Catoosa, OK US
We are currently looking to fill a Day Shift TIG Welder position with a Catoosa based manufacturing company.
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm; overtime as required
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Will be responsible for fitting and welding medical and food grade stainless steel equipment where dimensions, tolerances, welds, cosmetics, and over all craftsmanship will be held to a very high standard.
- Selecting appropriate welding equipment, including TIG torch, power source, filler material, and shielding gas.
- Preparing the welding area, ensuring it is clean and free of contaminants.
- Choosing the correct welding parameters, such as current, voltage, and gas flow, based on the material and thickness being welded.
- Inspecting materials for defects, imperfections, and cleanliness before starting the welding process.
- Ensuring proper fit-up and alignment of components to be welded.
- Checking for weld defects such as porosity, cracks, and incomplete fusion.
- Grinding, polishing, or finishing welds to achieve the desired appearance and smoothness.
- Adhering to safety protocols and wearing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times.
- Must have at least 3 years of experience in fitting and welding structural items. ( ex.. platforms, tubing, sheet metal, plate, pipe, enclosures)
- Must have at least 2 years of consistent TIG welding of stainless steel
- Must be proficient in MIG welding carbon steel and stainless steel
- Must be proficient in FCAW (fluxcore) welding carbon steel
- Must be able to fit up small and large assemblies with minimal supervision
- Must be able to lift up to 75lbs by hand
- High efficiency in reading blueprints
- Must be comfortable with measuring and fitting equipment like tape measures, carpenter squares, levels, band saws, grinders, etc.