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Apprentice Welder

Hartford, WI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

We are looking for entry-level Welder Trainees who will attend 3+ weeks of welder training under the direction of a Certified Welder Instructor / Welder Supervisor. Join the Steel Craft Team to learn the skills of performing basic manual and robotic weld operations. If you enjoy working with your hands and are eager to learn a new skilled trade, then we encourage you to apply to our Welder Apprenticeship program.

Welder Trainee Position Details:

  • 2nd Shift (3:00pm – 1:30am) 10hr Shift
  • Monday – Thursday
  • Pay Range: $16-18.00/hour (Depends upon experience) 2$ extra on 2nd shift

Welder Trainee Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpret weld symbols and place precise welds; repair weld defects if needed
  • Execute safety protocols of robotic weld machines
  • Utilize robotic welding cycle for simple weldments
  • Perform quality checks using measurement tools
  • Log job information into computer
  • Perform any other duties as assigned

Welder Trainee Job Qualifications:

  • Must have high school / GED or similar
  • 6 months of proven job history or equivalent related weld coursework
  • Must demonstrate a high level of critical thinking, eye/hand coordination, and manual dexterity; possess a mechanical aptitude
  • Exposure to blueprints, machining, or assembly drawings
  • Must have the ability to read/write and understand both verbal and written work instructions, work orders, and customer specifications
  • Basic math and measurement skills (addition, subtraction, decimal, and fraction conversions); able to accurately read a tape measure
  • Ability to earn AWS D1.1 and D1.3 weld certifications
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be able to continuously stand for all or most of a regular work shift, reach above shoulders, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

Why Choose Steel Craft Corporation?

  • We are a stable and rapidly growing steel manufacturing industry with 3 locations under the Steel Craft Corporation.
  • We offer:
  • Various growth options and cross-training opportunities
  • Over 75% employer-paid medical insurance premiums, plans with low deductibles, and wellness incentives
  • Health Savings Account annual contributions
  • Paid Parental Leave up to 3 months!
  • Annual company paid Health Risk Assessment
  • Low-cost Vision, Voluntary Life, Accident Insurance, Critical Illness coverage
  • Company-paid Life, AD&D, Short-Term Disability, Employee Assistance Program, and More
  • A competitive 401(K) Plan with a 50% employer contribution match
  • 10 Paid Holidays, 40 Hours Paid Vacation and 40 Hours Unpaid Time Off in your first year of employment
  • An Engagement Committee with many fun planned employees’ activities, events, outings, and more

Apply Today!

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Hartford, WI
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