Website JBT Corporation

Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Lakeland, FL, United States
Company JBT Corporation

Company Profile

John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT) is a leading global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food and beverage industry with a focus on proteins, liquid foods, and automated guided vehicles.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Welder who will ensure manufacturing and assembly operations; and the business generating a consistently suitable output of products, that meet required quality standards.

The position will report directly to the Production Supervisor.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Experience

  • 2 years of trades training or minimum 1-year experience in an industrial environment


  • Administrative – Ensuring jobs are processed by order of priority through proper use of dispatch or as instructed.
  • Welding – Performing welding on a variety of materials including aluminum, stainless steel, and mild steel.
  • Inventory, Parts, and Equipment Maintenance
  • Quality Control – Detecting and reporting defective material
  • Safety – Meeting all monthly safety requirements as established by the HSE Department among other responsibilities.


  • Ability to perform MIG welding on a variety of materials including aluminum, stainless steel, and mild steel
  • Ability to perform TIG welding on thin gauge stainless steel material
  • Ability to purge weld stainless steel tubing to provide sanitary quality weld
  • Knowledge of blueprints and layout work
  • Knowledge of standard weld symbols
  • Knowledge of weld grinding and polishing techniques

Physical Demands

  • Applying pressure to an object with fingers and palms and perceiving the texture of parts
  • Handling moderate stress to complete work due to time constraints
  • Lifting parts or equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Receiving and conveying detailed instructions
  • Stepping up/down material handling equipment (forklift truck)
  • Stooping, crouching, reaching, walking, and standing for an entire shift
  • Using hand tools
  • Working 10 hours per day, 6 days a week for 12 months
  • Working around exposure from metal turnings, sharp metal edges, and moving machinery
  • Working around exposure to machinery noise, coolants and oils, and fumes from associated flammable aerosol products
  • Working around moving industrial machinery
  • Working in moderate to extreme heat or cold


  • 401(k) plan with company match – up to 6.5%
  • Company-paid Short-Term Disability, Long Term Disability, and Life Insurance
  • Medical, Dental, Vision coverage
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Sick pay
  • Tuition Reimbursement (eligible after 2 years)
  • Vacation pays

Employer’s Statement

JBT Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be recruited without any discrimination of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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

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