Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of exterior building products in North America. Our comprehensive portfolio spans the breadth of the residential and commercial markets, while our expansive footprint enables us to serve customers and communities across North America. Our relentless focus on excellence combined with our ongoing commitment to innovation and R&D has driven us to become the #1 manufacturer of windows, vinyl siding, insulated metal panels, metal roofing and wall systems, and metal accessories. We believe every building we create, and every part of that building, positively contributes to communities where people live, work and play.

Fitter/Welder-Structural Weld

Night shift

The Fitter/Welder must be AWS and CWB certified. Must be competent in welding and fitting skills which encompass all special welding certifications

for pipe, tube, CJP scenarios etc. Must be able to fit up all types of rigid frame columns, rafters, and beam canopies according to specifications.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Knows and understands all safety rules and precautions necessary for working in and

about a manufacturing environment.

  • Must be able to maintain AWS and CWB certifications.
  • Check work assignments and interprets blueprints and/or sketches to determine parts


  • Responsible for measuring, marking, counting, and locating components on/in an

assembly. Advises Team Leader of

any discrepancies in and/or shortages of required parts.

  • Positions sub-assemblies on parts using clamping devices and material handling

equipment as required.

  • Uses necessary tools, measuring devices, templates to join up parts in accordance with

blueprints and specifications maintaining allowable tolerances. Uses welding, flame cutting,

flame-heating, arc gouging, or mechanical equipment to tack and/or weld

components in place. Ability to align parts, and to bevel or cut flanges,

webs, stiffeners as required.

  • Install metal tags to identify parts and uses assigned personal identification stamp in

designated area when operation is completed.

  • Responsible for keeping numerical and alphabetical sequences correct.
  • Maintains continuous improvement practices in work area.
  • May be assigned other projects or duties as designated by Team Leader

Qualification Requirements:
To perform satisfactorily in this position, the employee must be

able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are

representative of knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Must be able to

obtain welding certification in accordance with NCI welding procedures. Reasonable accommodations may be made for

employees with certain disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:
Associates degree or equivalent from 2-year College or technical

school; or (1) to three (3) years working experience in welding; or equivalent

combination of education and experience preferably as a welder/fitter in the

manufacturing industry.

Language Skills:
Ability to read and comprehend documents including but not limited

to policy manuals, safety rules/programs, operating and maintenance

instructions, procedure manuals, and simple correspondence, In addition, the

ability to communicate information effectively one-on-one and in small group

situations and settings is required.

Mathematical Skills:
Ability to perform general mathematic calculations including but

not limited to addition, subtraction, multiplication, fractions, percentages,

and division. Some positions may require

advance mathematics.

Reasoning Ability:
Ability to apply common sense understanding to perform work

instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form a must. In addition; the ability to solve problems,

which involve multiple variables in a standard situation, is required.

Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Required to use power hand tools

Required to drive a forklift

Ability to work effectively to meet deadlines

Ability to work with a diversified work force

Blueprint reading and operation of welding equipment

Offers of employment may be contingent upon passing a substance

abuse screening test and/or criminal background check.

Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly

required to talk or hear. The employee

is frequently required to walk. The

employee is frequently required to stand; sit; bend; stoop; use hands and

fingers to handle or feel objects; reach with hands and arms; lift; climb

and/or balance essential tasks. Specific

vision abilities include close-up and distance vision, color vision, peripheral

vision, and depth perception.

Work Environment:
The employee may be required to enter areas that are near moving

mechanical parts, with occasional exposure to hazardous chemicals, and extreme

cold or heat. The noise level in the

work environment is considered moderate, and may require the use of hearing

protection. The employee will be

required to utilize Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when accessing certain

manufacturing areas, (hard hat, gloves, welding jacket or weld bibs, safety

glasses, welding hood and earplugs.)

Safety Responsibilities:
Before initiating work at NCI Buildings Group, the employee is

required to read and understand the position’s Job Safety Analysis. The

employee must wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and perform

tasks in a manner consistent with NCI Buildings Group safety training, NCI

Employee Manual and OSHA regulations.

Note: The statements included in this job description are intended to reflect, in general, the duties and responsibilities of this classification and are not to be interpreted as being all-inclusive.

Cornerstone Building Brands is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.