This position demonstrates the ability to perform basic to comprehensive welding repairs and new fabrications while learning and developing technical skills.

Essential Functions:
Performs basic and comprehensive repair welds on equipment and components

Performs basic and comprehensive arc welding, air arc, gas welding, and cutting

Fabricates new components from shop drawings and/or blueprints

Works as a member of a team to provide basic technical services that satisfy customer needs and achieve departmental goals

Works overtime as required by workload and customers’ needs

Prepares service reports and any other necessary paperwork

Examines workpieces for defects to ensure conformance with specifications

Maintains all company equipment, tools, and work areas in a good, clean, and working order

Performs tasks under minimal supervision

Assists other Welders

Adheres to contamination control and HAZMAT rules and regulations

Works safely at all times and adheres to all applicable safety policies; complies with all company policies, procedures, and standards

Requires regular and punctual employee attendance

Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Broad knowledge of equipment and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

Broad knowledge of current computer software, related hardware, and machine electronic systems

Excellent work habits, accuracy, attention to detail, and quality of work

Verbal and written communication skills

Ability to follow logical troubleshooting procedures

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Ability to follow manufacturer and company installation and service guidelines to ensure quality work

Ability to operate hand tools, power tools, pneumatic tools, and equipment used in fabrication and welding

Ability to be self-starting and self-motivated

Ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects

Ability to read, write, and understand information

Ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences

Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent Preferred

Ten years of experience preferred

Additional Requirements:
Must own tools to perform repairs

Must be able to read blueprints

Up to 10% travel may be required

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)