Responsible for various types of weld preparation, welding and weld finishing operations to manufacturing facilities and equipment to specifications, or other forms of instruction.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Work with both ferrous and non-ferrous metals
Be able to migweld, tig weld, braze and solder
Be able to work with cutting torches
Operate, grinders, cut off saws, band saws, etc.
Work safely at all times and be certain that others working with you are working safely also
Working knowledge of fixturing and weld set up parameters (amps, volts, etc.)
Conventional and precision measuring instruments
Assist in the engineering, design and layout of steel frameworks, machine bases, support structures and the like
Must be able to read blueprints and build to specification
Follow all company policies and regulations
Leave work and work area in a workman like manner (neat & clean)
Complete all work orders in a timely manner and include all/any pertinent information
Work with outside contractors as needed
Assist all other maintenance disciplines as needed
May have to work off shift or overtime as emergencies require
Mechanical disassembly and reassembly of machines and equipment a must
Duties require decision making regarding the solutions to problems not normally encountered. Employees must determine appropriate actions to be taken to achieve required results.
Experience and ability to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
Must be able to work well with all levels of personnel whether individually or in a team environment, and especially must be able to interface and communicate with line operators in order to assist with repairs and troubleshooting.
Willing to work any shift and overtime as required.
Computer experience/operation and PLC programming are necessary.
High degree of precision working with minimum tolerances required.
Ability to climb in overhead structures, to work beneath machines and in close quarters performing analysis and repair work.
Must be highly safety conscious.
Exposed to high voltage electricity.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
High School/GED, Degree requirements, prior experience
Requires broad trades training and knowledge of related methods and procedures acquired in a formal apprenticeship program or through equivalent extensive on the job training and experience.
One-year experience in various forms of welding
Must possess required licenses
Must be able to read, write and interpret English language.
Basic computer skills preferred
Complete all company mandated training as required.
Participate in and follow all company initiatives.
Candidates will be trained in range cleaning and fork truck operation.
Must successfully complete all technical, administrative, and interpersonal training programs to satisfy Participative Work Team objectives and become a multi-skilled team member.
Continuous: standing, walking, lifting, bending, pushing/pulling, and reaching.
Occasional: kneeling, sitting, squatting, overhead work, fine and gross upper body motor movement
Maximum lift: to 30 pounds and assisted lifting
Occasional lifting: 0 to 30 pounds
TIME SPENT PERFORMING TASKS:
(If used, the percentages of tasks should equal 100% when combined)
PERSONNEL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:
The use of personal protective equipment (PPE) may be required when a job task(s) is being completed in or around your assigned department or in anther department, this includes vision, hearing, and footwear.
Within the Smith & Wesson manufacturing facility employees may be exposed to manufacturing noise, airborne liquid chemicals, fine particulate dust, ambient temperatures, and industrial lighting.
All employees are required to apply ergonomic correctness to all job tasks.
Work environment is similar to most manufacturing operations. Will be exposed to excessive noise, temperatures, hazards associated with moving around machinery, work in confined quarters, exposed to vibrations and shop lighting