Welding Inspector

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Located in Virginia Beach, VA

Direct Hire, Full Time, Permanent Position

Compensation: depending on experience

TO APPLY:  Please email your up to date resume (in a normal Word Document or other editable format; no links please) to: shannon.bower@expresspros.com and include the job title (Welding Inspector , L112) on the subject line. If your experience and skills match the job requirements we will contact you to continue the screening/interview process.


Job Description

Express Employment Professionals is current seeking Welding Inspectors with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Performing quality assurance inspection and documentation during structural steel fabrication and coating
  • Monitoring work for compliance with approved shop drawings and specifications
  • Attending meetings, communicating with fabricators, clients and engineers
  • Producing daily written field reports 


Job Requirements

  • Work is primarily gas pipeline inspecting, but could also include structural steel for buildings.
  • Familiarity with AWS D1.5 and/or D1.1 code is a plus
  • AWS-CWI is required
  • NACE level 1 is a plus
  • NDT certifications are a plus, particularly MT, UT
  • Being able to perform hands on UT shear wave scanning to the AWS code is a plus
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are required
  • Need to be fluent in spoken and written English language
  • Must be able to work well independently and work well with others
  • Need reliable transportation
  • Must be able to work construction schedules, which may include overtime and possibly night shift and weekend work as necessary to meet project/client schedules



Express Employment Professionals is a leading recruiter and staffing provider in the U.S., Canada and South Africa. Every day, we help job seekers find work and help businesses find qualified employees. Founded in 1983, Express today employs hundreds of thousands of people, with over 800 franchise locations worldwide. Our long-term goal is at the heart of our company's vision, to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people. The Virginia Beach Express office has placed over 4,000 qualified candidates with local Virginia Beach area companies. There is never a fee to our applicants. 

Express Office: Virginia Beach
4530 Professional Circle
Suite 1B
Virginia Beach, VA 23455