Elk River Machine Company is seeking a Welder. Shift: 2nd Shift; Monday - Thursday. Pay: $20.00 - $25.00 per hour Benefits: - Medical, Dental & Vision for employee & family including domestic partners - 401k - Tuition Reimbursement - PTO accrual starts immediately - Yearly shoe allowance - Referral Program PRIMARY OBJECTIVES : Layout, fit, and welds diversified work (short run, production, or job shop) in all positions (AWS Standard 3G). EN PC & PB and welders choice of TIG Carbon or Aluminum. (Training will be provided internally) MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY : Safety: - Follow company safety rules. - Uses safe material handling methods. - Report and/or correct unsafe work conditions. - Participate in plant safety inspections. - Identify and/or report opportunities for safety improvement. - Remind fellow employees to work safely. Quality : - Follows all ISO procedures - Correctly uses MES station Productivity : - Layout, position and fit material to be welded in an efficient manner per print. - Sets up equipment to weld on a variety of metals and alloys using FCAW and GMAW. - Bolts, clamps and tack weld parts to secure in position for welding. - Moves and positions material with hoist and forklift. 5. Maintain clean work area. Technology: - Regulates amps, volts, wire feed rate, gas flow and gas mixtures in accordance with material, weld process, and weld position within specifications. - Selects proper welding process, equipment, electrodes, and consumables for material being welded. RESPONSIBILITY FOR WORK OF OTHERS: - May provide technical and/or project direction to others on occasion. FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: - Minimize scrap. - Perform work in allowed time for project. - Work in a safe manner. - Zero defects. REQUIREMENTS: Education and Experience: - High school education or equivalent required. - Certificate of completion from technical school welding program + 3 years experience or 3 to 6 years related welding experience. Knowledge and Skills: - Pass the ERMC Class “A” Welding Test and all other requirements of AWS and EN positions. - Blueprint reading including weld symbols and geometric tolerancing. - Math and problem solving skills. - Able to understand verbal and written instructions. - Able to lift 50# regularly. - Understands proper welding requirements for welding position, base material, joint design, and specifications. - Knowledge of safe material handling methods About Elk River Machine Company: We have tackled the complex, custom metal fabrication that other companies won’t touch, as well as large contract volume metal manufacturing. Our manufacturing space is located in Elk River, Minnesota. We can perform virtually all metal, steel fabrication, machining, cladding, welding, finished processes, and assembly processes on site.
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