The Journeyman Welder interprets blueprints, specifications, diagrams or schematics to determine appropriate welding process. Joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniques. Being a Journeyman Welder is familiar with and complies with all safety requirements and protocols for working in a hazardous environment. Inspects completed welds to determine structural soundness. In addition, Journeyman Welder may prepare the materials and set up for a welding device or robot. May be required to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Journeyman Welder has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Working as a Journeyman Welder typically requires 3-5 years of related experience.
Welder Journeyman Job Description Template
Our company is looking for a Welder Journeyman to join our team.
- Lifting, moving, and holding or clamping work pieces to table, into jigs, or into position as directed manually or by using pry bar;
- Moving work pieces, tools, and supplies, manually or by hand truck;
- Performing any combination of duties to assist workers in welding, brazing, and thermal and arc cutting activities;
- Thick to thin aluminum;
- Osha 10 preferred but not required;
- Can work in Albany area;
- Pass weld test;
- Building open MRI machines;
- Reliable transportation preferred but not required;
- Must be safe at all times, and wear P.P.E;
- This is a second shift position for arc welders.
- Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation;
- High standard of integrity and professionalism;
- Drug free at all times;
- 4 years of experience with Stick, Mig, Tig, Flux Core welding;
- 2+ years of experience with Stick, Mig, Tig, Flux Core welding;
- Drug free.