UCT is offering $1,000 as a Retention Bonus for our Direct Labor Hires!

PLUS – $500-$1,000 Employee Referral Bonus! (Depends on Position)

Job description

UCT is seeking an experienced and talented Orbital Welder I to join our team in Austin, TX! The main function of this role is to be responsible for manufacturing ultra-clean orbital weldment assemblies in a Class 100 cleanroom environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operates and maintains equipment and tooling relative to the operation of orbital welding.
  • Performs orbital welding of gas lines ranging from ¼” to ½” in diameter.
  • Ensure weldments are built to specification based on the blueprint.
  • Perform small adjustments to weldments utilizing hand tools.
  • Performs daily, routine, and preventative maintenance on cleanroom equipment.
  • Follows all safety rules and procedures.

Other Duties

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Basic mechanical skills and a willingness to learn.
  • Knowledge of common hand tools and power tools; ability to identify common hardware and build to simple instructions.
  • Mechanically inclined with a fair level of dexterity to construct simple assemblies or parts.
  • Ability to read and interpret written information and blueprints.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Strong attention to detail and quality-focused.
  • Basic computer skills.

Educational/Certification Requirement:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Some technician coursework and/or AA technical degree/equivalent preferred

Experience Requirement:

Work Experience:

  • Basic mechanical skills and a willingness to learn.
  • Related welding experience preferred.
  • Previous Orbital Welding experience is a plus

Physical Demands and Working Conditions: This section is required for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA)


Work Environment:

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • Work is performed primarily in manufacturing and/or a cleanroom environment.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, walk, push, pull and grasp.
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.
  • Ability to lift over 25 lbs. with assistance.
  • Ability to move arms, hands, and fingers.
  • Required to have visual acuity to perform assigned tasks.
  • Ability to sit for sustained periods.
  • The ability to talk on the phone and use a computer for extended periods may be required.

Environmental Exposure:

  • Required to wear personal protective equipment where applicable.
  • Subject to noise levels.
  • Subject to hazards including electrical current, moving mechanical parts, and exposure to chemicals.
  • May involve exposure to moderate noise levels from printers, faxes, computers, etc.

Overnight Travel:

  • Work may require out of town travel depending upon assignment (training and meeting)

UCT offers an excellent benefits package to all full-time employees, which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), and paid time off.

UCT is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting a culturally diverse workforce.

$1,000 Retention Bonus: Paid in installments as you meet 3 different milestones of your new employment.

$500 – $1,000 Referral Bonus: Must be Permanent Employee to be eligible.’

Work Location:

Work Remotely

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $1.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Overtime

Application Question(s):

  • What are your salary expectations?
  • Personal email to send interview invites: (NO SPAM GUARANTEED)


  • Welding: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Orbital Welding: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location