Production Welder job in Claremore Pryor
Production Welder Summary: Performs journey-level welding in the fabrication of equipment parts, structures and other items. Performs related duties as assigned. ________________________________________ Essential Functions: 1. Cuts and/or joins metal parts in order to fabricate or repair parts / equipment. Using tools such as plasma cutter, mig welder, tig welder, arc welder, oxyacetylene torch, chop saw, grinder, drill press, clamps, and hand and power tools. 2. Designs and creates holding jigs to aid in the fabrication of parts in multiple numbers, using measuring devices, drawings, saw, and hand and power tools. 3. Maintains records of work completed in order to provide an accounting of activities in the welding shop. 4. Maintains inventory of supplies routinely used in the operation of the welding shop by inspecting stock and ordering goods as needed. ________________________________________ Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required: 1. The characteristics and properties of various metals used in the cutting, forming and welding of objects. 2. The properties of various welding rods and fluxes used in welding metals. 3. Occupational hazards and safety precautions, practices and procedures of the welding trade and fleet shops. 4. Identifying and using proper hand and power tools in a safe manner. 5. The use of various types of equipment and tools common to the welding trade (e.g., mig welder, tig welder, oxyacetylene torch, arc welder, plasma cutter, saw, drill press, grinder, etc.). 6. Maintaining welding shop equipment in serviceable condition. 7. Calculate mathematical problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, division on a calculator to determine weights, measurements, time and quantities. 8. Follow detailed oral and written instructions in the fabrication and installation or repair of requested equipment. 9. Read and interpret blueprints or sketches in fabricating equipment and other articles.. WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: May be required to move items up to 50 pounds for distances of up to 10 feet without assistance. May be required to stand, stoop, bend, kneel and squat for extended periods of time. May be exposed to fumes or dust, toxic or caustic chemicals, outdoor weather, moving mechanical parts and moderate to loud noise levels. Must wear appropriate protective gear and clothing as necessary.