WELDER POSITION OPEN
Want to be a part of a GROWING company with a STRONG team and COMMUNITY-focused mission? Want to use your hands-on skills, learn and GROW?
At Tesco Controls, we're automating and controlling complex electrical and mechanical processes to keep our water supply safe and plentiful. Tesco is 100% employee-owned, with a great company culture and over 45 years of financial stability. As the largest system integrator for water/wastewater in the U.S., our professionals work on some of the biggest water projects in the world.
We are looking for a skilled, reliable, trustworthy and team-oriented person to join us as a Welder. If this is you, and if you're looking to grow with a financially thriving company that offers long-term growth and cares about the community, we want you to apply for this position!
As a valued member of our Production team, you'll layout, fit and fabricate metal components, enclosures and sub-assemblies, using knowledge of welding techniques, metallurgy, and engineering requirements. You'll perform TIG and MIG welding of mild steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. You'll use various types of weld preparation, welding, and weld finishing operations to manufacture products to customer drawings and specifications, or other instructions. You may also cross-train, and will perform all duties as assigned to assist the Metal Shop and Fabrication Supervisor.
Set-up and operate welding equipment to perform TIG/ MIG welding on a variety of mild steel, aluminum, and stainless steel components.
Analyze engineering drawings and specifications to plan layout, assembly, and welding operations.
Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, bolt, or grind spare parts as necessary to satisfy the technical requirements and create a welded final product.
Develop templates and other work aids to hold and align parts.
Operate other accessory equipment and perform some tasks necessary for welding metal, such as fusing metal segments, using gas tungsten arc, metal arc, flux-cored arc, plasma arc, and other types of welding arcs.
Weld and square up commercial grade electrical enclosures and sub-assemblies.
Have the ability to operate small fabrication machine exam; band- saw, drill press, and power shear.
Complete jobs assigned by the Fabrication Supervisor.
Perform maintenance on equipment and determine/advise when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
Take ownership of preparing and setting up necessary tools and equipment for welding jobs such as shielded metal arc, gas metal arc or other welding equipment.
Perform general cleanup and communication, with an ongoing safety-focus.
Adhere to general safety rules, including the use of PPE.
Perform all other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
High School diploma or equivalent.
Successful completion of a Tesco MIG & TIG welding test.
One-year experience in various forms of welding.
Skills and Knowledge:
Ability to maintain a safe and clean work environment.
Ability to read blueprints.
Attention to detail.
Ability to read units of measure.
Training and License Requirements:
Hand, eye, and manual dexterity.
Required to stand for long periods of time, reach, and bend.
Required to lift up to 60 lbs.
Ability to work in all types of weather conditions.
Work performed in a factory environment.
Tesco Controls, Inc.