We are looking for a Field Machinist / Welder to join our growing operations at our Resource Energy Equipment office in Shreveport, Louisiana location.
The Field Machinist Welder is responsible for assessing and repairing equipment as needed.
Must be able to assess equipment and plan repairs when needed.
Determine proper weld procedure including filler metal and pre-heat.
Establish proper line up of line boring equipment.
Determine feeds, speeds, and tooling required to bring equipment to OEM specifications.
Provide detailed inspection reports of all work completed.
Develop a strong working relationship with the customer.
MOST IMPORTANT QUALIFICATIONS
REQUIRED: High School Diploma or (GED) equivalent
REQUIRED: AWS Certification
REQUIRED: 3 years of experience in welding with stick and flux core wire
Strong customer service skills, mechanical aptitude, professional demeanor and always “safety-first” mentality every hour of every day
WORK SHIFT: 12 hour days / some weekend; variety of shifts (specifics will be discussed during interviews)
Will require physical movement
SAFETY IN ALL WE DO
We require strict compliance with PPE (personal protective equipment) safety regulations
We maintain compliance with all Federal, State and Local safety and company regulations
All employees must follow all Company Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) procedures
Louisiana Cat is a drug-free workplace
WHY PEOPLE JOIN LOUISIANA CAT
We are known for service quality and unsurpassed customer relationships guided by our strong company values, culture and safety standards
We have energy, focus and passion delivering results because what we do impacts our customers each and every day
We work across Construction, Electrical Power, Forestry, Governmental, Heavy Equipment, Industrial, Landscaping, Marine Engines and Oil & Gas industries
We invest in training and development programs for our employees to build their toolkit and career paths here at Louisiana CAT
We offer competitive pay and benefits, paid holidays and vacation, employee incentive programs and 401(k) company match programs to meet family and work lifestyles
WHO WE ARE
Louisiana CAT is the only authorized Caterpillar Dealer for the state of Louisiana. We provide Caterpillar Equipment, Service, Parts and Engines to customers across a wide range of industries. We are guided by our strong company culture, safety standards and activities in the communities in which we operate. We seek out employees who are inspired by our timeless values, thrive in growing company environment and want to become a part of a dynamic company backed by 85+ years of success. We have 23 locations across Louisiana and the Gulf South with Corporate HQ located in Reserve, LA and Power Systems HQ located in New Iberia, LA.
Louisiana CAT (Louisiana Machinery Co, LLC) and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). M/F/D/V and we proudly hire U.S. Veterans.
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