The Structural Welder is a member of the Manufacturing Production Team and is responsible for accurately and efficiently welding of Modular Structures. You will use your experience and training to support the production of quality structures according to standards and timelines as provided by your Station Lead. As a Structural Welder, you will bring your experience in structures and steel in various industries to contribute to and 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.
- Perform welding tasks in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions.
- Weld steel components with welding tools and equipment as specified by layouts, engineering drawings, work orders, or verbal instructions.
- Perform set-up, layout, fabrication, inspection, and rework, as needed.
- Read, interpret, and explain schematic drawings, blueprints, and instructions.
- Inspect equipment and assist production with solving problems affecting the normal operation of equipment.
- 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.
- Sharp eyesight
- Attention to detail
- Understanding tools and equipment
- Following eye safety protocol
Qualifications & Requirements:
- D1.1 Certification
- D1.3 Certification highly preferred
- 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.