Ventower Welder in Monroe, Michigan
Position Summary for the Welder Fabricator: liResponsible for the safe and efficient operation of assigned equipment./li liAble to follow written work instruction, job routers and other internal procedures./li liWelding with .052rdquo; flux core and 1/16rdquo; metal core, frequently in tight corners./li liWelding and fitting of tower sections as needed for production./li /ul Duties Responsibilities: liOperate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment to repair welds or place functional cosmetic attachments./li liFuse metal segments using processes such as gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc, flux-cored arc, plasma arc, shielded metal arc and sub arc welding./li liMonitor fitting, burning and welding processes to prevent overheating/li liExamine work pieces for defects, measure work pieces with straightedges or templates to ensure conformance with specifications./li liRecognize, set up and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade./li liLayout, position, align and secure parts and assemblies prior to assembly, using straight edges, combination squares, calipers and rulers./li liGrind off excess weld, slag or spatter, using portable grinders or arc-cutting equipment./li liAnalyze engineering drawings, blueprints, specifications, sketches, work orders, and material safety data sheets to plan layout, assembly and welding operations./li liWeld components in flat, vertical or overhead positions./li liClamp, hold, tack-weld, grind or bolt components parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding./li liPosition and secure work pieces using hoists, cranes or hand tools./li liEnsure quality assurance hold are conducted for releasing materials to the next operation./li /ul Qualifications: liMinimum of two years of welding experience, completion of an accredited two-year welder's training program or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred./li liMust be able to stand, bend and stoop for long periods of time./li liMust be able to work in tight, uncomfortable spaces./li liMust be able to lift materials weighing 35-45lbs. on a continuous basis and 50lbs. on occasion./li /ul Starting wagebased on experience. All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of substance test, background and reference checks, and receipt of college transcripts and verification of legal right to work in the United States.