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Welders - Day, Night and Weekend Shift

ALCOM Inc. | Winslow, ME

ALCOM Inc.
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POSITION SUMMARY:

The Welder is responsible for performing tasks involved in the production of bases and frames of aluminum trailers. This includes measuring, cutting, and welding of aluminum.

FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBITIES:

  • Reads and follows blueprints and work orders ensuring a quality product that meets customer demands.
  • Welds different facets of a trailer, including but not limited to: tacking, clamping, and welding with proper bead size on bases and cages in accordance with the work order; ensures quality of welds for structural integrity.
  • Obtains raw materials from Material Handlers.
  • Buffs out rough edges using a hand-held power grinder.
  • Notifies supervisor of any mechanical or material issues including but not limited to, defects in material, damage to the trailer, and deviations from work order.
  • Ensures that finished product meets quality expectations. Strives for the highest level of quality and understands the need for continuous improvement; supports the concept of “good enough is never good enough”.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work area; works to minimize scrap, places unused material back in appropriate area, and disposes of waste appropriately.
  • Follows all safety procedures, wears appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), and reports any accidents or near misses to supervisor immediately.
  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required.

DESIRED EDUCATION//EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum: previous welding experience and ability to read a tape measure.
  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment helpful

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Must be able to work quickly without sacrificing quality or safety
  • Must have a keen understanding of manufacturing processes.
  • Must be able to measure and cut accurately
  • Must possess the ability to creatively think and solve problems
  • Ability to read blueprints and work orders accurately
  • Ability to work in a fast- paced environment
  • Strong time management and organizational abilities.

 

PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Standing – up to 80%
  • Walking – up to 80%
  • Pushing and pulling – up to 100 pounds occasionally
  • Lifting –  approximately 55% during the shift
    • 25 pounds constantly
    • 50 pounds frequently
    • 100 pounds occasionally
  • Bending – up to 30%
  • Climbing ladders and/or scaffolding – approximately 30%
  • Crouching – up to 30%
  • Kneeling – up to 50%
  • Sight with ability to distinguish color
  • Above average coordination, including eye-hand, hand-foot and balance
  • Normal dexterity of hands and fingers with average repetition
  • Driving seated – up to 50%
  • Perception of sound is required
  • Exposure to weather – position is 100% outside
  • Above average endurance

 

 


Posted On: 2018-06-25 13:02:53
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Construction, General Labor, Manufacturing
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
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