Sand Blaster and Welding Torch Cutters

INSULATION SPECIALTIES INC / C & P   Hopewell, VA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on July 20, 2022

Sand Blaster and Welding Torch Cutters

ISI/C&P is now hiring

Majority of work in Virginia. Wages range from $22 to $35 per hour based on experience and qualifications.

Our company is looking for an experienced Sandblaster or Blasting Operator to join our work team. While you do not need to be a journeyman painter/sandblaster to apply, we do expect applicants to have some training with the grinding tools, and power tools that you use during this process.

Sandblaster Duties and Responsibilities
• Remove dirt, paint, grease, and other built-up material from surfaces
• Assist with painting or coating as needed

Sandblaster Requirements and Qualifications
• High school diploma or GED certificate
• Previous sandblasting experience or training
• Experience working with or removing heavy metals a plus
• Physical stamina
• Flexible schedule
• Familiarity with power tools


Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.
• Operate welding equipment.

Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits.

Select and install torches, torch tips, filler rods, and flux, according to welding chart specifications or types and thicknesses of metals.
• Select production equipment according to product specifications.
• Operate welding equipment.

Ignite torches or start power supplies and strike arcs by touching electrodes to metals being welded, completing electrical circuits.
• Ignite fuel to activate heating equipment.
• Operate welding equipment.

Connect and turn regulator valves to activate and adjust gas flow and pressure so that desired flames are obtained.
• Adjust equipment controls to regulate gas flow.

Use fire suppression methods in industrial emergencies.
• Assemble temporary equipment or structures.

Dismantle metal assemblies or cut scrap metal, using thermal-cutting equipment such as flame-cutting torches or plasma-arc equipment.
• Cut industrial materials in preparation for fabrication or processing.
• Disassemble equipment for maintenance or repair.

Mix and apply protective coatings to products.
• Mix ingredients to create specific finishes.
• Apply protective or decorative finishes to workpieces or products.