Pre/Post Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT) Technicians

Pre/Post Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT) Technicians
Function Group Electrical & Instrumentation
Education Vocational education
Location Australia
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Pre/Post Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT) Technicians

Job description

PWHT technicians control the heating and cooling cycles of components and materials for use in the Power Generation, Petrochemical, Chemical, Mining, Oil & Gas and Aerospace industries.
The two main applications for achieving PWHT are Electric & Gas; PWHT technicians will be trained to a high standard in both of these methods.

We are looking for Individuals that possess;

  • The ability to work independently on-site
  • Good communication skills
  • Customer focused
  • Computer literate and demonstrate high communication skills
  • Strong Safety awareness and discipline
  • Set up and monitor electric Pre Heating and PWHT
  • Ability to assist in the set up and monitoring of gas PWHT
  • PWHT technicians need good eyesight, and the ability to concentrate over long periods
  • good understanding of English and Mathematics is required as work involves controlling heating / cooling rates, compiling written reports, working with figures (time v temperature rates) and understanding technical words

Job requirements

Education and working experience

  • Several years’ experience in similar role within the heat treatment industry
  • Computer literate and demonstrate high communication skills

Required competences

  • Good Health
  • Has the ability to work independently on-site worldwide.
  • Good listener (capable of understanding internal and customer needs)
  • Good communication skills.
  • Customer focused.
  • Work in a team environment.
  • Have a proactive attitude and can be self-reliant, also cope with changing priorities.

Working conditions

Excellent compensation & benefits.

Company Information

Rapid Growth in Australia
Stork Technical Services in growing rapidly in Western and Eastern Australia. We are participating in major projects  to supply material and services to conduct Non-Destructive Examinations (NDE) and Pre (PH) & Post Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT) of welded joints. Stork Technical Services Australia Pty Ltd is providing technical methods, main processes, labour, reporting & equipment. To manage our growth we are constantly looking for Pre/Post Weld Heat Treatment (PWHT) technicians.


Andy Iddon
Principal Engineer – Recruitment
P: +61 (0) 8 6210 2500
M: +61 (0) 404 400 146

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