Responsible for set-up, lay-out , and tack-up of cab frame weldments and brackets by using various welding techniques. Fabricates, joins and/or repairs equipment, fixtures and various types of aluminum objects and structures using Mig welding techniques.
Why Join Our Amazing Team?
- Family Owned and Operated
- High Retention with Employee Recognition
- First Shift Operation 7:00am – 3:30pm, Monday – Friday
- Safety is Priority
- Many More Perks!
- Mig weld aluminum and stainless steel.
- Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.
- Monitor the fitting, burning, and welding processes to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material.
- Examine workpieces for defects to ensure conformance with specifications.
- Check groves, angles, or gap allowance, using micrometers, calipers, and precision measuring instruments.
- Chip or grind off excess weld, slag, or spatter, using hand scrapers or portable grinders.
- Hammer out bulges or bends in metal workpieces.
- Operate power saws, grinders and a variety of welding equipment and hand tools
- High school diploma or GED
- Four (4) years related welding experience in manufacturing.
- Completion of an accredited four-year welder’s training program, or a combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills, and abilities have been achieved.
- Strong understanding of how to interpret and use blueprints, welding specifications and welding procedures.
- Ability to operate a forklift and lifting devices including cranes and gantries for movement of parts and cabs.
- Ability to follow written and verbal instructions in English
- Perform basic mathematical equations and accurately utilize and read a tape measure
- Prioritize and solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations.
- Adaptable to a changing work environment and the ability to deal with frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events.
Physical Requirements and Work Environment
- The employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and utilize dexterity in both hands to operate welder, tools, and controls. This includes, holding, grasping, and turning.
- Frequently the employee is required to stoop, bend, and work on overhead structures.
- Occasionally the employee must kneel or crouch, reach with hands and arms; balance, speak and hear.
- The employee must occasionally lift and/or carry up to 75 pounds.
- The Position requires good hand-eye coordination. Specific vision abilities include, close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
- The employee is normally exposed to various temperatures. Heat levels on occasion can be more than moderate during the summer months.
- The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.
Sutphen is an equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.