MIG Fabricator/Welder

K&H Truckweld Inc.
posted 8 months ago
Saginaw, TX 76131 View on Map
Published : April 19, 2022
Apply Before : December 30, 2022
Job Description

DO YOU TAKE PRIDE IN YOUR WORK? CONSISTENTLY STRIVE TO IMPROVE? SEEK GROWTH AND THE OPPORTUNITY TO ADVANCE YOUR CAREER?

IF THIS SOUNDS LIKE YOU, LET’S TALK!

K&H Truckweld is seeking a

MIG FABRICATOR/WELDER

$17 – $22/HOUR (DOE)

Local manufacturing company looking for a skilled Fabricator/Welder to cut and join metals and other materials at facilities. You will operate appropriate 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 Fabricator/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 different kinds of metal and their properties is essential.

Responsibilities:

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

Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions per company guidelines and procedures.

Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps

Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws

Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

Experience in a metal processing industry and strong working knowledge with metal/AR plate fabrication.

Requirements:

Proven experience as welder/fabricator.

Proficient in GMAW

.035 Hardwire

.045 Metal Core

Proficient in reading a tape measure

Attention to detail is a must

Experience in layout and fitting.

Be able to work in a team environment to meet deadlines for production needs

Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures

Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, grinders etc.)

Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings

Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)

Demonstrates ability to be detail-oriented and pay close attention to accuracy and verbal directions.

Must embrace safety as a core value by following all company policies and procedures. He/She needs to have good work ethic and ab;e to adjust to change, be a role model for others and lead by example. Willing to be a team player take responsibility, be honest , act with integrity and willing to contribute to the success of the company.

This position requires Squat/kneel, bend/stoop, crawl, twist/turn, grasp, push, reach overhead and outward frequently. Also requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on regular basis and stand or walk up to 10 hours per day.

Hydraulic shear, press brake, forklift, and overhead crane experience a plus.

Please include at least (2) verifiable references with phone numbers (preferably past supervisor, foreman and/or lead).

We offer:

Competitive wages with opportunities for advancement in our fast-growing company.

Benefit package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance options (upon completion of 60-day waiting period).

Paid holidays (upon completion of 90-day probationary period).

$17 – $22 an hour

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