Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Welds together metal components of products, as specified by layout, shop drawings, diagram, work order, welding procedures, or oral instructions, using electric or robotic arc-welding equipment:
Responsible for the operation of welding machines/equipment, setting up and synchronizing the proper welding time and heat settings based on tank configuration, or flue bundle configuration.
Obtains specified electrode and inserts electrode into portable holder or threads consumable electrode wire through portable or stationary welding equipment.
Connects cables from welding unit to obtain amperage, voltage, slope, and pulse, as specified by work instructions, engineering, or supervision.
As directed or assigned welds in flat or horizontal positions. Examines weld for bead size and other specifications.
As directed or assigned, is responsible for making minor controller adjustments to weld equipment torch path.
Must be capable of manipulating robot in robotic weld cell using teach pendent.
Responsible resetting minor robotic welder faults, as assigned or directed.
May operate other machine shop equipment to prepare components for welding.
Maintain good housekeeping in work area.
Work from written or verbal orders, work instructions, sketches, diagrams, and shop drawings.
Ensure proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promote continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices required by Company, federal and state guidelines.
Practice and support Rheem values with internal as well as external customers.
Contributes to the TEAM effort by performing other duties as required.
May be exposed to high noise levels, ultraviolet light, and almost constant exposure to unusual elements, such as dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, extreme temperatures, and potentially hazardous materials.
High School Diploma/GED
1 year experience in Machine Arc Welder or Hand Arc Welding
Machine Arc Welders assigned to W/C 06 (Commercial) are required to hold ASME Certification.
Continuous lifting of 60 lbs. Must be able to frequently lift in unsupported positions. Must be able to stand/walk/lift repetitively during shift. Must be able to bend, twist/turn, reach, push and pull. Must have vision acceptable to identify proper welds.
Must be able to stand, walk and/or lift repetitively during shift. Additional requirements of the position include: manual dexterity, good eyesight and adequate eye-hand coordination.
Rheem Manufacturing Company