Welder I

Job Title: Welder I

Department: Manufacturing

Reports to: Senior Supervisor

Work Experience: 5+ years of relevant experience 

Job Type: Full Time / Non-Exempt

 

Job Summary

The Welder I position is a vital member of the Manufacturing Team contributing to our safety culture, providing high productivity, high quality welds, flexibility in assignments, and supporting continuous improvement in the following capacities:

 

Responsibilities include

  • Perform Mig and Tig welds on a variety of thicknesses, sizes, and orientations of equipment
  • Read and interpret engineered drawings and job travelers
  • Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
  • Use basic hand tools such as tape measure, level, square, etc.
  • Follow established safety and quality policies, procedures, and practices
  • Safely use overhead crane and lifting equipment
  • Maintain and complete all required documentation and electronic records

 

Required Qualifications

  • Pass the GTAW vertical test
    • Positive mindset with high energy and ability to self-manage
  • Flexible work hours (standard shift 5:00 – 3:30, M-Th.  Friday and Saturday OT as required)
  • Ability to lift 75 lbs.

 

Desired Experience and Skills

  • Knowledge of fabrication processes such as bending, punching, welding, etc…
  • Read tape measure
  • Perform mathematical calculations required for fabrication
  • Understand and comfortable adding and subtracting fractions and decimals
  • Basic tool and shop knowledge

Education

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent 

 

Jim Myers & Sons, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer