Welder

Job Description

A Welder joins metal together with tools that superheat welding materials into a liquid for the purposes of creating an almost unbreakable joint. They work on buildings, bridges, refineries, automobiles, pipelines and just about any job that requires an individual trained in the art of welding metal. A Welder is sometimes called upon to cut and assemble parts in a jig prior to welding the joints together. A Welder also maintains the equipment and safety gear they work with.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and work waist to shoulder. The employee is occasionally required to sit, walk, bend, twist/pivot (neck/waist), and work floor to waist.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 70#. It is very seldom that the employee will be required to squat/kneel/crawl, climb stairs/ladders, work over shoulder, or work floor to waist.

Details

Duties | Responsibilities

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  • Weld various types of materials
  • Fabricate and mass assemble various types of materials including, but not limited to, steel, stainless steel, aluminum, etc.
  • Ability to accurately use and interpret measuring equipment
  • Ability to interpret drawings
  • Verify specifications
  • Ability to alter dimensions to fit specs
  • Assemble components
  • Consistent output of accurate parts
  • Ensure work area is clean and safe
  • Perform additional tasks as deemed necessary by management
  • Must attend required meetings at specified location
  • Qualifications

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  • Show professionalism through maturity, dependability, and a positive attitude
  • People skills, including ability to communicate effectively and listen actively
  • Keen sense of attention to detail
  • Possess organizational skills
  • Ability to work alone as well as with others
  • Self-starter with the ability to take on multiple projects
  • Skilled in establishing priorities and managing workload on a daily basis
  • Great attendance and punctuality
  • Conditions of Employment

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  • High School Diploma
  • 2 years work experience preferred
  • Able to lift 75lbs without assistance
  • Operate a forklift - valid license
  • Pay

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  • Starting pay = Varies with experience.
  • Overtime = 1.5x pay base rate
  • Benefits

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  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Vacation
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