Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX) is a North American leader in the manufacturing of welded steel pipe and tube. With over 50 years in the business, we provide the highest quality products, at competitive prices, with top-notch support. Becoming part of the Northwest Pipe team means embracing and demonstrating our core values, which include Accountability, Commitment and Teamwork. Employee safety, customer satisfaction and manufacturing quality products are our highest priorities.
NWP currently has an opening for a 2nd shift Fabrication Lead Person at our Saginaw, TX manufacturing facility. We are looking for dynamic, energetic and career-minded people who can make a difference and will immediately contribute to an organization positioned for growth.
Pay: $19.41 – $25.31 per hour
SUMMARY OF JOB PURPOSE:
Under minimal supervision, specializes in either layout, burn, fit, and/or tack, trains associates and writes reports.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
Specializes in at least one of the following activities:
Maintains time and production records.
Maintains regular and punctual attendance.
Works overtime as required.
Other duties may be assigned.
Performs in the absence of the supervisor.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must calculate any type of pipe layout, read blue prints, sketches, tape measure, instructions and specifications, draw lines and sketch legibly.
Must operate any type of welder, any type of cutting torch, grinder, forklift, overhead crane, drill press, and hand tools such as hammers and wrenches.
Must be able to use a jack, jog, wedge, port-a-power, and come-along.
High school education or equivalent for basic math and reading.
Must also have completed higher math courses or algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to touch; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
The employee frequently is required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, and taste or smell.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Project timelines and work volume / deadlines may often require working outside of standard hours, weekend or evening work, and travel to complete essential duties of this job.
Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form and to solve problems involving several variables.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
The employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions.
The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; and toxic or caustic chemicals.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Personal Protective Equipment is required when in the Plant, Yard or Construction Areas:
HOW TO APPLY: If you are interested in and qualified for this position, please click on the link and complete the application process: https://prd01-hcm01.prd.mykronos.com/ta/6079263.careers?ApplyToJob=1812213192
Our organization maintains a drug-free workplace. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successful passing of a drug test and background check.
Northwest Pipe Company is committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. Minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
If candidates are not identified in applications received by 06/06/2020 position will remain open until filled but may be closed at any time on or after 06/06/2020 with or without notice.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $19.41 – $25.31 per hour
- fabricating: 1 year (Preferred)
- welding: 1 year (Preferred)
- fitting: 1 year (Preferred)
- fabrication: 1 year (Preferred)
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Retirement plan
- Paid time off
- Monday to Friday
- 8 hour shift
- 10 hour shift