Website Johnson Controls

Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Manufacturing Operations
Location Lexington, KY, United States
Company Johnson Controls

Company Profile

Johnson Controls transforms the environments where people live, work, learn, and play. From optimizing building performance to improving safety and enhancing comfort, it drives the outcomes that matter most. The company is dedicated to protecting the environment and delivers promise in industries such as healthcare, education, data centers, and manufacturing.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Welder who will weld metal components together with brazing and a variety of arc and gas welding equipment to fabricate or repair products for commercial indoor air handling equipment by performing the following duties.

Educational Level

  • Not mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Proven experience as a welder
  • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA, etc.)
  • Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers, etc.)
  • Professional Certification (e.g. an AWS welding certificate) will be a plus


  • Completes quality checks, documents results, and takes appropriate corrective action.
  • Operates spot welder to assemble parts.
  • Performs related tasks such as thermal cutting and grinding.
  • Positions and clamps together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.
  • Reads and interprets prints, work instructions, and drawings to fabricate metal parts.
  • Repairs broken or cracked parts; fills holes, and increases the size of metal parts.
  • Repairs purchased materials as needed utilizing welding, brazing, spot welding, and similar skills.
  • Responsible for correcting or reporting unsafe conditions observed within the plant.
  • Responsible for reporting work-related injuries and near misses to supervision.
  • Responsible for wearing all required PPE and following applicable safety/environmental rules.
  • Welds metal parts together using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes.


  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
  • Deftness and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face shield, gloves, etc.)
  • Proficient in English
  • Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required

Working Conditions

  • Ability to work in a noisy, dusty, industrial/manufacturing environment, and be exposed to non-toxic fumes, chemicals, grease, and oils.
  • Ability to work with machinery and moving parts.
  • Ability to operate cranes, trucks, and motor vehicles.
  • Ability to work with moving vehicles, ladders, and scaffolding.
  • Ability to work at heights, and in confined spaces.
  • Ability to properly lift/carry/push/pull/manipulate/transport up to 30 lbs.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs., and frequently lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Ability to work in a non-climate-controlled environment.
  • Ability to work in repetitive motions and pressure involving fingers, hands, and wrists.
  • The work requires some physical exertion such as long periods of standing or walking over hard concrete surfaces.
  • Exposure to recurring bending, crouching, stooping, kneeling, sitting, climbing, stretching, or similar activities.
  • Ability to reach high levels.
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and communicate in the English Language
  • Must have the physical strength and ability to frequently work more than 40 hours weekly.


  • The company offers a competitive benefits package.

Employer’s Statement

Johnson Controls is an Equal Employment Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.johnsoncontrols.com.

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