Welder - 1st Shift

Description
POSITION DESCRIPTION
WELDER

Department: SMI-Welding
Reports to: Metals Manufacturing Manager
FLSA Status: Hourly/Non-Exempt

SUMMARY:
Under general supervision welds parts made from galvanized thin wall steel, using MIG welding equipment as specified by layout, welding diagram or production work order. Produce strong penetrated welds that are smooth, non-porous and consistent.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Ability to square up and weld various geometries of components
2. Understands various weld form symbols
3. Ability to weld vertical, horizontal, flat and overhead welds
4. Ability to accurately read tape measure and blue prints.
5. Understand the process of prepping for finish by checking for pinholes in the weld, weld spatter on the part and eliminating sharp edges
6. Ability to inspect finished product, parts or units for conformance to print and all clean up detail
7. Maintain assigned area and equipment in safe and functional order
8. Welders may provide cross-functional fabricator duties as assigned
9. Perform operator daily PM on tools and equipment.
10. May be required to operate fork truck.
11. Perform Daily housekeeping
12. Ability to pass initial weld test per Metals Pre-Qualify Weld Test and subsequently pass the AWS certified weld test in all positions after 60 days of employment.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Prefer one to three years related manufacturing experience.
  • Previous weld experience is required.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Must be able to read, speak and write English

REASONING ABILITY:

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
  • Ability to read and interpret basic documents, safety rules and other correspondence.
  • Ability to count and ability to measure equipment using a tape measure

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to read blue prints mandatory

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT:
Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance at such level as is determined in the attendance policy stated in the company’s employee handbook. Must be available and willing to work overtime hours as the employer determines is necessary or desirable to meet its business needs. Must be available and willing to work such weekends and/or holidays as the employer determines are necessary or desirable to meet its business needs.

ALL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

ABSENCE OF DIRECT THREAT REQUIREMENT:
Must not pose a direct threat or significant risk of substantial harm to the safety or health of himself / herself or others.

SAFETY COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENT:
Must be committed to a high standard of safety and be willing and able to comply with all safety laws and all of the employer’s safety policies and rules and must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel.

C = Continuously F=Frequently O= Occasionally N = Never

I*N A 10 HOUR WORKDAY THE EMPLOYEE MAY*:

SITTING

O

CARRYING

*
STANDING*

C

Light - 0-10 lbs.

C

*
WALKING
*
F

Medium - 1-25 lbs. C

*
DRIVING*

O

Heavy - 25-50 lbs.

F

Very Heavy - 50+ lbs.

O

*
SWEEPING*

F

JUMPING/JARRING

O

LIFTING

*
TWISTING*

F

Sedentary - 0-10 lbs.

C

*
CRAWLING*

N

Light - 10-20 lbs.

C

Medium - 20-50 lbs. F

*
SHOVELING*

O

Heavy - 50-100 lbs.

O

*
CLIMBING*

O

Very Heavy - 100 +

O

*
BALANCE*

C

LIFTING ALONE

C

*
STOOPING/BENDING*

O

TEAM LIFTING

F

*
KNEELING*

O

PULLING (50 lbs)

O

*
REACHING*

F

PUSHING (50 lbs)

O

*
REPETITIVE MOVEMENTS*

C

GRIPPING W/ WRIST MOTION

C

OPERATE MACHINERY (LIST)

HAND TOOLS

C

OVERHEAD ACTIVITIES

O

PAPER WORK

F

*
CHEMICAL USE*

F

WRITING/DATA ENTRY

O

*
HAZARDOUS MATERIALS*

N

INSTALLING

WORK CONDITIONS

Dry: x

Wet:

Hot X

Heights:

*
SAFETY EQUIPMENT: Must Comply with required PPE*

*Safety Shoes:
*
C
*
Respirator: *

O

Safety Glasses:

C
*
Hard Hat: *

Ear Protection:

O
*
Gloves: *

C

Welding Helmet

C

Burn Protection

C

Job Type: Full-time

Company
PlayPower
Posted
11/06/2021
Salary Range
$31,000.00 - 42,000.00
per Year
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Location
Dallas, TX 75261, US
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