Welders

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Role and Responsibilities

  • Weld steel components with wire welding equipment as specified by layouts, engineering drawings, manufacturing orders, or verbal instructions.
  • Work includes accurate set-up and layout of work using jigs/fixtures or hand layouts to fabricate parts and/or rework finished products.
  • Work with other welders to assist in the fabrication or welding of multi-component parts.
  • Operate forklifts, hoists, hand power tools, slings, grinders, cutting torch, and other hand tools when required, after proper training and certification.
  • Ensure a safe working environment by conforming to all safety guidelines including, but not limited to, wearing required personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Inspect and correct welds as necessary to meet product specifications.
  • Read, understand, and follow job order specifications, engineering drawings, and/or work orders.
  • Willingness to cross-train and perform the work of other job tasks in addition to the primary assigned position.
  • Inspect equipment to maintain functional equipment if any equipment needs repairs notify supervisor/lead or maintenance department.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Since the welder position is entry-level, a HS Diploma or GED is the only educational prerequisite.
  • Two (2) years related production welding experience
  • Must successfully pass a weld test
  • Owns basic hand tools and personal protective equipment required to complete layouts and fabrication
  • Familiar with a variety of welder concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Ability to understand welding symbols and diagrams, read blueprints, and/or other printed instructional material in the welding of products or parts.
  • Must be thoroughly familiar with operation and care of welding equipment such as torches, torch tips, hoses, valves, and gas cylinders.
  • Rely on experience and judgment to plan and achieve promised production dates.
  • Demonstrate willingness to work with others in a team environment.
  • Positive, willingness to learn and participate in a changing environment to reach a common goal.
  • Works to continuously improve fabrication times while maintaining desired levels of quality.
  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as needed or instructed.
Job Category: Welding
Job Location: Yoder Kansas

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