#1137 – Journeyman Fabricator

Janicki Industries
Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284 View on Map
Apply Before : September 9, 2024
Job Description

Janicki Industries is an innovative, family-owned aerospace company located at the foot of the Cascades. We focus on engineering and manufacturing complex projects for companies in the aerospace, defense, and space industries. We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Journeyman Fabricator. This role is required to have an expert level competency in Metal Fabrication to exacting specifications and have demonstrated mechanical knowledge. Applicants with 10-15+ years of experience in various types of weld preparation, such as welding and fabrication of weldments, including cutting, grinding and finish welding operations should apply.


The Welder performs a variety of duties and utilizes multiple skillsets. Welders are required to follow detailed instructions and drawings carefully, have basic mechanical knowledge, manual dexterity, good eyesight and the ability to perform repetitive tasks. Journeyman Fabricators are primarily responsible for various types of weld preparation, welding and fabrication of weldments, including cutting, grinding and finish welding operations.

The following essential job functions are performed as a Welder:

Attention to detail and quality is required.

Reads and understands blueprints, isometric drawings and work orders.

Receives and carries out directions from designated Supervisors and Production Leads.

Must be able to understand and comply with JI Safety Practices.

Identifies and obtains equipment, tools and materials needed to properly perform job function.

Knowledge and use of common hand tools and metal fabrication equipment.

Sets up scaffolding and safety barriers under direction.

Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly, FOD free condition.

Properly executes Hazardous Material Disposal activities.

Performs on the job training, AS9100, Nadcap training and other training as required.

Job Duties May Include:

Metrology, part leveling, fixturing, equipment handling, laser tracker, radar and targeting as well as Spatial Analyzer Operation.

Expert Competency in Metal Fabrication to exacting specifications and drawings.

Accurate use of precision measuring instruments and working to exacting tolerances.

Understanding of Math, Geometry and Trigonometry Skills.

Janicki Certified, Overhead Crane, Forklift and Manlift Operation.

Compliance with 5S, AS9100 and Nadcap Standards and Practices.

Must work well under pressure, meeting and completing multiple deadlines.


Due to our ITAR and EAR regulations, applicants must be a US Citizen or of Legal Permanent Resident Status as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b (a) (3).


Minimum requirement for all positions is a high school diploma or GED.

College level or trade school education preferred.

One or more years of experience in related field may be substituted for education.

Experience in aircraft frame assembly/maintenance and/or painting would be a plus.

10-15+ years of welding experience strongly desired.

Press brake experience a plus.

Machining experience desired, especially specific to the use of HAAS machines.

Not sure that you’ll be the perfect fit for this role? You should still apply! We’ll review your application for other opportunities. We are always on the lookout for talented people!

Janicki Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Janicki Industries does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, age, retaliation, veteran/military service status, or any other legally protected status.

Applicants or employees wishing to view a copy of Janicki Industries’ Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at
(360) 404-1997

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