Highly Skilled Welder in Waukesha, WI at GPAC

Date Posted: 9/15/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Gpac just partnered with a rapidly growing family-owned company with a national reputation for manufacturing large and highly complex jobs. If you are looking for a career where you can experience a variety of work that is technically challenging, this may be the perfect fit for you.

Specific Experience Required

Experience with Flux Core, Metal Core and/or Solid Wire on large parts.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

(Including the following, however, additional duties may apply as required)

  • Performs all tasks in a safe and responsible manner
  • Read and comprehend welding instructions and structural drawings (blueprints)
  • Know and understand welding symbols
  • Move material using a forklift and crane according to standard operating procedure, safety regulations and practices
  • Verifies correct quantity and quality of parts welded
  • Select and install proper welding wire and gas mixture
  • Operate a fuel gas hand torch for heat straightening purposes
  • Perform cleaning, assembly, and straightening operations as directed by Supervision
  • Set-up and fine tune welding machine for proper wire speed and machine voltage
  • May be required to perform the following welding processes: GMAW, Flux, Sub Arc, etc.
  • Ability to comply with all quality policies, specifications, and instructions

Education and Experience

  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience as a welder required
  • Welding on material at least 1/2 inch in thickness
  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Heavy Manufacturing in a Job Shop preferred

Physical Demands

Ability to move or transfer products with an overhead crane and forklift. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. when required. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Offering highly competitive salary and benefits package that includes: Medical, Company Paid Dental, Company Paid Vision, Short Term Disability, Life Insurance, 401K, Profit Sharing, Tuition Reimbursement, Wellness Program and more.

If you're ready for the next step in your career, make sure to apply now or submit your resume to McKenzie McGranor at mckenzie.mcgranor@gogpac.com. For a confidential conversation, please call McKenzie directly at 605-705-4018

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.