Metal Fabricator

Laforce Inc Madison , WI 53706

Posted 2 weeks ago


LaForce is looking for a Metal Fabricator to be responsible for set-up and operation of band saw, grinder, drill press, jigsaw, and welder in the fabrication process of hollow metal frames and frame components.

Major Responsibilities

  • Set-up and operation of welding equipment

  • Interpret pertinent information from shop orders, shop drawings and frame templates

  • Safe operation of fork lift trucks for movement of materials

  • Maintain accurate paper work and record keeping

  • Assist in other operations as needed


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED), and one to three months of related experience and/or training.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Physical Demands

  • The employee is required to frequently use hands to lift up to 69# Floor to 60", carry up to 69#, and push/pull up to 100# force.

  • The employee is required to occasionally sit, climb or balance (in and out of fork lift), talk or hear, grip up to 75# Force and climb/balance or step up 19"


LaForce offers great benefits and a fun, professional working environment.

  • 401K plan with a match

  • Medical Coverage

  • Dental Coverage

  • Vision Coverage

  • Paid time-off

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Company Wellness Program

  • Company Volunteer Program

  • Company Provided Tools

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