Maintenance Fabricator

Website Great Dane

Maintenance Fabricator Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Fabricator
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Terre Haute, IN, United States
Company Great Dane

Company Profile

Great Dane engineers durable and high-quality trailers and truck bodies that include flatbeds, reefers, refrigerated and platform trailers, dry vans, truck bodies, and manufacturing.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Maintenance Fabricator who can perform the fabrication process on metal components (carbon, steel, galvanneal, stainless steel, etc.), using several types of general and specific equipment, in the production of semi-trailers.

Typical equipment used consists of brake presses, shears, and additional specialized equipment that allows for the shaping or cutting of metal components.

Educational Qualification

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

Work Experience

  • Proven experience as a welder (MIG and stick)
  • Experience with manual mill and/or lathe not required but preferred


  • Align components using a tape measure, rulers, etc., and clamp pieces.
  • Create jigs and fixtures that improve product assembly
  • Cut material with a band saw to match prints
  • Great Dane Terre Haute is expanding
  • Read blueprints and drawings, take or read measurements to plan layout and weld procedures.
  • Reports to Maintenance Supervisor
  • Set up components for welding according to specifications. Some jobs will have verbal specifications, but not a formal drawing.
  • Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal, or overhead).


  • Ability to operate a band saw, forklift, drill press properly and safely
  • Accept instructions and duties in a positive manner
  • Consistently adhere to, and support, company policies and procedures
  • Desire to improve plant safety and environmental conditions
  • Excellent communicator, in verbal and written forms
  • Read blueprints
  • Self-starter capable of completing job duties with medium to low supervision
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Team player
  • Treat all co-workers with dignity and respect


  • 401k
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Benefits
  • Competitive Pay
  • Insurance
  • Pension
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Employer’s Statement

Great Dane is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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