40-50K 2 & 3RD Shift
Assists in supervision of staff and operations of the Welding Department within Plant Assists in Maintaining production schedules, assists in planning work, assists in performing pre-shift meetings, trains employees, and has authority discipline. Conducts experiments and tests and evaluates data to assist welding engineering personnel in development and applications of new or improved welding equipment; welding techniques, procedures, and practices; and specifications. Recommends adoption of new developments and applications to engineering personnel and demonstrates practicability of recommendations. Inspects welded joints and conducts tests to ensure weld meet company standards, national code requirements, and customer job specifications, has final determination on weld quality.
Works with Manufacturing Supervisors, Welding Engineers, Maintenance, Weld Fixture Repair, Quality, Production Operators, and Management to ensure that all welding and laser-scanning equipment is operational at all times. Weld Technicians are responsible for training new welding and laser-scanning operators on Equipment, procedures, and processes.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS
Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment. Work involves lifting of materials and product up to 30 pounds. Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, work boots, and hardhats. Loose fitting clothes and jewelry are not permitted.
Upper Extremities: Job requires constant use of both upper extremities in handling tools, welding production and working with a keyboard. Must be able to reach/handle from floor to head level.
Lower Extremities: Job requires continuous standing, walking, frequent bending, kneeling, and stooping.
Tool and Equipment: Computer, Gauges, Hand Tools, Hand Truck, Forklift.
Critical Job Demands: Medium Strength Level, continuous use of Upper Extremities, extended periods of standing, walking, bending, and occasional climbing.