Website WernerCo

Welder Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time
Experience 6-12 Months
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Crystal Lake, IL, United States
Company WernerCo

Company Profile

WernerCo provides manufacturing and distribution of aluminum and fiberglass ladders, light-duty construction equipment, fall protection equipment, and similar products.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a welder with good welding experience for its management and manufacturing activities.

Educational Qualification

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

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 6-12 months of experience
  • Basic knowledge of welding processes and techniques, welding symbols, and blueprint reading.


  • Follow all safety rules and keep the work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • Monitor the parts used and the parts required for production, and notify the supervisor of material requirements and shortages
  • Obtain designated parts from the basket, stack all, skid, or floor
  • Operate grinder to remove excess burrs, welding wire, etc. as necessary
  • Operate welder to produce parts/product
  • Perform visual and periodic measurement inspections of parts/products to maintain conformance with quality standards, using prints as the guide
  • Place completed products on conveyor lines, or to the floor, basket, or stack all as designated
  • Record production output on daily reports, including part/model number and quantities
  • Report to supervisor or Maintenance any mechanical problems with the welder
  • Set up welder, make necessary adjustments, and replace spool of welding wire and tips as necessary

Key Competencies

  • Written and verbal instructions, blueprints, and work orders.

Physical Requirements

  • Functions are normally performed in a space within 1 to 300 feet of the work area.
  • Parts must be obtained from storage. The average weight for parts carried is between 40-50 lbs. (maximum 75 lbs.)
  • Standing, walking, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, talking, hearing, far and near activity, depth perception, visual accommodation.

Specific Job Functions

  • Forklift License if designated as the operator
  • Wire feed welder, tape measure, and hand tools used


WernerCo offers competitive salaries along with a comprehensive benefits package.

Benefits include-

  • Continuing Education/Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health and well-being programs
  • Retirement matching contributions and planning resources
  • Work-life programs

Employer’s Statement

WernerCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

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