Superior Inc Welder in KINDRED, North Dakota

WELDERThe Welder is responsible to perform welding in the fabrication, repair and maintenance of equipment parts, structures and other items as assigned.Essential Job Functions:Joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniquesInterprets blueprints, specifications, diagrams or schematics to determine appropriate welding processOperates manual and automated welding units and equipmentMaintains length of arc and speed of movement to form specified depth of fusion and beadInspects completed welds to determine structural soundnessMaintains records of work completed in order to provide an accounting of activities in the welding shopMaintains inventory of supplies and materials; order as neededUses disc grinder to smooth out, weld, or grind partsRepairs any improperly welded piecesOperates drill presses, power saws, grinders, metal lathes and variety of welding equipment and hand toolsVisualizes and develops models to fabricate other special assignmentsMaintains safe and clean working environment by complying with all safety procedures, rules and regulationsAll other duties assignedQualifications:Minimum 1 year experience welding in a manufacturing environment is preferredKnowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices and procedures of weldingCompetent at basic dimensional measuring and math; as well as the ability to quickly learn the use of precision measurement toolsAbility to work under limited supervisionAbility to work independently and with a teamPhysical DemandsRoutinely sitting, walking, standing, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, climbing, stooping, reaching and handlingWorking near moving mechanical parts; near noise routinely, and exposed to outdoor elements