Senior Specialty Welder (Butt Welder)

Website Arcosa

Senior Specialty Welder (Butt Welder) Job Highlights

Title Senior Specialty Welder – Butt Welder
Type Full Time (2nd shift)
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Ashland City, TN, United States
Company Arcosa

Company Profile

Arcosa provides infrastructure-related products and solutions with leading brands serving engineered structures, construction, and transportation markets.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Senior Specialty Welder (Butt Welder) who will apply appropriate welding processes to join, surface, fabricate, and repair parts of metal or other weldable materials according to layouts, work orders, blueprints, schematics, and sketches using manual, auto welding, or semi-automatic welding equipment.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have completed a High School

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum of 2 years of FCAW weld experience


  • Follow all safety rules and practices
  • Follow Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS)
  • Inspect your own welds to make sure all Quality requirements are met
  • May be involved in safety committees or initiatives
  • Proficiently perform welding positions like flat (1F), horizontal (2F), vertical (3F), and overhead (4F) fillet welds
  • Proficiently perform flat (1G), horizontal (2G), vertical (3G), and overhead (4G) groove welds
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Ability to read blueprints
  • May require extensive kneeling, bending, walking, or standing for long periods of time
  • May require working above ground (15 ft or more)
  • May require working in narrow or confined work spaces for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to climb ladders or stairs to reach objects; comfortable with heights
  • Must be able to inspect own finished welds to meet quality standards
  • Must be able to perform welding work while wearing all required personal protective equipment including, but not limited to, a filtering facepiece or tight-fitting respirator
  • Must demonstrate the ability to carbon arc gouge and to use the oxy-fuel cutting process
  • Satisfactorily pass vertical and overhead fillet welding as well as groove welding tests using manual and semi-automatic welding processes
  • Understand weld layout and processes


  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
  • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group


  • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
  • Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility
  • Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Employer’s Statement

Arcosa is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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