equipment.
  • Using a grinder must be able to brush and grind weld seams in preparation for radiography, chip or grind welding burrs and scars and perform other plate surface cleaning.


  • For consideration of reaching higher welding grade, must be able to pass Exotic Alloy Pipe Tests and 6G position for GTAW, GMAW, FCAW, SMAW.


  • This position works 8 to 10 hours per day, 5 days per week; able to work overtime when necessary. Begin work promptly at designated time.


  • Worker is on feet, kneeling or bending all day and work is done outside in all weather conditions.  Worker will be required to wear a hardhat, safety glasses, leather boots and ear plugs at all times – a welding hood and respirator when appropriate.