Welder

Position Available

Welder

Salary

Job Type

Full-Time, Permanent

Program Area

Advanced Manufacturing

Position Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • 1+ years industrial fabrication welding experience; may be required to pass a weld test
  • Able to read and follow blueprints and job specifications
  • Basic computer skills

Company Name

ProLogistix

Phone

(717) 204-5519

Contact Person

Genisse Mangual

Email

genisse.mangual@employbridge.com

Company Address

York, PA

Company Website


Description

Job Summary

The Welder completes assigned welding jobs as part of a team to produce complete customer fabrication orders correctly and on time. The position maintains a high level of productivity and safety awareness while following all company safety protocol. The Welder reports to the Operations Manager but may be supervises on a daily basis by a Production Manager or Supervisor.

Summary of Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Set up and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment, to weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions
  • Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits
  • Lay out, position, align and secure parts and assemblies prior to assembly, using straightedges, combination squares, calipers, and rulers
  • Examine work pieces for defects and measure work pieces with straightedges or templates to ensure conformance with specifications
  • Weld separately or in combination, using aluminum, stainless steel, cast iron, and other alloys
  • Clamp, hold, task-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding
  • Select and install torches, torch tips, filler rods, and flux, according to welding chart specifications or types and thicknesses of metals
  • Determine required equipment and welding methods, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques
  • Monitor the fitting, burning, and welding processes to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material
  • Analyze engineering drawings, blueprints, specifications, sketches, work orders, and material safety data sheets to plan layout, assembly, and welding operations
  • Mark or tag material with proper job number, piece marks, and other identifying marks as required
  • Prepare all material surfaces to be welded, ensuring that there is no loose or thick scale, slag, rust, moisture, grease, or other foreign matter
  • Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective materials and notify supervisors
  • Clean or degrease parts, using wire brushes, portable grinders, or chemical baths
  • Repair products by dismantling, straightening, reshaping, and reassembling parts, using cutting torches, straightening presses, and hand tools
  • Fill holes and increase the size of metal parts
  • Fabricating the product to the P.V. specs or drawings using the correct material thickness width and length also weld procedures
  • Other related duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1+ years industrial fabrication welding experience; may be required to pass a weld test
  • Able to read and follow blueprints and job specifications
  • Basic computer skills