Job Details

Full-timeEstimated: $39,000 – $53,000 a year1 day ago


  • Health savings account
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Paid time off


  • Manufacturing
  • Welding
  • Lean manufacturing
  • ASME codes & standards
  • High school diploma or GED

Full Job Description

This position is responsible for welding vessels with stick, mig, flux core and sub arc processes.

Essential Functions

  • Uphold VME core values: Integrity, Responsibility, Fairness, Clarity
  • Follow all work instructions given by the Production Supervisor and/or QC Inspector
  • Use work order travelers to clock into specific job functions
  • Making welds that pass visual inspection, x-ray or other nondestructive testing that is required
  • Making sure the material is square and level when welding and before the vessel is moved from rolls from completion
  • Practice and participate in Lean Manufacturing initiatives
  • Perform all work in a safe manner in accordance to VME safety policies and procedures
  • Actively promote and personally observe all company policies, employee handbook, safety and security procedures
  • Comply with company work schedule, including but not limited to overtime, evenings, weekends and holidays as necessary
  • Comply with company timekeeping policy


  • Ability to pass welding test per ASME code requirements
  • Ability to operate overhead crane
  • Ability to use critical thinking to solve problems
  • Ability to read and understand fabrication drawings
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Ability to speak, read and write English
  • Basic math

Working Conditions

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, walk, talk, or hear
  • Use hands and fingers to handle or operate objects, tools, or controls
  • Reach with hands and arms
  • The employee must frequently climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
  • Ability to lift 50-100lbs
  • Work in outdoor conditions and work near moving parts in high, precarious places
  • Occasionally exposed to wet, humid conditions, ambient air, temperature extremes, fume or airborne particles, traffic, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock and vibration
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but sometimes high

Preferred Qualifications

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent
  • 5 years of welding experience
  • Vessel welding/fitting experience
  • At least one year of experience in a manufacturing or similar work environment

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:


Work setting:

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Tyler, TX 75707: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Welding: 5 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location