The heart of America beats in every machine that we build here in Lincolnton, NC – USA
MIG WELDER 1st Shift
500 Lincoln County Parkway Extension Lincolnton, NC 28092 (located in the Lincoln County Industrial Park)
Full-time (40+ hours)
Extensive Benefits Package
Legal Entity – ST Engineering LeeBoy, Inc.
LeeBoy is a garage spawned business established in 1964 by B.R. Lee and has become a world market leader in the manufacturing of asphalt paving and road maintenance equipment. With nearly 30 high quality product offerings, LeeBoy brings value to its customers and partners through delivery of superior, total, integrated quality products and services.
LeeBoy is a member of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), National Asphalt Paving Association (NAPA) and a proud supporter of:
“I MAKE AMERICA”
American Cancer Society
Are you seeking longevity in a family friendly work environment, with advancement opportunity to take your fabrication, mechanical, electrical and/or technical experience to the next level? With products designed to keep the paving professional in mind, we are looking for your expertise!
While LeeBoy is no longer family owned, we realize that relationships are our most valuable asset. That’s why the commitment to culture carries LeeBoy beyond its family roots.
The Lincolnton, NC manufacturer is located approximately 40 miles from Charlotte, NC. This facility employs nearly 300 full time associates in both 1st and 2nd shift operations, which encompasses 219,000 sq. ft. ISO certified, our associates engage in Lean Manufacturing & 5S. By choice we are committed to a diverse workforce – EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.
Summary: Weld metal parts with gas welding equipment as specified by layout, welding diagram or work order
Duties and Responsibilities:
Positions parts in jugs or fixtures on bench or floor, or clamps parts together along layout marks
Welds part or subassembly using blueprints or written work instructions
Examines weld for bead size and other specifications
Repairs broken or cracked metal objects, fills holes and builds up metal parts
Applies flux to workpiece instead of filler rod
Lays out, positions and tack welds workpieces
Welds along vertical or overhead weld lines
Scarfs or grooves weld prior to applying filler metal
Chips or grinds off excess weld, slag or spatter
Cleans or degreases parts
High School diploma or GED (general education degree)
Minimum of two years work experience
One to two (1-2) years of training at a community college or technical school
OR Combination of training and work experience (ex. 2yrs training and 2 yrs work experience)
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions
Simple math skills
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions
Ability to effectively solve problems and work with others to create a solution
The employee is regularly required to stand
The employee is frequently required to walk and reach with hands/arms
The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
The employee is frequently required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
The employee is occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds
The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color vision
The noise level is usually moderate
To apply for this job, please submit your resume through the job posting website. Be sure to include contact information (name, phone/cell phone number, email).