Welder

Independence, VA

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Description

I. General Position Summary The Welder is responsible for welding metal components utilizing proper welding equipment to manufacture parts and assemblies as required, meeting defined production schedules. a. Essential Functions / Major Responsibilities ? Build welded assemblies for products and changes to existing products per engineering documents and established production standards. ? Set-up, and lay out work using fixtures and guides to repair, modify, or fabricate parts and assemblies. ? Arrange parts for welding and staging processes. ? Review finished assemblies and parts to ensure accuracy against drawings and BOMs. ? Report fabrication issues and assist in resolutions as required. ? Operate and/or use related equipment and tools necessary to complete parts to specifications, which include forklifts, hoists, slings, grinders (portable & bench), cutting torches, hand tools, drills, punches, tape measure, etc. ? Diagnose process and quality issues, and make improvement recommendations to department manager. ? Reject defective parts and material according to policy. ? Ensure safe, careful use, treatment, and maintenance of tools and equipment. ? Participate in and attend cross functional meetings as required. ? Performs other duties as assigned by management.

Job Requirements

  1. Specific Job Requirements
  • Applies acquired job skills and company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks.
  • Works on assignments that are semi routine in nature but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice.
  • Follows established procedures on routine work; requires instructions only on new assignments. 
  • Ability to read, interprets, and follows job order specifications, blueprints, work instructions, and procedures as well as safety rules and other general instructions in both oral of written form.
  • Responsible for his/her own quality of workmanship. 
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Comply with all company and industry process safety procedures and practices.
  • Self-motivated reliable team player. Must be dependable, on time per company attendance standards.
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to learn new skills and behaviors.
  • Ability to work mandatory overtime.
  • Requires excellent fine hand manipulation abilities.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Safety is everyone’s responsibility. Staff are expected to act in a safe manner at all times and ensure that those around them do not put themselves or others at risk.
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