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Oliver Manufacturing Company Inc.
La Junta, CO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Job Title: Welder Department: Metal Shop FLSA Status: Non-Exempt  Summary Welds, cuts, and braze steel/aluminum parts with appropriate welding equipment as specified by blueprints, visual aids, verbal, or other instruction.  Develop and retain knowledge to achieve timely, consistent, and accurate performance building Oliver welded components.  Continue to expand welding and fabrication proficiency, skills, and knowledge. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.  ·         Positions parts in jigs or fixtures on bench or floor, or clamps parts together along layout marks. 
·         Uses tape measure and various measuring tools to accurately mark work pieces to specifications.·         Selects torch, torch tip, filler rod and flux, according to welding chart specifications or type and thickness of metal. ·         Identify and gather the necessary tools and parts for job. ·         Receive detailed instructions verbally or through blueprints or process sheets. ·         Operate MIG, stick and plasma cutting torch to fabricate specific pieces for industrial machine sub-assembly. ·         Connects regulator valves and hoses to fuel gas cylinders and welding torch. ·         Turns regulator valves to activate flow of gases, lights torch and adjusts gas mixture and pressure, to obtain desired flame. ·         Holds torch at proper angle to metal and guides along weld joint, applying filler rod to molten area to form weld. ·         Examines weld for bead size and other specifications. ·         Repairs broken or cracked metal objects, fills holes, and builds up metal parts. ·         Applies flux to work piece instead of filler rod. ·         Preheats work piece in furnace or with torch. ·         Lays out, positions, and tack welds work pieces. ·         Constructs and fastens various parts of industrial machine equipment to specification. ·         Welds along vertical or overhead weld lines. ·         Assemble, troubleshoot, weld, inspect and test to ensure proper weld placement and quality. ·         Will complete task in accordance with engineering, quality and production standards. ·         Scarfs or grooves weld prior to applying filler metal. ·         Chips or grinds off excess weld, slag, or spatter. ·         Cleans or degreases parts.   Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Education and/or Experience                                                     High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.   Language Skills                                                                 ·         Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  ·         Ability to write simple correspondence.  Mathematical Skills                                                        ·         Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.   Reasoning Ability                                                            ·         Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  ·         Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.    Other Skills and Abilities                                                             ·         Knowledge and experience with Mig, Tig and Stick Welding applications ·         Aluminum Welding skills a plus  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.  While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include ability to adjust focus.  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.  While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Benefits                                                                ·       Medical, Dental, Vision, Accident and Critical Illness Insurance
·       HSA ·       Short Term and Long Term Disability                                              ·       Employer paid life insurance·       Bereavement Leave                                             ·       401 (k)·       6 Paid Holidays·       Paid Sick Leave                                              ·       Vacation

EEOC
Oliver Manufacturing provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Oliver Manufacturing Company Inc.

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La Junta, CO
81050 USA

Industry

Construction

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