Welder

Alliance Laser Slidell , LA 70460

Posted 2 months ago

We are looking for a skilled and experienced Welder to cut and join metals and other materials at our facility. You will operate appropriate equipment to put together mechanical structures or parts with a great deal of precision.

A welder must be competent in using potentially dangerous equipment following all safety precautions. The ideal candidate will also have a steady hand and great attention to detail. Knowledge of different kinds of metal and their properties is essential.

We are a small metal fabrication shop. Welders are required to fit and weld a variety of assemblies. Most of the time, it will not be production work.

Responsibilities

  • Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures
  • Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
  • Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements)
  • Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
  • Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
  • Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (no overhead)
  • Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
  • Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

Requirements

Must appear in person. Applicant must bring a welding shield and gloves to take welding test. Applicant must pass tests to be considered for employment. Applicant must be a good fitter and welder.

  • Proven experience as welder
  • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG and MIG)
  • Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
  • Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)
  • Deftness and attention to detail
  • Proficient in English
  • Must have aluminum and stainless welding experience
  • Benefits

    Life Insurance

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    Full Time

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