Responsible for performing Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) on a diversified line of products which include close tolerance large and small weldments in accordance with the appropriate (AWS) welding codes and symbols. This includes the layout, fit/tack and fabrication of a frame weldment having multiple details. Materials include various grades of steel: tube and sheet, stainless steel: tube and sheet, and aluminum: tube and sheet.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Performs advanced frame welding activities with minimum instructions and supervision. • Works with team members to achieve department goals based on production schedules. • Interprets complex blueprints, manufacturing drawings and written work instructions. Must interpret AWS welding symbols and basic GD&T. • Sets up welding equipment in accordance with the appropriate weld process specifications (WPS). • Completes weldments to the applied AWS welding code and blueprint requirements. • Positions weldment details in location using fixtures, precision squares, rules, and calipers to meet blueprint and quality requirements. • Utilizes material handling equipment in conjunction with the welding task. • Performs minor maintenance on job related equipment. • Assumes responsibility and care of assigned tools and equipment. • Observes and practices safety procedures and policies. • Attendance is an essential job function.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: • Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints and work instructions. • Knowledge of AWS welding symbols required. Basic knowledge of GD&T preferred. • Ability to perform welds that pass a visual inspection and destructive test. • Basic math skills; must be able to perform conversions and basic calculations. • Strong attention to detail, quality focused and willing to learn. • Ability to read, write and understand English. • Must comply with Jager-2 Vision test compliance. • Ability to operate hand/air tools and electric grinders.
Educational/Certification Requirement: • High School Diploma or equivalent work experience
Experience Requirement: Work Experience: • 7+ years of experience in TIG and MIG welding with 3 years sheet metal and structural tubing of close tolerance parts or equivalent advanced education.
Management Experience (for people manager job only): Physical Demands and Working Conditions: This section is required for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA)
Criteria: Work Environment: • Work is performed primarily in a standard manufacturing environment. Physical Demands : • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, walk, push, pull, grasp. • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. • Ability to lift over 50 lbs. with assistance. • Ability to move arms, hands, and fingers. • Ability to sit or stand for sustained periods of time. Environmental Exposure: • The worker has protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes • Subject to hazards including, electrical current, moving mechanical parts, exposure to chemicals, debris and intense heat. • Required to wear personal protective equipment. • Subject to noise levels. Overnight Travel: • Work may require out of town travel depending upon assignment (training and meeting).
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