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Role Summary: The Welder fabricates and assembles metal structures and equipment through the use of welders, cutters, shapers and measuring tools.
Essential Responsibilities: As the Welder, you will:
Weld metal products as specified by blueprints, diagram, or work order, welding procedures or oral instructions using electric arc-welding and TIG welding equipment
Obtain specific electrode or rod as per specification and deposit metal to work piece as per drawings
Manually guides electrode or rod along weld line, maintaining length and speed of movement to form specified bead, as judged from color of metal, sound of weld and size of molten puddle
Weld in flat, horizontal, vertical positions
Examine weld for bead size and other specifications
Repair broken or cracked parts and fill holes
Preheat work piece using hand torch when necessary
Position and clamp work pieces together as required
Tack assemblies together as required
Be required to be qualified to custom and/or government standard test to meet certification standards
Important variations include type of metals welded, products, sub-processes, high production or custom
High School Diploma / GED
Graduate of an accredited welding program OR a minimum 2 years of industrial / construction or related commercial welding experience
Legally authorized to work in the US
Ability to be flexible and handle multiple priorities
Ability to work independently or as part of a team
Strong communication skills, written and verbal
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general technical procedures and work instructions
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