Massachusetts Employer Welder/Fitter in Rowley, Massachusetts
We are a steel fabricator located in Rowley, MA. We are hiring Welder/Fitter with experience in structural steel and/or miscellaneous metals. The following are the basic responsibilities: - Layout steel/misc metal assembly per shop drawings - Write AWS welding symbols prior to welding - Tack weld parts per approved shop drawing - Weld steel following shop drawing and inspected fit-up piece marks The following skills will be required: - Layout capabilities, including but not limited to: o Ability to read and correctly interpret fabrication drawings o Ability to use measuring devices such as tape measure, framing square, protractor, laser device, assorted levels o Strong knowledge of geometry and algebra - Advanced working knowledge of welding machine operation - Ability to consistently produce quality welds per specifications, which may include one or more of the following welding processes: SMAW, FCAW, GMAW, STUD - Ability to properly use welder's tools such as chipping hammer, grinder, needle gun, T.C. gun, oxygen-acetylene torch setup, propane pre-heat torch, temperature measuring devices, etc. - Ability to safely operate shop overhead crane system The following is required in order to be considered for this position: - Good communication skills (able to read and speak English) - Able to work with others in a fast-paced production focused environment - Comfortable with using technology in a paperless environment, including the use of administrative and production related software programs - Quality and safety minded, OSHA Certification(s) a plus - Must have reliable transportation to work. - Able to work in the U.S. without sponsorship Position Qualification Minimums (Education, Training, Experience) - High school education or equivalent - Three to five years of experience in layout and welding of steel shop assemblies ranging from basic to complex configurations - Qualified welder in accordance with D1.1 AWS Welding Standards Physical Requirements & Working Conditions: - Able to spend duration of shift standing, walking, performing repetitive actions that include frequent bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing, reaching as well as extended periods of time using hand tools - Possess manual dexterity and stability as required for precision work - Visual acuity to read instructions, operate machines and inspect parts produced - Able to lift, carry, push and/or pull up to 50 pounds - Able to wear respirator and/or mask for filtering air as necessary - Work Environment: Frequently works in enclosed and well-ventilated environment with often extreme hot or cold temperature conditions. Frequently works outside in extreme hot or cold temperature conditions.