Ergon -West Virginia, Inc.

ERGON-West Virginia, Inc.

Petroleum refinery, based in Newell, WV seeks a Pipefitter/Welder Trainee. Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver’s license and be legally able to work in the United States. We are a drug free workplace and background checks are required for employment. This position offers a competitive benefits package.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

We are an EEO/AAP Employer

Company Name
Ergon -West Virginia, Inc.
Newell, WV 26050

Candidates should have previous experience with equipment in an industrial operations setting such as refining, chemical or manufacturing. The ideal candidate would have knowledge and experience with SMAW/stick, GTAW/TIG and MIG welding. Experience using a torch, plasma arc and operating a forklift and manlift are preferred. The ideal candidate would have 2 years of experience in the installation of piping and structural steel. Must be able to work from elevated platforms, in confined spaces and in a fast-paced environment. A high school diploma or GED is required. The person selected must have good written and oral communication skills, basic computer skills, be safety conscious, and be able to work in a team environment.

Employment offer is contingent upon a pre-employment drug test, background check, and MVR.

How to Apply


Interested candidates should forward resumes to:

Attention: Human Resources

Ergon-West Virginia, Inc.

9995 Ohio River Boulevard

Newell, West Virginia 26050

Fax: (304) 387-7146