Scope of Responsibility: This position performs production within prescribed codes, and according to prescribed procedures, specifications, and drawings. Must complete Welder Training Program. Must be able to pass and certify 2G FCAW welding test.

Essential Duties:
Manually positions pole assembly in pole rollers into proper position for welding.

Reads and interprets drawings (including weld symbols) and specifications to ascertain proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration.

Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses tables to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions

Adjust welding machines to achieve desired results within parameters of established welding procedures. Frequently pushes, pulls and lifts up to 50 pounds.

Uses oxy-fuel torch to pre-heat parts to be welded in accordance with published welding codes and specifications

Uses MCAW welding process to weld small components or assemblies

Ability to plan, organize, pay attention to details and multi-task in a fast paced work environment

Works Independently with minimal supervision once assignments or responsibilities outlined and delegated. Displays a strong sense of ownership for work.

Flexible and Adaptable: Copes with ambiguity, change, and uncertainty effectively. Not hesitant to resolve lack of clarity, structure, or definition of outcomes then moves ahead.

Actively seeks and supports continuous improvement activities in process efficiencies, costs and effectiveness of work

Knowledge of general safety guidelines and Sabre’s quality expectations and application in the work place

Wears protective equipment, including safety glasses, insulated welding gloves, leather sleeves and/or cape, and welding hood

Works in confined areas at various locations on the small pole assembly line as necessary to weld components described above

Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.

Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill carious size holes on pole assembly as required by drawings and specifications

Visually inspects his/her work to identify material discrepancies and to ensure that welds have been completed satisfactorily in compliance with applicable drawings and specifications.

Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size, standard and metric

Reads and interprets work orders and daily production schedules.

When called upon, assist fitter in assembling pole assembly. Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finder to measure distances and angles

Uses oxy-fuel cutting torch and plasma-arc torch for cutting steel.

Operates assembly line conveyor system to move tubular shafts into position for cutting on band saw and for fitting. Operates band saw for cutting tubular shafts according to specifications.

Additional duties as assigned by Supervisor and/or Management.

Position Requirements:
High School diploma or GED equivalent preferred

Basic Math skills required

Must be able to read and write.

Ability to read blueprints required

Minimum 5 years GMAW or Metal Core Welding experience

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials.

Must be capable of bending, stooping, crawling under or over and occasional climbing of stairs/ladders heights up to 6 or 7 feet.

Abnormal level of noise due to grinding, chipping, hammering requires hearing protection (ear plugs) be worn at all times.

Must possess adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected production effectively.

Must be able to work in fast-paced work environment

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and moving entire body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, bending, twisting and handling of materials.

Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual.

Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures.

Sabre Wide Cultural Elements:
Integrity- We are integrous. We build trust and respect every day and it is the foundational value we stand tall on.

Commitment – We stay committed. We empower each other to take ownership of our goals and we execute together.

Innovation- We remain innovative. It’s in our nature to deliver the highest quality and best in class solutions.

Connection- We are connected. We connect our diverse cultures and will continue to connect the inclusive communities we serve.

All new hires must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test, physical, and background check

Sabre Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity