Website Tenneco

Welder Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time (1st/2nd/3rd shift)
Experience Indicated
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Kansas City, MO, United States
Company Tenneco

Company Profile

Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers, and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Welder who will apply appropriate welding processes to meet specifications.

Inspect and repair welds as needed to support the production and assembly of exhaust pipe components.

Perform as an active team member in performing other tasks within the cell.

Tends one or more machine tools, special purpose machines, industrial robots, or hand welders to machine metal work pieces to specifications on a production rate basis.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • Must pass weld test and as a MIG welder


  • Adds coolant to machine reservoir and turns valve to start the flow of coolant.
  • Cleans machined parts.
  • Files, sands, or shapes machined parts.
  • Inspects and measures machined work pieces to verify conformance to specifications.
  • Lifts workpiece manually or using a hoist and secure workpiece in a fixture or loads automatic feeding device.
  • Mig welds product parts to specification either by machine or manually.
  • Moves machine controls and guides to adjust the machine.
  • Replaces worn machine accessories such as cutting tools or brushes.
  • Starts machine, engages feed and observes operation.
  • Tends machines and equipment other than machine tools.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


  • Ability to adapt to frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events
  • Ability to effectively multi-task
  • Ability to read and follow all manuals and standardized work instructions
  • Effective communication skills are required, both verbal and written
  • Follow all negotiated changes, projects, and orders through to full completion
  • Posses ability to work independently
  • Possess a satisfactory work record and acceptable attendance record
  • Possess a strong work ethic
  • Quality minded individual
  • Solid organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proven troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

Employer’s Statement

Tenneco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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