USA Dutch, Inc. ●  778 Woody Drive, Graham, NC 27253 ● Phone (336) 227-8600 ● Fax (336) 227-0380

 Welding - Job Description 

Welders design, fabricate and join metal fixtures and structures by using various welding techniques.

 

Essential Functions:

Welders will be required to:

  • Operate tools such as arc welders, grinders and buffing machines

  • Select, load and install correct tooling (installing torch tips, filler rods and flux according to metal thickness)

  • Lay out, measure and align metal workpieces prior to welding

  • Determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces

  • Perform quality inspections of parts to produce products that exceed customer's expectations

  • Stage completed product on skids

  • Work from live schedule, verbal and written instruction, bills of material, routers, blue prints and control plans

  • Act responsibly to follow safe operating practices including ensuring operation of gas and non-gas welding equipment is compliant with safety guidelines.

Expected Competencies:

  • Maintain excellent attendance record

  • Flexible to perform overtime duties and adjust schedule when required

  • Able to work within a team environment

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years welding experience with knowledge of welding techniques (electric arc, and TIG, MIG), tools and equipment

  • Skills in the fabrication, joining and repair of variety of metal objects, fixtures, equipment & structures

  • Dimensional measuring and shop math competence

  • Capable of using calipers, micrometers, tape measures and other measuring tools

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints

  • Capable of operating drill presses, power saws, grinders, welding equipment & hand tools

 

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to airborne particles, hazardous materials and intense noise.

Physical Demands:

  • While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel.

  • The position requires frequent lifting, pushing and pulling objects that are usually less than 1 pound and sometimes up to 50 pounds or heavier.

  • Welders may work in conditions of restricted movemnt

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full-time position. Hours and schedule may vary according to the shift and customer requirements.