1+ months

Heavy Equipment Welder

Carrollton, Georgia 30117
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Brad Cole Construction (BCC) was founded in 1977 and provides site development, infrastructure improvement and heavy civil construction services for complex construction projects and a wide range of clients. With the motto “strength to build on” the company services the industrial, power, government, transportation, and commercial industries.EQUIPMENT OPERATOR JOB

HEAVY EQUIPMENT WELDER JOB DESCRIPTION

Division/Department: Equipment and Assets Reports to: Director of Equipment and Assets Job Code:
Job Classification: Hourly

Updated: 5-25-2022
Brad Cole Construction Co., Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.

BASIC FUNCTION

A Welder will fabricate and assemble metal structures and equipment through the use of welders, cutters, shapers and measuring tools. A Welder will produce metal products according to employer specifications. They will use multiple welding machines to repair and maintain metal equipment and structures of various sizes. The Welder will read and interpret diagrams, sketches and blueprints to determine operations, required materials and timeframes for projects.

The Welder will set up, operate and maintain welding equipment. They understand and implement personal and company safety measures by wearing specialized goggles, helmets and gloves. Communication skills are essential to work with team members and converse with customers and clients.

RESPONSIBILITIES & GENERAL JOB DUTIES:

  • Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures
  • Read ISO Metric Drawings
  • Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
  • Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material withpowered saws to match measurements)
  • Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
  • Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
  • Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in variouspositions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
  • Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
  • Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
  • Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

REQUIREMENTS

• Proven experience as certified structural welder
• Experienceusingavarietyofweldingequipmentandprocedures(TIG,MMAetc.) • Experienceinusingelectricalormanualtools(saws,squares,calipersetc.)
• Abilitytoreadandinterprettechnicaldocumentsanddrawings

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  • Knowledgeofrelativesafetystandardsandwillingnesstouseprotectiveclothing(face- shield, gloves etc.)
  • Deftnessandattentiontodetail
  • ProficientinEnglish
  • Successfulcompletionofarelevantapprenticeshipprogramisrequired
  • ProfessionalCertification(e.g.anAWSweldingcertificate)willbeaplus

POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Saturday. This position frequently requires long hours and weekend work.

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers wear protective clothing and goggles for safety.
  • Welders and cutters may work outdoors, often in inclement weather, or indoors,sometimes in a confined area designed to contain sparks and glare.
  • When working outdoors, they may work on a scaffold or platform high off the ground.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
  • Arm-Hand Steadiness — The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
  • Manual Dexterity — The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
  • Written Comprehension — The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Extent Flexibility — The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs.
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Information Ordering — The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order orpattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters,

    words, pictures, mathematical operations).

  • Visualization — The ability to imagine how something will look after it is moved aroundor when its parts are moved or rearranged.
  • Multilimbed Coordination — The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example,two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down. It

    does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion.

  • Mathematical Reasoning — The ability to choose the right mathematical methods orformulas to solve a problem.

    OTHER DUTIES

    Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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Posted: 2022-10-07 Expires: 2023-10-07

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Heavy Equipment Welder

Brad Cole Construction
Carrollton, Georgia 30117

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