Job Details Requisition Number: 1820 Position Type: Full-Time Regular Relocation Provided: No Department: Hull And Comp Fab - L5875 (Direct) Location: Joint Systems Manufacturing Center - Lima, OH Education Required: High School Diploma Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
Operate GMAW welding equipment. Follow prescribed welding procedures. Obtain required welding certifications to weld various metals in specific positions. Welding to include operation of slag tool, pre-heating, air arching, grinding, plasma cutting equipment. Ability to fabricate large military vehicle assemblies (modify parts, verify acceptable weld joint configurations). Must operate JIB crane, radio controlled overhead crane, pendant crane. Perform pre and/or post operation and safety checks of equipment.
Position Requirements: Successful applicant must be U.S. Citizen willing and able to obtain / maintain a security clearance. Must have high school diploma or equivalent (GED). Must satisfy weld entrance exam. Must satisfy skills test- including vision, audio, respirator clearance, physical. Two (2) years welding experience is preferred. May be required to certify on various metals and alloys. May be required to obtain radio overhead crane license. Understanding and previous experience with operator verification systems, preferred. Must be able to obtain three (3) welding certifications (flat, horizontal, vertical) within a 6 week timeframe.
Working Conditions and Environment: Learning and understanding the fundamentals of General Dynamics weld procedures and requirements. Learning and understanding the function of General Dynamics Quality systems Lifting and handling various parts (including weld wire) -- minimum of 60 lb. weight handling limit. Climbing ladders and into and onto structures. Potential for walking and standing on uneven surfaces. Bending, kneeling, standing, stooping. Working in and around dust and fumes. Working in areas with a high noise volume. Welding hood is required at all times. Depending upon departmental assignment wearing a respirator may be required. Using hand tools including, but not limited to sledge hammer, pry bar, large wrenches, air/gas couplings. Operating radio controlled crane for lifting and moving material. Overtime and off-shift work may be required.
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