Website Tenneco

Certified Welder Job Highlights

Title Certified Welder
Type Full Time (2nd/3rd Shift)
Experience 3 Months
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Ligonier, IN, United States
Company Tenneco

Company Profile

Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers, and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Certified Welder who will operate manual and automatic MIG welding stations at a standardized production rate along with performing forklift and machine operation functions.

Support production operations by contributing to process improvement and efficiency plans.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants must have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have a minimum of 3 months of related experience as a MIG welder


  • Actively participate in team meetings associated with quality, safety, and production.
  • Assemble and MIG weld components to the muffler, inlet, and outlets.
  • Attach identifying tags and labels on racks, pallets, or other containers.
  • Ensure environmental tasks correlating with the TA Environmental Policy are performed within the specifications of EMS.
  • Load/Unload assembly parts and/or materials from racks and containers.
  • Operate automatic weld machine.
  • Perform computerized production, shipping, and receiving responsibilities.
  • Perform minor maintenance operations on machinery.
  • Perform quality tasks that correlate with the TA World Wide Quality Policy, Q1, and QS/TS certifications.
  • Perform other essential duties as assigned.


  • Must have the ability to read and comprehend written instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Must have the ability to write basic correspondence.
  • Must have the ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the company.

Work Environment

  • May be exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes, or airborne particles and operates in extreme heat or cool climate conditions.
  • Occasionally exposed to vibration.
  • Employees are required to wear appropriate personal protective equipment to assist in promoting a safe work environment.
  • Employees perform reactive maintenance to facility property and equipment and preventive maintenance as availability permits.
  • Employees will also perform other essential duties as assigned.

Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to stand for 6-8 hours during a normal shift.
  • Frequently is required to walk 10-15 feet, multiple times per normal shift.
  • Frequently lift, rotate, clamp and/or move up to 35 pounds multiple times per day within the normal shift.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include color-coding distinction, close vision, distance vision, and depth perception.

Employer’s Statement

Tenneco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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