Career

Welder(Steel Fabricator)

Job brief:

We are looking for a skilled Welder to cut and join metals and other
materials at our fabrication shop or construction sites. You will
operate appropriate equipment to put together steel structures or parts
with a great deal of precision. Your job is important as it provides the
foundation for strong infrastructure.

A welder must be competent in using potentially dangerous equipment
following all safety precautions. The ideal candidate will also have a
steady hand and great attention to detail. Knowledge of different kinds
of metal and their properties is essential.

Responsibilities:

1 Read erection & fabrication drawings and take or read measurements to
plan layout and procedures

2. Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on
requirements

3. Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut
material with powered saws to match measurements)

4. Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded

5. Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces

6. Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in
various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)

7. Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws

8. Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

Requirements:

1. Proven experience as welder

2. Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG,
MMA etc.)

3. Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares,
calipers etc.)

4. Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings

5. Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use
protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)

6. Deftness and attention to detail

7. Proficient in English

8. Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is
required

9. Professional Certification (e.g. an AWS welding certificate) will be
a plus