Website Sims Metal

Welder Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Brooklyn, NY, United States
Company Sims Metal

Company Profile

Sims Metal, a division of Sims Limited, is a global leader in metal recycling. The company’s operations encompass the buying, processing, and selling of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. It provides customized recycling services to meet the individual needs of commercial and industrial scrap metal producers, and we buy ferrous metal from metal dealers, peddlers, auto wreckers, demolition firms, and others who generate obsolete metal, and from manufacturers who generate industrial metal.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Welder who will weld or repair the production equipment, mobile equipment, roll-off containers, hoppers, and storage containers for all the facilities.

Educational Qualification

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 2 to 3 years of torch and welding experience
  • 4+ years similar equipment maintenance experience

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with the maintenance manager when any mobile equipment will be repaired.
  • Diagnosis equipment failures and provide recommendations for proper repair course of action.
  • Ensure that all equipment complies with regulatory agencies operating standards.
  • Initiates purchase orders for parts and machines.
  • Reviews operator equipment inspection reports on a daily basis.

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Must be able to speak, read, and write English effectively for safety purposes

Work Environment

  • Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles and outside weather conditions.
  • Frequently exposed to high, precarious places and vibration.
  • Occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock; explosives and risk of radiation.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.
  • Frequently required to sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and talk or hear.
  • Occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Benefits/Perks

  • The company offers competitive pay and a range of attractive benefits.

Other Requirements

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Employer’s Statement

Sims Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company does not discriminate with regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, marital or familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, housing status, source of income, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws.

To apply for this job please visit careers.simsltd.com.

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