Elwood Staffing is a leading staffing firm that specializes in clerical, industrial, technical and managerial placements.
At Elwood Staffing, we recognize that you are a uniquely qualified individual and we take the time to carefully match you to one of our excellent job opportunities. Our close consideration of your individual needs is how we have become one of Southern Pennsylvania's largest staffing companies! Currently, we are seeking experienced Welders for a position with a Company located in the Jonestown, PA area.
This is a Temp-to-Hire and is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing company! Welders may be assigned to Steel, Aluminum, Galvanized or Stainless Steel welding operations. Most positions are MIG welding with some stick and TIG operations. These are generally day shift, 6: 00am until 2: 30 pm positions with opportunity for overtime. Welders must be able to apply full PPE during welding operations and practice safe work habits. Welders must be able to read a tape measure, shop drawings, blueprints and work orders. Welder must be able to read and communicate in English. Welders work in various physical positions and must be able to lift up to 75 pounds. Welders work in various departments throughout the company and throughout the day generally assists in the assembly process. Welder MIG Welder Stick Welder
Assists co-workers as may be required for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment.
Fabricates a wide variety of metal structures from oral directions, sketches, drawings and blueprints.
Welding metal doors, jambs, frames, security bard, thresholds, handrails, guardrails, ensuring that components are in safe condition.
Maintains equipment, tools, and supplies for the purpose of ensuring the availability and functioning of required items and ensuring safety.
Prepares work orders, requisitions, drawings, sketches and documents activities, providing written reference and/or conveying information.
Transports various items (e.G. Tools, equipment, supplies, etc.) ensuring the availability of materials required at the job site.
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Job Requirements & Qualifications: Skills, Knowledge and Abilities SKILLS are required to perform single, technical tasks with a potential need to upgrade skills in order to
meet changing job conditions. Specific skills required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include:
Operating equipment used in welding of sheet metal; preparing and maintaining accurate records; and adhering to safety practices. KNOWLEDGE is required to perform basic math; read a variety of manuals, write documents following prescribed formats, and/or present information to others; and solve practical problems. Specific knowledge required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job includes:
Safety practices and procedures; materials, equipment, tools, procedures, practices and techniques of modem fabrication and welding equipment; and properties and qualities of various metals and associated fusing temperatures. ABILITY is required to schedule activities and/or meetings; gather and/or collate data; and consider a number of factors when using equipment. Ability is also required to work with a diversity of individuals and/or groups; work with similar types of data; and utilize a variety of types of job-related equipment. FLEXIBILITY is required to work with others in a variety of circumstances; and operate equipment using a variety of processes.
In working with others, Problem solving with data requires independent interpretation of guidelines; and problem solving with equipment is significant. Specific abilities required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: communicating with diverse groups; meeting deadlines and schedules; and maintaining effective working relationships. Candidate responsibilities:
Working under limited supervision using standardized practices and/or methods; providing information and/or advising others; and operating within a defined budget. Utilization of some resources from other work units is often required to perform the job's functions. Physical Requirements: The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands:
Significant lifting, carrying. Pushing. And/or pulling; some climbing and balancing; frequent stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling; and significant fine finger dexteritv.
Generally, the job requires 30% sitting, 35% walking, and 35% standing.
The job is performed under minimal temperature variations and some hazardous conditions. Specific Job Skills: Having welding and mechanical aptitude. Computer skills: Basic computer skills are a definite a plus. Literacy and Numeric: Able to read blueprints, various types of measuring devices. The Company will supply required PPE; however, the employee is responsible for his safety footwear (steel toe shoes/boots required).
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