Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Used box preparation and repairs completed according to approved methods.
Accurate (correct to designated precision) layout, cutting, fabricating, and installation of metal components.
Care for welding machines and other equipment - takes responsibility for timely maintenance and servicing of tools to ensure high levels of productivity.
Works efficiently to reduce time-on-task and increase throughput while operating safely and delivering high-quality results.
Proven experience as welder.
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).
Skilled at structural and light-gauge welding and fabricating methods; certification not required but definitely a plus.
Organized and self-directed; goal oriented to accomplish assigned tasks on time to support production schedules.
Able to learn approved means and methods and to demonstrate competency before recommending changes for improvement.
Able to read plans and understand what needs to be done without excessive direction.
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.)