Helper - Multi Positions Available

San Marcos, TX

Looking for a great place to begin a career?

Join one of the world's largest privately owned industrial pipe fabrication facilities. 

Epic Piping offers competitive pay as well as a range of employee benefits, including health, dental, vision, and 401k.  

TASK FOR THIS POSITION:

• Operate machinery used in the production process or assist machine operators.

• Examine products to verify conformance to quality standards.

• Observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected and notify operators of any malfunctions.

• Lift raw materials, finished products, and packed items, manually or using hoists.

• Mark or tag identification on parts.

• Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and conveyances.

• Clean and lubricate equipment.

• Record information, such as the number of products tested, meter readings, or dates and times of product production.

• Start machines or equipment to begin production processes.

• Separate products according to weight, grade, size, or composition of materials used to produce them.

• Place products in equipment or on work surfaces for further processing, inspecting, or wrapping.

• Remove products, machine attachments, or waste material from machines.

• Pack and store materials and products.

• Tie products in bundles for further processing or shipment, following prescribed procedures.

• Transfer finished products, raw materials, tools, or equipment between storage and work areas of plants and warehouses, by hand or using hand trucks or powered lift trucks.

• Signal coworkers to direct them to move products during the production process.

• Prepare raw materials for processing.

• Measure amounts of products, lengths of extruded articles, or weights of filled containers to ensure conformance to specifications.

• Thread ends of items such as thread, cloth, and lace through needles and rollers, and around take-up tubes.

• Read gauges or charts, and record data obtained.

• Mix ingredients according to specified procedures or formulas.

• Position spouts or chutes of storage bins so that containers can be filled.

• Fold products and product parts during processing.

• Wash work areas, machines, equipment, vehicles, or products.

• Unclamp and hoist full reels from braiding, winding, or other fabricating machines, using power hoists.

• Dump materials such as prepared ingredients into machine hoppers prior to mixing.

• Break up defective products for reprocessing.

• Change machine gears, using wrenches.

• Cut or break flashing from materials or products.

• Perform minor repairs to machines, such as replacing damaged or worn parts.

• Attach slings, ropes, or cables to objects such as pipes, hoses, or bundles.

REQUIRED SKILLS & ABILITIES:

Education: High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED): Preferred or 1 year of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of education.

Experience: None.

Computer Skills: Not applicable.

Certifications & Licenses: None specifically required.

Epic Piping provides unmatched experience servicing the chemical, power, refining, offshore, and oil & gas industries.