Website Watson Bowman Acme

Welder Fitter B Job Highlights

Title Welder Fitter B
Type Full Time
Experience 1-2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Amherst, NY, United States
Company Watson Bowman Acme

Company Profile

Watson Bowman Acme (WBA) is a brand of MBCC Group, a leading supplier of construction chemicals products and solutions with operating production facilities and sales offices. WBA designs, manufactures, and supplies innovative expansion control systems throughout the world and has technical expertise in providing infrastructure and commercial construction.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Welder Fitter who can bring fresh ideas to meet evolving customer demands in the construction industry while embracing sustainability and strong safety-conscious culture.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or Equivalency (required)
  • Additional course work with an emphasis on welding (preferred)

Work Experience

  • 2 or more years of welding experience in an industrial fabrication shop (required)
  • 1 year of experience in welding and assembly of expansion joint systems (preferred)


  • Assist other Welder/Fitters, Master Fitters, Forepersons, and Manufacturing Supervision staff as directed in the manufacture and assembly of metallic products supplied to the construction industry.
  • Responsible for the final assembly and welding of structural steel members used in expansion control systems to AWS standards, including strip seals, support boxes, sliders, etc.
  • Attention to safety and quality is essential to this position, as well as technical welding skills, and the skills necessary to assemble moderately complex expansion joints.


  • Ability to operate all fabrication equipment such as saws, stud welders, ironworkers, benders, drill presses, punches, shot blaster, and a variety of portable hand tools.
  • Ability to operate overhead cranes, jib cranes, tow motors, and other material handling equipment.
  • Ability to operate portable plasma burning machines and hand-burning torches.
  • Ability to read and understand shop drawings and other written instructions.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure with changing priorities and deadlines.
  • Comply with all safety regulations, including Safe Work Permits, training requirements, and use of safety equipment.
  • Must be able to lift and manage material of up to 50 pounds unassisted; walk or stand for long periods of time; bend, stoop, or kneel if required; wear all required PPE.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible hours as necessary, including overtime when required.
  • Possess the legal right to work and remain in the United States without sponsorship.


  • Company-provided personal protective equipment
  • Competitive health and benefits package
  • Generous parental leave program
  • Opportunity for annual performance and bonus incentives
  • Opportunity to work overtime
  • Paid time off starting with 3 weeks’ vacation
  • Professional development through educational programs, skills enhancement, and career-building programs
  • Robust 401(K) savings plan featuring generous matching and company contributions
  • Safe and clean work environment

Employer’s Statement

MBCC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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