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Welder's Helper / Shop Worker

Steel Fabrication New York, NY

  • Benefits Offered Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental
  • Employment Type Full-Time

Brooklyn based steel fabrication company seek full-time Welder Helper / Shop Workers. Preferred candidates will possess a basic knowledge of SMAW welding and have completed or are currently enrolled in an accredited welding program.

The right candidate will be able to:

  • Assist welders in all aspects of fabrication and assembly in shop and field site work areas.
  • Operate all hand/automated tools including tape measure, steel square, wrenches, ratchets, grinders, chop saws, come-alongs, jacks, chain hoists, clamps, welding dogs & pad-eyes, etc.
  • Lay out, position, and secure parts and assemblies using hoists, pry bars, wrenches, hammer, and wedges as directed.
  • Cut steel using oxygen/acetylene torch or plasma cutter.
  • Remove rough spots, slag, etc. from work piece, using portable grinder, wire brush, hand file, bench grinder, wire wheel, etc.
  • Tack-weld or weld non-code steel components utilizing tape measure, combination square and other related tools for shop work.
  • Inspect grooves, angles, or gap allowances and grind/prepare parts for welding.
  • Lift, move, transport steel parts using hydraulic lifts, plate clamps, chain hoists, dollies and hand carts.
  • Observe and follows all company safety rules and regulations.
  • Clean and maintain an orderly work area.
  • Work well with others to ensure quality of work while maintaining scheduling demands.
  • Performs other miscellaneous tasks as directed by management.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Must possess adequate sight, hearing and use of limbs for all aspects of job.
  • Able to work for periods of time while kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing steps as well as the ability to work from a ladder.
  • Ability to communicate both verbally as well as through written communication.


  • 401K, medical, dental, vision, vacations, holidays, sick days, uniforms, steel toe shoes, etc.

Please reply with resume and contact information.

Steel Fabrication


New York, NY
Posted: over a month ago