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  • Welder

    Posted: 05/05/2024

    We are looking for a skilled Welder to cut and join metals and other materials at our facilities or construction sites. You will operate appropriate equipment to put together mechanical structures or parts with a great deal of precision. Your job is important as it provides the foundation for strong infrastructure. A welder must be competent in using potentially dangerous equipment following all safety precautions. The ideal candidate will have a steady hand and great attention to detail. Knowledge of different kinds of metal and their properties is essential.
    Job Type: Full-time
    Pay: $21/hr - $24/hr, BOE
    Shift: Monday-Friday, Rotating, 8-hour shift

    Benefits:

    • 401(k)
    • Dental insurance
    • Health insurance
    • Life insurance
    • Vision insurance
    Responsibilities:
    • Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures
    • Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
    • Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements)
    • Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
    • Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
    • Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
    • Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
    • Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
    • Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety
    Qualifications:
    • Proven experience as welder (1 year of Mig and Tig Welding preferred)
    • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA etc.)
    • Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
    • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
    • Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)
    • Deftness and attention to detail
    • Proficient in English
    • Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required
    • Professional Certification (e.g. an AWS welding certificate) will be a plus