Career Details

Summary:

Position Summary: Responsible for performing welding repairs for heavy equipment and machinery and fabricating of metals parts and projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs welding repairs for heavy equipment and machinery and fabricating of metals parts and projects under general supervision of a supervisor.
  • Performs maintenance, repair, fabricating, welding, remodeling and construction on a variety of metal products from samples and sketches.
  • Performs diagnosis and repair on equipment and/or structure for problems in accordance with company and industry standards and safety procedures.
  • Performs manual forging, shaping, straightening, sizing, dressing and heat treating of metal products, etc.
  • Operates acetylene cutting torch, air arc gouge, plasma arc cutter, welding machine, mig machine, grinders, etc. to join, surface, fabricate or repair parts of metal or other weldable materials according to specifications.
  • Performs a variety of welding techniques including GMAW (gas metal arc welding) FAW (flux-core arc welding), SMAW (shielded metal arc welding).
  • Maintains and inspects equipment and work area ensuring a clean, safe and hazard free work environment and equipment in proper working condition.
  • Maintains accurate records of materials used and hours worked for billing purposes, and maintains stock of all necessary supplies.
  • Inspects completed work for conformance to established specifications.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Educational and Other Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • One to two years work related skill, knowledge, hands-on experience or vocational training preferred.
  • Knowledge of welding tools such as: torches, welders and welding equipment requirements and usage.
  • General knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services.
  • Sensitive to confidential information.
  • Must work independently and as a member of team.

Mental and Physical Requirements:

  • Able to read, speak and write English.
  • Ability to read and independently work from plans, sketches, diagrams and blueprints demonstrating mechanical aptitude along with math and problem solving skills.
  • Strong physical and mental health to maintain demanding workload.
  • Able to work under stressful conditions at times.
  • Climbing - able to go up, down and over equipment in a safe manner using good judgment and proper safety equipment as is required.
  • Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.
  • Able to wear common protective or safety equipment such as safety shoes, glasses, gloves, hearing protection, hard hats when needed, including welding safety equipment.
  • Position will require a minimum of 40 hours per week with frequent overtime demands based on the workload requirements.
  • Strong work ethics of integrity and honesty strives for excellence in all activities employing accompanying communication.
  • Resolving conflicts and other minor problems.
  • Dependable, reliable, fulfills responsibilities.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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