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2nd Shift Fitter/Welder

Blast Cleaning Technologies, Inc
Milwaukee, WI
  • $25 to $30 Hourly
  • Paid Time Off , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Blast Cleaning Technologies, Inc. (BCT) has a full-time MIG Welder (Second Shift) position available.

*Potential to earn a ZERO DOLLAR MONTHLY PREMIUM Medical Insurance (that's no monthly medical insurance premiums out of your paycheck!)
*Companywide GAINSHARING with the potential of up to 10% bonus on annual pay!
*Opportunities for career growth with the Industry Leader in Shot Blast Equipment

BCT is a leader in blast equipment manufacturing and was founded on repairing, rebuilding and upgrading shot blast equipment. Partnering with industry-leading technology suppliers, we provide unmatched service and support for the foundry, forging, metal fabrication, automotive, aerospace, agriculture, defense, rail, energy and power generation industries. Our mission is to design world-class equipment, components, and system upgrades that provide solutions to long-standing problems with blast equipment.

General Description
Under the direction of the Welding Supervisor, the Fitter/Welder will fit and weld parts to engineering specifications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem necessary from time to time.
  • Make sure that you and the people around you are working safely
  • Welding 1/16" up to 1" A36, Stainless Steel, and Manganese using the proper filler material
  • Fitting/assembling with assistance, includes reading and understanding blueprints
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Coordinate daily tasks to meet production goals
  • Determine what the proper tools and machinery is required to complete the production schedule
  • Follow fabrication schedule.
  • Complete a final inspection of all parts so that they meet the quality standard
  • Complete required monthly safety training.
  • Complete required pm's on department machinery.
  • Support both your internal and external customers.
  • Provide support and backup as needed.
  • All other assigned projects and or tasks.
  • 2+ years of experience reading and interpreting engineering drawings
  • Mechanical Blueprint Reading
  • The ability to lay out, position, align, and square parts
  • The ability to use a plasma torch
  • Verbal and Written Communication skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Thoroughness
  • Problem-Solving skills
  • The ability to make decisions and follow through.
  • The ability to perform multiple welding disciplines such as; GTAW, GMAW, FCAW, and SMAW.
  • 3+ years of post-machining and fabrication inspection.
  • 2 + years of experience as a fitter.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Welding certification preferred but not required.

Language Skills

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, and employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Physical Demands
(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. The phrases "occasionally," "regularly," and "frequently" correspond to the following definitions: "Occasionally" means up to 1/3 of working time, "regularly" means between 1/3 and 2/3 of working time, and "frequently" means 2/3 and more working time.)
While performing the duties and responsibilities of this position, the employee is occasionally required to sit and use foot/feet to operate machinery. The incumbent will regularly talk and listen, climb or balance and reach above shoulders. H/she will frequently stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or touch, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and move from place to place. Specific vision requirements for this position include close vision, color vision, and depth perception. The employee must be able to occasionally lift up to 70 pounds and frequently lift 25 pounds.
Work Environment
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.
Employees work in a shop/factory environment with moderate-to-heavy noise levels. Temperatures vary with outside conditions and can be the same as outside temperatures at times. Employees are exposed to moving mechanical parts and vehicles.
Blast Cleaning Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

BCT is hiring!
We are looking for enthusiastic people who share our passion for manufacturing top quality shot cleaning equipment. BCT is proud to be the only shot blast cleaning manufacturer in the U.S. At BCT, our employees are our most important resource and we take great pride in making BCT a casual and enjoyable workplace. We pride ourselves in offering the following incentives:

- Employee gainsharing
- Company cookouts
- Over 2 million dollar investment in our historic West Allis location (upgrades and refurbishment)
- Dedicated to being the only shot blast cleaning manufacturer in the U.S.
- Comprehensive benefits and 401K offering
- Value a work-life balance, generous PTO plan and several paid U.S. holidays

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer/Veteran/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


Blast Cleaning Technologies, Inc

Milwaukee, WI
53214 USA



Posted date

14 days ago
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