Head Welder Full-time Job

3 weeks ago   Engineering   Abu Dhabi   122 views Reference: 37279
Job Details

Roles and Responsibility

• Plans, coordinates and executes the welding tasks at the highest standard to ensure that the welding and grinding are within the approved tolerances

• Executes the welding activities such as:

- Aluminothermic Welding

- Flashbutt Welding

- Cutting rail

- Clipping and un-clipping rail

- Use of the rail tensor

- Spot rail grinding

- Turnout grinding

- Manual tamping at the welding joint

- other general track maintenance activities

- PS, PIC and WS duties

• Operates the welding equipment in accordance with the operating manual and specifications

• Responsible for the welding equipment

• Performs operator maintenance on the welding equipment in accordance with the supplier’s guidelines and specifications

• Supports the operation of the Track Maintenance Supervisor works scheduling and follow-up service

• Ensures that the welding activities are performed according to the environmental guidelines for the prevention of fires and in a safe manner

• Ensures a safe working environment for all employees and contractors operating in Etihad Rail

Desirable qualifications, skills and experience

Academic Qualifications:

• School Certificate or equivalent

Professional Qualifications:

• Welding certificate

• Knowledge of Track Geometry and destressing techniques

• Full driving license (Light and Heavy)


• Relevant industry experience

• Experience in writing reports

Other Skills:

• English as first language or advanced level of verbal skill

• Good planning skills

• Ability to work in a multicultural team

Company Description
Etihad Rail Operating CompaniesIndustryRail TransportationCompany size201-500 employees323 associated members