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Cwi – Certified Welding Inspector

Posted on 6/21/2024

The Boring Company

The Boring Company

201-500 employees

Constructs electric, zero-emission transportation tunnels

Industrial & Manufacturing

Senior, Expert

Bastrop, TX, USA

QA & Testing
Quality Assurance
Required Skills
  • Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) certification from the American Welding Society (AWS) is required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in welding inspection in a similar industry, preferably in mining or tunneling.
  • Thorough understanding of welding processes, procedures, and metallurgy.
  • Proficiency in interpreting engineering drawings, specifications, and welding symbols.
  • Experience with non-destructive testing (NDT) methods such as ultrasonic testing, magnetic particle testing, and dye penetrant testing.
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent analytical skills.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficiency in computer applications such as Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Valid driver's license and willingness to travel to various job sites as required.
  • Conduct visual inspections of welds to ensure they meet specified quality standards and codes.
  • Perform non-destructive testing (NDT) methods such as ultrasonic testing, magnetic particle testing, and dye penetrant testing.
  • Interpret welding symbols, blueprints, and specifications to verify conformance to requirements.
  • Monitor welding procedures and parameters to ensure compliance with welding procedures specifications (WPS).
  • Document inspection results, maintain detailed records, and prepare inspection reports.
  • Collaborate with engineers, welders, and other team members to address welding issues and implement corrective actions.
  • Participate in welder qualification testing and welding procedure qualification testing as required.
  • Conduct pre-weld and post-weld inspections to identify and rectify defects.
  • Stay updated on industry standards, codes, and regulations relevant to welding and inspection practices.
  • Promote a culture of safety and quality within the organization.

At The Boring Company, a leader in the field of subterranean transportation and infrastructure projects, employees are part of an ambitious endeavor that merges sustainability with cutting-edge technology. The firm is dedicated to transforming urban transit through the deployment of all-electric, zero-emissions tunneling machines that make infrastructure development both efficient and environmentally conscious. This commitment to innovation and sustainability, combined with a clear focus on rapid project completion, offers a dynamic and forward-thinking workplace environment.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



Bastrop, Texas



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical, dental, & vision coverage


Paid holidays

Paid vacation

Competitive equity