Machine Welder

Machine Welder

BCforward | Des Moines, WA, 98148, US
Salary Range:$39,000 – $47,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 4 days ago

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Machine Welder

BCforward is currently seeking a highly motivated Machine Welder to work in Kent, WA 98032.

Title: Machine Welder

Expected Duration: Contract to hire

Location: Kent, WA 98032


  • Perform basic and some advanced machine welding tasks while applying standard practices.
  • Setup and regulate machine parameters such as gas, current, amperage, voltage, forge pressure and torch related items to produce correct bead size, penetration, nugget, and other physical characteristics.
  • Check for required dimensions using pi tapes, calipers, micrometres, height gages or other inspection devices.
  • Create weld schedules and develop procedures for new jobs.
  • Follow written instructions, sketches, and weld schedules.
  • Perform all work in accordance with established standards and safety procedures.
  • Responsible for ensuring proper documentation is entered on manufacturing planning (including correct quantities) and paperless timecard system.
  • Train others on prior job experience.
  • Work under limited oversight.

Skills, Education and Required Experience

  • Reads and understands manufacturing planning, weld symbols, sketches, and specifications as necessary to perform the job function.
  • Some limitations but knows when to stop and seek clarification.
  • Basic knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
  • Knows where to find this information at Exotic and asks for help when necessary.
  • Knowledge of shop math and precision measurement equipment.
  • Requires familiarity with machine tools and good manual dexterity.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 188087 when responding to this ad.