Substation Welder in Atlanta, GA at Great Southwestern Construction, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/15/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (Great Southwestern) provides a full range of electrical construction services to utilities, municipalities, government entities and private developers throughout the nation for transmission lines, distribution systems, communication systems, substations and renewable energy facilities. 

The Welder will work on substation projects throughout Florida and surrounding states. Significant travel is required.


  • Perform a variety of welding tasks of high voltage pipe bus.
  • If not welding they will be responsible for all other day to day task inside a substation
  • Fabricate a wide variety of metal structures either from verbal instructions, blue prints, drawings and written specifications.
  • Primarily MIG welding with mild steel
  • Any other tasks as directed
  • Understand and comply with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and other industry-specific professional and ethical conduct standards, if applicable

Job Requirements


  • Previous experience in aluminum welding
  • Ability to weld both vertical and horizontal
  • Ability to tack up and square up work
  • Must be able to read blue prints
  • Ability to meet safety standards using appropriate welding techniques
  • Understand various weld form symbols on blue prints
  • Certifications in MIG preferred by not mandatory
  • 6G certification preferred

 Salary commensurate with experience

Benefits include:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401k
  • Life insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holiday

To apply, visit:  If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.