Maintenance Fabricator (Welder)

Encore Wire
McKinney, TX 75069 View on Map
Apply Before : September 9, 2024
Job Description

$250 Sign-On after Training! $250 for Referrals

Position Overview:

Encore Wire is one of the nation’s top copper and aluminum wire manufacturers, outfitting residential, commercial and industrial spaces across the US for a customer base that would blow your mind! Producing over $1 billion of wire every year, with over 1,400 employees and almost 2 million sq. ft. of manufacturing space under our roof, we want to continue our history of growth. Encore is seeking an individual who is looking to join the Maintenance Team. In this role, you will be on the frontlines troubleshooting and maintaining our equipment through our Special Projects Team.

Campus Tour – Encore Wire

Spirit of Encore:


Essential Job Functions:

Positioning, aligning, fitting, and welding parts for the formation of sub units or complete units using jigs, hand tools, and welding torches.

Identifying information by recognizing similarities or differences, categorizing, estimating, and detecting modifications in events or circumstances.

Locating and marking work piece cutting and bending lines, allowing for welding and machine shrinkage, stock thickness and any other component specifications.

Providing detailed instructions, specifications, drawings or documentation to explain others about how the components are to be constructed, modified, maintained, assembled, or fabricated.

Studying blueprints and engineering drawings to determine project task sequences and requirements.

Performs all work in accordance with company safety procedures and in line with OSHA requirements

Performs other related duties as required and assigned

Experience in stick welding, oxygen/acetylene torch use along with mig/tig experience.


High School diploma or G.E.D certificate

Ability to read and write the English language

Prefer industrial or manufacturing experience working with machine and industrial components

Knowledge of the properties and characteristics of metals used for cutting, welding and forming objects and of various welding fluxes and rods

Ability to climb in overhead structures, to work beneath machines and in close quarters performing analysis and repair work

Exposed to high voltage electricity and excessive heat

Ability to push, pull, or lift heavy objects and/or machine parts with or without assistance

Work Environment & Physical Responsibilities:

Duties are performed in a loud production setting subject to extreme temperatures. Some duties may be required to be performed outside. Comfortable with repetitive movement, kneeling, crouching and stooping. Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls. Requires lifting up to 50 pounds while bending, twisting and/or standing.

Benefits Details:

In addition to stable employment and weekly paychecks, we offer a world-class benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, on-site clinic that your family can utilize, Chaplain services, 401(k) matching (setting you up for retirement), vacation time, Employee Health Fair and company-wide cookouts.

Encore Culture
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Job Type: Full-time


401(k) matching

Dental insurance

Health insurance

Paid time off

Vision insurance


12 hour shift



High school or equivalent (Preferred)


Welding: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

Job Detail
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  • Education No education