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Welder

Company: E.I. Williams
Location: Sarepta
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

WELDER
Summary: Working under limited -supervision, maintains schedule; performs production within prescribed codes, and according to prescribed procedures, specifications, and drawings.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned based on business needs or customer requests.
--- Reads and interprets drawings (including weld symbols) and specifications to ascertain proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration. Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses tables to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions
--- Adjust welding machines to achieve desired results within parameters of established -welding procedures.
--- Uses oxy-fuel torch to pre-heat parts to be welded in accordance with published welding codes and specifications
--- May be required to use Gas-Metal Arc, Flux-Cored Arc, or Shielded Metal Arc welding processes.
--- Able you use the arc welding processes in the following weld positions; (1G), (3G), (1GR)
--- Wears protective equipment, including hard hat, steel toe boots, safety glasses, insulated welding gloves, leather sleeves and/or cape, and welding hood.
--- Works in confined areas at various locations in vessels as necessary to weld components per drawings.
--- Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.
--- Visually inspects his/her work to identify material discrepancies and to ensure that welds have been completed satisfactorily in compliance with applicable drawings and specifications.
--- Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size, standard and metric.
--- Reads and interprets work orders and daily production schedules.
--- When called upon, assist fitter in assembling. Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finder to measure distances and angles.
--- Uses oxy-fuel cutting torch and plasma-arc torch for cutting steel.
--- Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures.
--- Additional duties as assigned by Supervisor and/or Management.
--- Fully supportive of -continuous improvement
--- Ability to work as a team or individually, as needed
Qualifications:
--- Preferred: High school diploma or GED
--- Typically, 1-year manufacturing experience
--- Must be able to read -technical information -and prints
--- -Attention to detail -and ability to multitask
--- -Ability to communicate -well and remain -calm under pressure
--- Dependable and -organized
--- May operate overhead crane
Physical Requirements
--- Must be able to stand 100% of a scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials.
--- Must be capable of bending, stooping, crawling under or over and occasional climbing of stairs/ladders heights up to 6 or 7 feet.
--- Abnormal level of noise due to grinding, chipping, hammering requires hearing protection (ear plugs) be worn at all times.
--- Must possess adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected production effectively.
--- Must be able to work in fast-paced work environment
--- Must be able to push, pull and lift-up to 50 pounds.
--- Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and moving entire body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, bending, twisting and handling of materials while wearing all required personal protective equipment.
--- Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual.
--- Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures.
--- Willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to load.
Disclosure: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of associates. E.I. Williams Industries, LLC retains the right in all job descriptions to modify the duties at any time.

Keywords: E.I. Williams, Shreveport , Welder, Other , Sarepta, Louisiana

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