Experienced TIG welders needed!
Top pay, great benefits! 1st and 2nd shift available.
This position requires skills in welding, grinding, fabrication, and electrical, in order to efficiently repair tank trailers in a world-class manner. This position also requires mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting experience, and inspection and communication abilities. This is a fast-paced but rewarding work environment!
Second shift is 3:30 PM to 2:00 AM Monday through Thursday - OFF Friday, Sat and Sun with a $5.00 shift premium per hour above base wage.
Weld stainless steel for the production of tanks in various positions: flat, horizontal, vertical or overhead, etc.;
Identify any fault in equipment operation or in relation to any material or equipment and notifying the supervisor;
Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, bolting, Custom Fabricate or grind material as necessary to satisfy the technical requirements and create a welded final product;
Operate other accessory equipment and perform some tasks necessary for welding metal, such as fusing metal segments, using gas tungsten arc, metal arc, plasma arc, Spray transfer, Pulse and other types of welding;
Control the processes of fitting, burning and welding to avoid problems in relation to overheat, distortion, expansion or shrink of parts;
Examine finished product to ensure specifications are met;
Prepare and set up necessary tools and equipment for welding job such as GTAW, GMAW
Read and understand basic prints/drawings to ensure accuracy of work performed.
Qualifications and Experience:
5+ years of experience as a TIG Welder/Fabricator.
MIG & TIG welding experience including various processes therein is required; (Spray Transfer/Pulse/Short-Circuit etc.)
Stainless steel welding experience is required; aluminum welding a plus.
5+ years experience in custom fabrication.
Skills and Abilities:
Ability to read and understand technical drawings & blueprints;
Strong mechanical aptitude;
Good verbal and written communication skills;
Capable of reading basic measuring equipment i.e. tape measures, rulers, levels etc.
Professionalism and positive attitude is a must;
Ability to use all extremities to efficiently operate manual tools and power tools;
Ability to work in a variety of environments which may include exposure to extreme heat, humidity, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, loud noise, and all weather conditions;
Climbing and working on, stairs, ladders, and scaffolding, at heights up to 15 feet is required;
Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds;
Must be able to work in confined spaces for extended periods of time;
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus and ability to read engineering drawings, meters, and documentation;
Ability to hear audible warning horns
Must be able to effectively communicate verbally.
STE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud of our Armed Services members & has made the commitment to hire Veterans when possible.