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Entry Level Welder (2nd Shift)

Entry Level Welder (2nd Shift)

Req No. 
2017-1341
Category 
Production
Type 
Regular Part-Time - < 24 hours/week
Work Schedule 
2:30pm-11:00pm

More information about this job

Overview

Perform MIG or TIG welding on a diversified line of standard weldments using American Welding Society welding symbols. Set-up, fit and position weldments having a number of parts, use welding fixtures and jigs where applicable.  Work from blueprints and job layouts; use rule, square and gauges.  Work is subject to first and final piece inspections for alignment, dimensions and aesthetic requirements. Use hand grinders and dynafiles to remove weld splatter and sharp edges from metal materials.  Work on a wide variety of manufactured parts; most on thin-gauge material.

Responsibilities

  • Required to pass Bruno’s weld test criteria, which includes AWS welding symbols and destructive weld test
  • Maintain D1.1 welding certification as applicable
  • Knowledge of set up and operation of welding machines to weld test requirements
  • Read measuring tools (tape measure, square, dial calipers)
  • Operate hand/air tools and electric grinders
  • Read and interpret work instructions and AWS welding symbols from blueprints
  • Perform MIG or TIG welding assignments to meet daily production while maintaining standards of quality and quantity
  • Identify and obtain accurate welding fixtures as called by work order
  • Count and verify weldment ID Number; enter data into computer software to create paint tag for final operation
  • Communicate shortages, scrap, delays and any deviation of standard work to the supervisor when applicable
  • Perform metal finishing tasks and prioritize metal finishing work orders to meet daily production standards of quality and quantity
  • Identify and count parts; categorize and apply paint tag for final operation

Qualifications

Education and Experience: 

  • High school or general education degree (GED) required. 
  • Some advanced education related to welding or 6 months welding experience required.

 

Skills and Abilities: 

  • Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. 
  • Complete standardized written documentation and correspondence. 
  • Professionally communicate in one-on-one and small group situations. 
  • Ability to perform basic electronic tasks using computer software and Microsoft Office.

 

Working Conditions/Physical Demands:

  • Environment is a modern production facility with heat and air conditioning
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is generally required to stand; use arms, hands and fingers to manipulate welding gun, wire, fixtures and products  
  • The job requires repetitive use of a MIG welding gun at shoulder level or below
  • Ability to lift up to 30 pounds, regularly
  • Ability to lift 30 to 50 pounds, intermittently
  • Ability to lift 50 to 70 pounds, with assistance, occasionally
  • Ability to physically relocate product throughout the day, regularly
  • The employee is required to reach and climb occasionally