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General Summary:

Welder Position is responsible for the welding of products to customer drawings, specifications, or other forms of instruction. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned, as requested or required.

  • Welding and finish operations.
  • Do key flow on computer for change orders to add or delete parts as needed.
  • Ensure that all hot job orders are done first.
  • Check paperwork to ensure that specification sheets are correct for operation.
  • Other duties as requested or required.

Education/Experience:

High school education or general education development (GED), and minimum of one to three months job-related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certificates and Licenses:

None

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Reasoning development to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed written and oral instructions relating to standardized situations.
  • Mathematical development to perform the four basic arithmetic operations.
  • Language development
  • Read and interpret safety rules, instructions, manuals, order forms, or checklists
  • Write routine reports and correspondence
  • Communicate effectively with coworkers
  • Basic knowledge of the use and operation of all welding tools, hand tools, air tools, and computers. Must be responsible for various types of weld preparation with a working knowledge of fixturing and weld setup parameters.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Specific vision abilities with this job require close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less); and depth perception (three dimensional vision, ability to judge distances); and ability to adjust focus; and must wear safety glasses.
  • Must be able to talk and/or hear well enough to communicate with co-workers 100% of time.
  • Must be able to stand 50% of time.
  • Must be able to walk on level surface to perform duties 10% of time.
  • Must be able to bend, twist, reach, lean 75% of time.
  • Must be able to stoop, crouch, or crawl 5% of time.
  • Must be able to reach with hands and arms; and/or use hands to feel or handle 100% of time.

Physical Dimensions:

The employee is required to exert up to 75 pounds of force occasionally (must request help when handling this weight); and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently; and/or up to 30 pounds of force regularly.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to risk of injury in an office environment and occasionally a manufacturing shop plant environment.  Duties include a typical office setting including extensive computer work, sitting or standing. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None

Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.