MIG Welder

Website Cornerstone Building Brands

MIG Welder Job Highlights

Title MIG Welder
Type Full Time
Experience 1 Year
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Lexington, TN, United States
Company Cornerstone Building Brands

Company Profile

Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of exterior building products, servicing commercial, residential, repair, and remodel markets.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a MIG Welder who will engage in the full scope of MIG weld processes on a variety of structural steel including (but not limited to) rigid frame columns, rafters, pipe, beam canopy rafters, small parts, clips, and special assemblies. Welded parts may include thin gauge, painted, or galvanized material.

Education Level

  • May require a High School Diploma
  • Possess a valid welding certification

Work Experience

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience welding in a production environment
  • Ability to obtain and maintain CWB and AWS welding certification following Cornerstone Building Brands welding procedures
  • Experience with forklift or overhead crane operation (a plus)


  • Ability to decide how much and what repairs to make for pin holes and burn-through caused by auto welder
  • Ability to decide when adjustment or gun manipulation needs to be altered
  • Ability to operate overhead crane and other lifting equipment
  • Ability to read a tape measure and blueprints to shop standard
  • Ability to train and teach proper welding procedures following manufacturing job procedures
  • Knows and understands all safety rules and precautions necessary for working in and about a manufacturing environment
  • Maintains continuous improvement practices in the work area
  • Responsible for coordination of welder settings, gun speed/travel, and gas flow with observed condition of bead
  • Responsible for holding beads to specified shapes, sizes, and penetrations while maintaining the quality of the product
  • Responsible for keeping numerical and alphabetical sequences correct.


  • Ability to read blueprints and drawings
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment
  • Ability to work effectively to meet deadlines
  • Comfort and familiarity with power hand tools
  • General mathematical knowledge and proficiency with basic measuring instruments
  • Willingness to train, certify, and operate forklift and overhead crane
  • Regularly required to talk or hear
  • Thorough knowledge of welding techniques
  • High attention to detail in a fast-paced production environment.


  • The company provides a comprehensive benefits package, paid time off on day one, and mentorship support to ensure successful team member growth and development.
  • Overtime is anticipated.

Employer’s Statement

Cornerstone Building Brands is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.cornerstonebuildingbrands.com.

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