The Iron Worker is a member of the Manufacturing team responsible for core prefabrication operations. You will use your expertise to produce quality structures according to standards and timelines. As an Iron Worker, you will bring your experience in structures and steel to improve the first stage of our manufacturing process. Below is a description of the primary job responsibilities and key skills and attributes that are essential to the position.
- Use grinders, torches, plasma cutters, saws, and drills to prefabricate metal structures.
- Ensure items produced meet specifications.
- Assist welders in tacking materials.
- Complete work in a timely manner on tasks as assigned without compromising quality and attention to detail.
- Follow instructions of Station Lead or Production Supervisor and ask for clarification where further directions are required.
- Maintain a clean and safe work area
- Provide recommendations for improvements that might increase production, streamline processes, and lower costs.
- Adhere to and enforce safety best practices, policies, and procedures.
- Other duties as assigned.
Key Skills and Attributes:
- General knowledge of construction and/or manufacturing operations.
- Ability to communicate effectively, to a variety of audiences.
- Ability to do basic math and measure square footage and calculate weight.
- Experience with and understanding of lean manufacturing, Six Sigma and 5S.
- Ability to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, stand, walk, push, pull, lift, pick, pinch, grasp, feel, and perform repetitive motion.
- Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
- Visual activity to perform and activity such as: operating machines where the seeing job is at or within arm’s reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades tasks of a non-repetitive nature, such as carpenter, technicians, service people, plumbers, painters, mechanics, etc.
- Subject to environmental conditions such as heat, cold, noise, vibration, hazards, and atmospheric conditions.
- Function in narrow aisles or passageways.