• Welder

    Posted: 11/21/2021

    REPORTS TO:  Shop Manager or Ag Production Sprvsr                   DEPARTMENT:  Structural or Mfg
     
    JOB SUMMARY:  Responsible for Structural or Ag Production department welding projects. 
     
    DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Welder has knowledge of commonly used welding concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on pre-established guidelines to perform the job.  
    Specifically in Structural: 

    1. Weld in GMAW Process.
    2. Read and interpret weld symbols. 
    3. Use a torch, hand held plasma torch, carbon arc. 
    Specifically in Ag Production:
    1. Follow weld marking requirements. 
    2. Learn full-pen welds. 
    3. Ensure completed welds are of acceptable visual quality.
    Specifically in both: 
    1. Operate overhead cranes. 
    2. Utilize resources to ensure efficient and timely completion of work.
    3. Understand and follow all McFarlane quality and safety procedures.
    4. Perform additional duties as requested. 
    5. Regular attendance is an essential function of this position. 
     
    EDUCATION AND REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
    • High School Diploma or equivalent; technical degree in welding preferred.
    • Metal materials methods a plus. 
    • Able to read tape measure to the 1/16 of an inch. 
    • Proven self-starter with ability to work with minimal supervision; take instruction from bench leader, as needed.
    • Possess good interpersonal communication skills to work well with others. 
    • Strong problem solving skills. 
    • Strong attention to detail and accuracy. 
    • Ability to recognize quality expected and be able to reproduce it.
     SAFETY / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  While performing the duties of this position, team member is regularly required to walk, stand, use hands and fingers, grip; reach; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, bend, twist, squat; and talk and hear. Must be able to stand for prolonged periods. Ability to lift, push, pull and carry 50 lbs. Must be able to do repetitive work. Must wear proper PPE while in the production area. Welders must supply own welding helmet. Demonstrate accountability for all safety procedures. Physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform essential functions of welding role. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
     
    Compensation is based upon experience.  Eligible for Sign-On Bonus!  Competitive benefits package includes:  paid health (health savings account with limited match dollar for dollar), dental, vision, life and disability insurances, 401k with match, generous PTO accrual, paid holidays, safety-toed boot program and uniform subsidy, company sponsored events, flexible schedule, referral bonus program, Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Benefit,  generous McFarlanes’ Retail Service Center Employee Discount, and more!  To be considered for this opportunity, please apply in person or submit resume to:  McFarlane Mfg. Co., Human Resources, 780 Carolina Street, Sauk City, WI  53583, or email resume to HR@mcfarlanemfg.com