Lapeyre Stair, a Division of Laitram LLC, is currently seeking a Structural Fitter/Welder for our shop in Waggaman, LA, who will be responsible for the fabrication of stairs, platforms, handrails and guardrails to our specifications. Applicants should be self-starters, able to complete tasks with little direct supervision.
Laitram, L.L.C, a global company, offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet growing company in the private sector. We offer opportunities for continuous improvement, and career advancement. To learn more about our company culture, philosophy, and benefits, please visit our Careers website.
High School diploma, GED Equivalent, or Vocational School diploma
Must be able to read and follow structural drawings
Must be able to set up and operate Flux Core welding equipment
Ability to work in and maintain a safe work environment
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide using units of US currency, weight, measurement, volume, and distance
Knowledge of all equipment and tools necessary to perform the duties required of a structural fitter
Ability to operate material handling equipment to move and align materials
Must be able to inspect finished welds to meet Lapeyre Quality Standards
Candidates will be required to pass a practical fitting/welding test
Must be able to perform the essential job requirements identified in the Functional Job Description for this position, including the ability to lift and move 50 lbs