Tenessee Rand, a subsidiary of Lincoln Electric, is a full service automation integrator. We provide engineering, machining, and integrated robotic systems with core competencies in advanced welding system design, high-quality weld fixtures, robotic integration, process automation, and ongoing service and support.
Purpose: Perform various kinds of welding, brazing, and cutting using gas and electric welding equipment.
Receives job prints, work order and/or instructions from supervisor and proceeds with a minimum of supervision and direction.
Perform set up and welding operations on all types of welding machines having strict inspection and test requirements.
Set up fixtures; adjust and regulate machine to obtain best possible penetration, fill, weld quality and performance.
Make compensating adjustments to allow for variations and conditions.
Operate various types of equipment.
Work is given process supervision and check; completed work is tested and inspected.
Operator may be required to do pressure welding, by hand on some parts while running automatic welder simultaneously and in unison.
Perform other work of similar of comparable nature incidental to the performance of the operation.
Measure scribes, position, lay out materials, jigs or fixtures, etc., as necessary or directed to insure completion of cycle, maintaining product quality.
Assist new operators in learning the correct and safe operation of the equipment when required.
Take good workman-like care of machines, tools, equipment work areas, etc.
Operator is required to read and write and do arithmetic calculations necessary to perform the job.
Makes own set-ups including:
Positioning of equipment.
Setting of proper welding heat and rate of travel of welding wire and work.
Load machine with wire and wire reel.
Change gas or add flux as required.
Check set-up and completed parts to insure quality.
Loads and unloads fixtures.
Uses electrical or mechanical hoists as required.
Removes slag from weld head.
Performs preventative maintenance, such as changing tips and adjustment of wire feed rolls.
High School, GED, Vocational High School, or Technical College and training or experience as specified below.
Complete Welder Training Sheet
1 year experience welding. Experience must be in the following areas:
MIG Welding (Aluminum, Steel)
Heliarc Welding (Aluminum, Steel, Stainless Steel)
Requires a knowledge of welding fundamentals.
Required to read blueprints and maintain tolerances as shown on prints.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee will frequently lift or move up to 50 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.
Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world. With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers.
As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world's challenges. It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!
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Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time
Section: Tennessee Rand, Inc. (US77)
Nearest Major Market: Chattanooga
Job Segment: Welding, Electrical, Engineer, Machinist, MIG Welding, Manufacturing, Engineering
Lincoln Electric Holdings