Second shift-MIG and TIG Welder

Job Summary:

The MIG and TIG Welder will assemble pieces of metal together or repair damage in metal components using heavy machinery that emits high heat, melting the metal into shape.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Reads blueprints and drawings and takes or reads measurements to plan layout and procedures.
  • Determines appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements.
  • Sets up components for welding according to specifications.
  • Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded.
  • Aligns components using calipers, rulers, etc., and clamps pieces.
  • Welds components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions.
  • Tests and inspects welded surfaces and structures to discover flaws.
  • Grinds and finishes parts.
  • Operates welding equipment and other machinery in a safe manner.
  • Maintains 6S (sort, set, shine, standardize, sustain, safety) standards in all work stations.
  • Completes other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of blueprint reading.
  • Working knowledge of AWS and OSHA safety standards.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Basic math skills (ex. addition, subtraction, multiplication, fraction/decimal equivalents).
  • Mechanical inclination.
  • Reliable and highly motivated.
  • Great attitude and attendance.
  • Steady hand.
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Interpersonal and written communication.

Abilities:

  • Fit-up components and layout inspection.
  • Read and interpret technical documents and drawings.
  • Function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment.
  • Work well with others on a team.
  • Solve problems quickly and efficiently.
  • Provide own tools (hand tools).
  • Willingness to use protective clothing (ex. face shield, gloves, etc.)
  • Willingness to have performance measured daily.

Required Education and Experience:

  • 3-5 years of welding school/work experience.
  • Experience welding sheet steel, stainless steel, and some aluminum with a high level of quality and efficiency.
  • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (ex. MIG, TIG).
  • Preferred Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of brazing and press brake operations.
  • Forklift certification.

Physical Requirements:

  • Uncontrolled environmental conditions: noise, dust, dirt, and mobile equipment.
  • Routine, repetitive lifting up to 35 lbs., occasional, heavy lifting, and pushing / pulling 10 lbs. regularly, 1 to 10 hours per day.
  • Any combination of standing, bending, climbing, balancing, kneeling, crouching, reaching, handling, feeling, and walking 8 to 10 hours per day.
  • Ability to work up to 8-10 hour shifts and overtime as required by the work.
  • Use of all limbs, dexterous and steady use of hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Simultaneous mental and muscular coordination, visual and audio awareness of surrounding area.
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Second shift-MIG and TIG Welder

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