113-5, Welder Utility, 2nd Shift

Des Moines, IA, USA Req #1013
Friday, February 23, 2024
POSITION SUMMARY — Must possess MIG, TIG, and Robotic welding skills including setup of welders and ability to weld vertical and horizontal welds with satisfactory results using aluminum and/or steel. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
WORK ENVIRONMENT — Must be willing and able to work in an environment exposed to elements that can include but are not limited to coolant, dust, mist, elevated noise, and uncontrolled temperatures.
  • Check and adjust program to ensure proper program is set to the machine
  • First Off Procedure (specification, place jig, check dimensions, check first product) 
  • MIG and TIG weld and set up (join/fabricate materials: steel and/or aluminum) 
  • Ensure work is done safely and meets quality standardAssemble items as instructed by work instructions
  • Keep work areas clean and organized and take proper care of all equipment and facilities 
  • Follow all safety rules and quality standards
  • Examine work for defects according to OEM specifications
  • Identify and handle nonconforming parts 
  • Ensure welder is in proper working condition (check temperature) 
  • Read welding work schedule 
  • Maintain proper width and penetration of welds
  • Ensure welder is in proper working condition 
  • Ability to stop the production line and/or prevent shipment of products due to nonconformance or potential nonconformance products to our customers
  • Support the environmental policy with proactive process implementation, improvement suggestions, reducing waste, and acting on environment performance results and findings
  • Knowledge of robotic welding equipment and understanding of welding are necessary 
  • Understanding of robotic welder including but not limited to setting temperatures, speeds, and feeds to ensure proper welds
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and/or weld symbols to determine the specific welding requirements  
  • Ability to provide a great level of attention to detail and focus on the given task 
  • Effectively work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency 
  • Ability to use measuring equipment (calipers, tape measures, and angle gauges)
  • Ability to know a good weld versus a bad weld in terms of Dee Zee standards
  • Ability to read and understand written work instructions
  • General knowledge of how to use welding equipment
  • Know how to set up machines for personal preferences
  • Understanding of how to operate foot feed/pedal
  • Ability to use hand tools  
  • Possess vertical and horizontal welding skills 

Education: High School Graduate, GED, or HSDE; Associate's Degree preferred 
Experience: Three years of related experience preferred; MIG and TIG welding experience and/or training required 
Computer Skills:  Must demonstrate computer literacy
Certificates & Licenses: Welding Certificate preferred 
Other Requirements:  Must pass the welding test 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Des Moines, IA, USA