Welder B

Website Michigan Sugar Company

Welder B Job Highlights

Title Welder B
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Bay City, MI, United States
Company Michigan Sugar Company

Company Profile

Michigan Sugar Company is an agricultural cooperative, that specializes in the processing of beet sugar. The company produces and provides quality sugar products to customers under the Pioneer® Sugar and Big Chief® Sugar brands.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Welder B who will be responsible for supporting the factory operation during the sugar beet harvesting season; August through March/April and maintenance welding projects during the inter-campaign.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Required to become certified in SMAW on 5” pipe in 2g and 5g positions every two years
  • Must pass Michigan Sugar weld test.

Work Experience

  • Possess previous physical labor experience (required)


  • Perform welding repairs to support plant uptime as needed.
  • Complete Work orders and weld projects in a timely fashion.
  • May be asked to cover different positions or shifts if necessary or other duties at any time.


  • Knowledge of welding processes such as SMAW and GMAW
  • Knowledge of welding safety and confined space procedures.
  • Ability to follow instructions are given and complete tasks working alone or together with other employees.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to verify dimensions, and draw and fabricate from blueprints and schematics.
  • Bending, stooping, and twisting to reach areas for repair on piping, equipment, or tanks.
  • Climbing stairs and ladders and working on catwalks around equipment.
  • Exposure to both high and low temperatures.
  • Exposure to various weather conditions.
  • Knowledge of proper personal protective equipment.
  • Occasional lifting or carrying items 40-50 lbs.
  • Operation of forklifts, tractors, skid-steers, gantry cranes, and rigging equipment.
  • Operation of hand or power tools.
  • Working in confined spaces and close quarters periodically.

Work Conditions

  • This is an 8-hour shift welding position.
  • This position may require working overtime hours past shift occasionally as well as working weekends and holidays.
  • Some heavy lifting, and the ability to work in heights, holes, and various weather conditions may be required.


  • The offers a competitive salary, opportunity for professional growth, and provides excellent medical insurance 100% company paid.
  • A comprehensive benefits package includes dental and life insurance, 401k match, paid holidays, vacation, sick leave, and more.

Employer’s Statement

Michigan Sugar Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

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