Material Handling Welder/Fabricator

Job Title Material Handling Welder/Fabricator
Location Granite Falls
Job Type F/T
Hours 6 am to 2:30 pm
Rate of Pay $12 - $15
Drug Test Req'd Yes
Background Check Req'd Yes
Resume Req'd Yes

Special Requirements or Certifications

We are seeking an experienced Welder/Fabricator to fabricate and weld material handling equipment in a fast-paced assembly production. Priority will be given to those welders who have earned certifications.

Job Responsibilities
• Fabricate material handling equipment to dimensions specified on production drawings
• Fabricate products according to within 1/16 of an inch maximum variance on all dimensions. Sight-line tolerances are less than the 1/16 variance standard, and acceptable variance for sight-lines is at the discretion of the Production Manager and/or Shop Lead
• Fabricate products according to internal efficiency standards. Acceptable fabrication times may vary by unit type and size. Times will be set by Production Manager and each product must be fabricated within the allotted time limits
• Utilize tooling as needed to meet drawing requirements
• Adhere to shop working hours, starting promptly at shift beginnings
• Work efficiently in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
• Collaborate with a diverse team on a variety of manufacturing tasks
• Complete assigned tasks with quality, accuracy, and attention to detail
• Consistently follow supervisor directives in all regular duties and other assigned tasks
• Adhere to all company policy and procedures, including safety protocol
• Complete tasks with minimal supervision

Job Requirements
• TIG and MIG welding experience on steel and aluminum, one year experience in a commercial setting only
• Able to read a ruler a must
• Able to build complex assemblies accurately and efficiently from production drawings
• Proficient with general metal working tools – grinders, sanders, saws, drill press, etc.
• Complete a standardized internal welding test
• Once hired, each new Metal Fabricator will be paired with an experienced Metal Fabricator to complete one unit. After that unit is complete, the new employee will receive a set of fabrication drawings to build a unit by themselves. If the new employee is unable to complete the unit according to internal accuracy and efficiency standards, their employment may be terminated

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125 Main Street
PO Box 601
Hudson, NC 28638
828-728-0040
800-316-7866
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