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Welder - 2nd Shift

Jackson, MN 56143

Job Category: Manufacturing Job ID: BB18746371 Pay Rate: $18-25 / hour Jobs Office: Jackson

Job Description

Looking for a new welding job in Southern Minnesota? Check out this 2nd shift opening! Doherty Staffing Solutions is partnering with a leading manufacturing company in Jackson, MN. We are seeking candidates for a Welder role on 2nd shift (3:00pm-12:30am). Compensation for this contract opportunity is $18.00-$25.00 per hour, depending on skills and experience. 
What you'll do as a Welder: 
  • Positions parts in jigs or fixtures on bench or floor, or clamps parts together along layout marks.
  • Selects torch, torch tip, filler rod and flux, according to blueprints or type and thickness of metal.
  • Connects regulator valves and hoses to oxygen and fuel gas cylinders, and welding torch.
  • Turns regulator valves to activate flow of gases, lights torch and adjusts gas mixture and pressure, to obtain desired flame.
  • Examines weld for bead size and other specifications.
  • Repairs broken or cracked metal objects, fills holes, and builds up metal parts.
  • Applies flux to work piece instead of filler rod.
  • Preheats work piece in furnace or with torch.
  • Lays out, positions, and tack welds work pieces.
  • Welds along vertical or overhead weld lines.
  • Scarfs or grooves weld prior to applying filler metal.
What you'll bring to the Welder role: 
  • Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from 2-year college or technical school; or 6-months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to present numerical data effectively
  • Ability to read and write in English.
  • Ability to prioritize and use time effectively.
  • Ability to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations. 
Don't miss out on this welding opening on 2nd shift in Jackson! Click APPLY NOW to complete our mobile-friendly, online application. For questions or additional details about the Welder role on 2nd shift, please call our Jackson jobs office directly at (507) 847-3604.
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