Welder

Company: Northern Tool ( Learn More )

General Information
US-MN-Faribault
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Full-Time
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Job Description PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:

To efficiently produce high quality products through wire feed welding.

MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:

Produces high quality Northern Tool products through wire feed welding.
Set ups and operates various welding equipment.
Drives forklift to move product as needed.
Assists in the fabrication department. Operates various machines as needed.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Keeps supervisor informed of important developments, potential problems and related information necessary for effective management. Coordinates and communicates plans and activities with others, as appropriate to ensure a coordinated work effort and team approach.

Performs related work as assigned or apparent.

QUALIFICATIONS:

High School education or equivalent.
2-year Vo-tech certification or equivalent experience.
Excellent blue print reading skills.
Ability to work a schedule based on the understanding of responsibilities and priorities.
Ability to accurately read and match numbers.
Ability to understand and follow verbal and written directions and communicate to personnel.
Ability to maintain a positive attitude and work in a manner that promotes a safe working environment.
Ability to contribute to the team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Ability to obtain equipment license or power equipment certification as required.
Demonstrates Northern Tool + Equipment’s 12 Core Competencies.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Ability to stand and walk throughout the facility during required length of the shift.
Frequently required bend, stoop, push and pull objects.
Regularly required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.
Specific vision abilities include depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Ability to talk and hear.
Ability to lift up to 70-100 pounds on a continuous basis.
Ability to work at heights up to 35 feet.
Ability to operate forklift, motorized pallet jack or other power equipment as necessary.


SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:
None


PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:

Protective footwear (steel-toe boots/shoes)
Protective eyewear required.
Protective hearing required.
Welding helmet
Welding gloves
Welding cape/sleeves
APPROVAL:___________________________________

This document is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an entire list of all activities, tasks and skills required of people in the position.
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