Skilled metal fabricator/welder with the ability to cut and join metals and other materials at our facilities or construction sites. You will operate equipment to put together mechanical structures or parts with a great deal of precision. Your job is important as it provides the foundation for strong infrastructure. A welder must be competent in using potentially dangerous equipment following all safety precautions. The ideal candidate will also have a steady hand and great attention to detail. Knowledge of various types of metal and their properties is essential.
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)
Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
Maintain equipment in condition that does not compromise safety
Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required
Professional certification (e.g. an AWS Welding Certificate)
Proven experience as a metal fabricator/welder
Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures. Fabricate, fit, complete structural welds using GMAW MIG Welding, GTAW TIG Welding, FCAW Flux-cored Arc Welding, SMAW Stick Welding, Oxygen/Acetylene Torch Welding, Plasma and Torch Cutting.
Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings. Weld products according to blueprints, drawings, verbal instruction and customer specifications.
Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)
Deftness and attention to detail
Proficient in English
Pre-Employment screening is a requirement prior to being considered for employment. Satisfactory completion of a drug screen and criminal record search will be required once a conditional job offer has been extended.
Metal Magicians Welding & Fabrication is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Metal Magicians Welding & Fabrication, LLC’s policy and practice is to recruit and hire qualified applicants for employment regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Metal Magicians Welding & Fabrication, LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. Metal Magicians Welding & Fabrication, LLC expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Metal Magicians Welding & Fabrication, LLC employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. Metal Magicians Welding & Fabrication is an Equal Opportunity Employer