Website Samuel, Son & Co.

Cathode Welder Job Highlights

Title Cathode Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Not Indicated
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Tucson, AZ, United States
Company Samuel, Son & Co.

Company Profile

Samuel is a leading global network of integrated metal manufacturing, processing, and distribution divisions-providing seamless access to metals, industrial products, and related value-added services.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Cathode Welder to join its team manufacturing works.

Role Requirements-

  • Detects equipment malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine, within capabilities, controls, or control media as required to ensure the quality of production.
  • Handling and moving objects- Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials
  • Making decisions and Solving problems – Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solutions and solve problems
  • Responsible for keeping equipment and work area clean and orderly and performing basic preventative maintenance functions on equipment.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants may be required to have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • The candidates are expected to have previous work experience.


  • Check the surface finish on both sides of all stainless steel sheets prior to set-up of cathode
  • Collect data from jiggers and turn in inspection forms daily
  • Correct welding defects
  • Identify safety hazards on or around jigs including but not limited to: identifying legibility of calibration stickers, replacing, removing, and reporting tools to be removed from the shop floor and sent to the machine shop for identification, re-calibration, and/or disposal.
  • Inspect all welds and record required information on a C-1 form, ensure the new plate traceability is maintained
  • Mark questionable stainless Hold for Review (HFR) and place on designated palates.
  • Properly set prepared header bars, stainless steel plates, and properly secure assembled cathodes in the welding jig.
  • Responsible for quality control
  • Set up the welding machine to current welding parameters specified by the current welding procedure specifications (WPS)
  • Setting jigs for a project
  • Verify the jigger calibration window with a completed calibration sticker on the tool
  • Welders must maintain and check welding jig for square parameters, dimensions, and verticality
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Be able to successfully demonstrate the safe, efficient, and correct operation of machine tools.
  • Must be able to communicate in English (both written and oral) as it relates to the job
  • Must be able to lift 50 to 75 lbs.
  • Must be adaptable to an ever-changing work environment, and is able to deal with delays or unexpected events
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible shifts and change work schedules
  • Willing to work in a team environment

Physical Requirements

  • Sitting, standing, kneeling, laying, stooping, crawling, reaching, pulling, lifting up to 50lbs regularly and 75lbs occasionally typing, and visual acuity.

Work Environment

  • Manufacturing environment: May be exposed to loud noises, changing temperatures, machinery with moving parts, and exotic materials.


  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid vacation and annual bonus
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • 401K plan with company match up to 5%
  • Opportunities for training, advancement, and career growth

Employer’s Statement

Samuel is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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