Number of hours: 35 hours per week, over time to start after 40 hours a week.
• Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures.
• Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements.
• Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements).
• Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that need to be welded.
• Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead).
• Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps.
• Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws.
• Maintain equipment in condition that does not compromise safety.
• Completion of High School is required.
• Combination of diploma in welding and/or some work experience is required.
• Ability to understand technical documents and drawings.
• Attention to detail.