TIG Welder

Welders join, cut and shape metal plate, pipework and composite materials in industries like aerospace, construction and civil engineering.

TIG Welder Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a TIG Welder to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains daily production logs;
  • Willingness to cross-train and perform the work of other job tasks in addition to the primary assigned position;
  • Read, understand, and follow job order specifications, engineering drawings, and/or work orders;
  • Meets expectations for attendance and punctuality;
  • Reading and understand blueprints, work orders, and weld call outs;
  • Perform a variety of complicated tasks, as assigned;
  • Understand material heat reactions;
  • Safety procedures and regulations must be conformed to at all times;
  • Must be quality and detailed oriented;
  • Ensure completed components are stored in such a way that no damage will not occur while in transit to the next operation;
  • Must be able to read blueprints;
  • Maintain traceability as required throughout the fabrication process;
  • Use required measuring instruments and gauges to check and ensure parts meet dimensional requirements;
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision;
  • Have reliable attendance & able to work overtime/weekends.

Requirements:

  • Must be able to work at least 40 hours per week;
  • Must have knowledge of standard tools, materials, and practices of welding trades;
  • Manufacturing experience preferred, but not required;
  • Safety and customer service oriented;
  • Steel toes required;
  • Proficiency in English;
  • Candidates must be able to read prints, and have clear understanding of the manual welding process;
  • Experience in the welding of stainless, carbon steel;
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings;
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals;
  • Must be able to read and interrupt technical manuals as applicable;
  • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA etc.);
  • Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required;
  • Professional Certification (e.g. an AWS welding certificate) will be a plus;
  • Experience working in a fast pace work environment Must be a team player.