WESTERN MANUFACTURING LTD. IS GROWING AN IN NEED OF SKILLED WELDERS THAT ARE INTERESTED IN GROWING WITH US. WE HAVE A GREAT WORK LIFE BALANCE, COMPETITIVE WAGES, BENEFITS AND A TEAM THAT IS NEXT DEDICATED IN SUPPORTING EACH OTHER.
The position of Journeyman Welder includes, but is not limited to production welding, service & repair welding, prototype building, and fitter welding. Responsibilities will include the fabrication of custom prototypes from supplied drawings, fabrication of custom jigs and fixtures to produce production parts that meet customer specifications, as well as the fabrication of metal structures using jigs and fixtures in a high paced production environment.
The use of various hand tools, machinery and equipment will be required to manufacture metal products. This position will work with Supervisors and Lead Hands to ensure continuous improvements in work cells, hitting quotas, welding according to pre-set parameters using MIG, ARC and TIG welding processes.
The ability to scan in and out of work orders is a must. The Journeyman Welder will be required to assist the Design Department through the Operations Manager with insight and knowledge of superior manufacturing methods, perform random maintenance on returned products to be refurbished or re-worked to customer specifications, and have strong knowledge and skill in operating all metalworking machinery.
Additionally the Journeyman Welder will be required to read and understand production drawings, blueprints, work orders, other written instructions and working with apprentices in a team work cell environment to build their skills and understanding.
Remuneration: Based on Experience
Location: Grande Prairie, AB, Canada
Category: Trades - Welder