Website Philippi-Hagenbuch

Fitter/Welder Job Highlights

Title Fitter/Welder
Type Full Time (1st shift)
Experience Not Indicated
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Peoria, IL, United States
Company Philippi-Hagenbuch

Company Profile

Philippi-Hagenbuch is a global leader in customized off-highway truck haulage enhancements including Autogate Tailgates, Water Tanks, Truck Bodies, Trailers, Load Ejectors, and Sideboards.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Fitter/Welder who will take the finished products from the Torch, Press, and Machine Shop Departments and read prints to fit together and weld assemblies.

Primarily use flat MIG wire and out-of-position dual shield. All welding is done without fixturing and the thickness of the material generally runs from 3/16″ to 5/8″.

Educational Qualification

  • No education level is mentioned, yet applicants may be required a High School Diploma

Work Experience

  • Flat MIG wire welding experience
  • Out-of-position dual shield welding experience
  • Print reading and fitting experience


  • Adhering to all safety policies
  • Clocking to jobs using a barcode scanning system
  • Cross-training to assist in other departments as needed
  • Grinding out inferior-quality welds and reworking as needed
  • Maintaining cleanliness and organization of the department
  • MIG and dual shield welding
  • Operating a hand torch and hand plasma torch
  • Performing material handling operations as needed (training available)
  • Reading and interpreting prints, assembly drawings, and Bill of Materials
  • Visually inspecting the quality of work
  • Welding from a variety of positions, e.g. flat, vertical, and overhead


  • Ability to drive for travel requirements
  • Openness to travel (1 week per quarter or less) for onsite production installation and warranty work


  • Medical Benefits
  • Paid Time off Benefits
  • Retirement Benefits – 401(k)
  • Additional Benefits

Employer’s Statement

Philippi-Hagenbuch is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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