Welder/Fabricator

Posted 22 November 2023
LocationGrand Rapids
Job type Permanent
Reference97315
Contact NameNortek Tash

Job description

Welder/Fabricator

Time Type: Full Time
Classification: Hourly
Specific Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Shift: Monday-Thursday 6am-4:30pm + overtime Friday/Saturday as required.
Job Summary
Rapid Engineering LLC are looking for a for a dynamic Welder/Fabricator to use various welding processes to weld, repair, and/or join metal components holding shop standards. Producing quality HVAC units in a timely manner that conforms to all written practices.
We will be using mainly MIG, however some TIG knowledge is required.

Job Responsibilities
· Lead a team responsible for welding metal components together to fabricate or repair products according to shop blueprints and specifications.
· GMAW, TMAW, Arc Stud Welding, and Resistance Welding.
· Cutting metal using oxy-acetylene, plasma cutter, or grinding discs following shop blue prints.
· Utilize the following: Shear, Chop Saw, Crane, Die Grinder, Notcher, Drill Press, Grinder, Bandsaw, Forklift, and Iron Worker.
· Work according to safety standards
· Organizes and maintains work area to 5S standards
· Must be able to wear protective gear and equipment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
· Sheet metal knowledge
· Fabrication experience
· Standing for long periods on concrete
· MIG and TIG welding experience
· Attention to detail
· Experience in a mixed-model manufacturing environment, using lean principles is preferred.
· Reading and interpret mechanical drawings and technical specifications.