Huntington Steel & Suply Co.

40 hours/week

Monday through Thursday: 2:30 pm - 12:30 am

Work flexible hours with overtime if required

SUMMARY: Joins parts using knowledge of welding techniques and within the allowed parameters of the Welding Procedure Specifications.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Weld or tack weld metal parts together (flat, horizontal, vertical or overhead positions) using GMAW or SMAW processes.
  • Inquire if material types appear dissimilar.
  • Properly assemble oxy/fuel torch and set pressures accordingly.
  • Preheats work pieces preparatory to welding or bending, using oxy/fuel torch.
  • Operate overhead cranes.
  • Operate forklifts
  • Cleans work pieces, using file, scraper, wire brush or grinder.
  • Understand General Weld symbols
  • Weld in 2 positions (vertical/flat)
  • Certified in accordance with Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS’s) written by Huntington Steel & Supply Co and in accordance with the American Welding Society criteria/standards.
  • General drawing knowledge (are all parts there?)
  • Follow WPS’s and properly setup/adjust welding machine volts, amps, wire speed, and shielding gas flow rate.
  • Ability to identify various types of materials
  • Capable of completing various types of paperwork
  • Ability to correctly use the timekeeping system
  • Capable of completing various types of paperwork with 95% accuracy
  • Efficiency evaluation of at least 90%
  • Quality evaluation of at least 90%
  • Other duties as assigned.

JOB-RELATED CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Follows safety rules/practices and is safety conscious at all times.
  • Maintains a good attitude with customers and company employees.
  • Must have good hygiene, work ethic, understand punctuality and ability to work independently.
  • Works in teams to produce quality and appropriate quantities of products to meet customer needs.
  • Possess an energetic, enthusiastic and self-starting attitude.
  • Possess good math skills
  • Possess excellent measuring skills, with ability to read and understand foot/inch/fractions down to 1/32 of an inch.
  • Maintain a good attitude toward fast paced change, lean manufacturing and multi-tasking.
  • Dependable and regular attendance necessary.

Company Name
Huntington Steel & Suply Co.
Address
Huntington, WV 25701
Requirements

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Individuals must be able to perform each essential duty at a minimum satisfactory level.
  • Individuals must possess the required education/experience, job related characteristics and specialized skills/certifications.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma or general education degree (GED).

SPECIALIZED SKILLS/CERTIFICATION:

  • Certified in accordance with Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS’s) written by Huntington Steel & Supply Co and in accordance with the American Welding Society criteria/standards.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The physical demands described here are representatives of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.

  • Climb ladders
  • Able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Factory setting; hot and cold temperatures; noisy conditions.
  • Able to lift 80 lbs.
Salary
$13 - $15 an hour
How to Apply

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