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Production Welder at APEX Tool in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Job Description:

General Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Attend work on the established schedule without excessive absenteeism.
  • Follow all safe work practices.
  • Maintain professional attitude.
  • Effectively communicate with co-workers, supervisors, management, visitors and temporary employees
  • Assist with training and development of all work associates.
  • Support flexibility in work processes, procedures, and schedules.
  • Actively participate in the team environment.
  • Promote continuous improvement and associate engagement.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs welding work and activities required for the production of Apex products.
  • Weld components in vertical positions.
  • Weld components at a fast pace and in a downward motion.
  • Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt components to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.
  • Select and install troches, torch tips and filler rods according to chart specifications or types and thicknesses.
  • Ignite torches or start power supplies and strike arcs by touching electrodes to metals being welded, completing electrical circuits.
  • Connect and turn regulator valves to activate and adjust gas flow and pressure so that the desired flames are obtained.
  • Recognize, set up and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Inspects initial product and makes adjustments necessary to produce the quality product.
  • Maintain equipment in good working condition and report all safety/maintenance concerns.
  • Moves materials within the work area.
  • Adheres to company policies and procedures to produce a quality product/service.
  • Reports unusual conditions or questionable items to supervisor.
  • Obeys all safety rules and regulations.
  • Keeps work area clean and orderly.
  • Maintains records as required.
  • Performs other duties as requested, directed or assigned.