This position performs all types of industrial welding and fitting work, as well as prepares various surfaces for welding by grinding, washing, or other means as necessary. The position summary is to be used as a guideline only and may not incorporate all functions of the job.
Read job specifications and interpret engineering drawings
Lay out, position, and secure parts and assemblies according to specifications, using measuring tape, straightedge, combination square, calipers, ruler, etc.
Weld components and assemblies using SMAW, GMAW, MCAW, FCAW, including both carbon and stainless steel welding processes
Weld components in flat, vertical, horizontal or overhead positions
Observe and take part in testing on welded surfaces, such as visual inspection, magnetic particle (MPI), ultrasonic testing (UT), radiographic examination (RT or X-ray), to evaluate weld quality as well as conform to dimensional tolerances
ATTRIBUTES WE SEEK:
CWB tickets – Certified Welder
Knowledge of riggings, hoist, ladders, lifts and other various equipment used in welding
Knowledge of the safety regulations of scaffolding, ladders, and lifts
A minimum 3 years of experience as a certified welder in a heavy equipment manufacturing environment
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Experience in troubleshooting and problem solving
Possess clear written and verbal communication skills
Work in a co-operative group atmosphere
Willing and able to work rotating shifts and overtime