Welder

Website Hastings Irrigation Pipe Company

Welder Job Highlights

Title Welder (1st shift)
Type Full Time
Experience 1 Year
Function Production
Location Freeman, SD, United States
Company Hastings Irrigation Pipe Company

Company Profile

Hastings Irrigation manufactures, designs, and distributes light metal products for industries like agricultural, construction, architectural, energy/oil, electronic communication, marine/boating, and meteorological systems,

Hastings Irrigation Pipe Company is a member of The Irrigation Association.

Job Profile

The company needs a welder who can weld metal components together with a variety of arc and gas welding equipment to fabricate or repair products as specified by layout, welding diagram, or blueprint.

Bolts, clamps, and tack-welds parts to secure in position for welding.

Note: This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Educational Qualification

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have at least one year of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Adapts to changes in the work environment; ability to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
  • Conserves organizational resources.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; monitors own work to ensure quality.
  • Ensures attendance and punctuality by being at work on time and ensures responsibilities are covered when absent.
  • Follows all policies and procedures as established by the company.
  • Follows the direction and instruction of the management team.
  • Listens and gets clarification; expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; able to read and interpret written information.
  • Meets productivity standards.
  • Observes safety and security procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions and uses equipment and materials properly.
  • Offers assistance and support to co-workers.

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Ability to apply concepts of basic geometry.
  • Ability to calculate figures, proportions, area, circumference, and read a tape measure and protractor.
  • Ability to complete required paperwork.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Ability to interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, blueprints, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos,
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to use hands to perform various job duties; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
  • Frequently required to stand and sit.
  • Occasionally required to walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Must lift and/or move up to 10 pounds regularly, up to 25 pounds frequently, and up to 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Specific vision abilities include close and distance visions, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

  • The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, outside weather conditions, and vibration.
  • The noise level is usually loud.

Employer’s Statement

Hastings Irrigation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for this job please visit www.hastingsirrigation.com.