Welding Operator

Website Precision Castparts Corporation

Welding Operator Job Highlights

Title Welding Operator
Type Full Time
Experience Not Indicated
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Henderson, NV, United States
Company Precision Castparts Corporation

Company Profile

Precision Castparts is a market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures, and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. The company also produces airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Welding Operator who will fabricate metal electrodes and prefabs from various sizes, grades, and shapes of scrap titanium.

Also fabricates electrodes using sponge compacts.

Educational Qualification

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

Work Experience

  • Possess work-related experience (a plus)


  • Completes records as required.
  • Fabricates complete electrode by operating weld line and weld chamber controls and rod weld units utilizing manual control as required.
  • Hand wraps alloys in foil for addition to electrodes.
  • Identifies finished electrode by stamping on required information.
  • Inspects and cleans welds to remove contaminants.
  • Inspects vacuum pumps. Changes oil in pumps and cleans screens as needed.
  • Keeps equipment and working area in clean and orderly condition.
  • Loads, unloads, cleans, adjusts, and inspects wire weld units.
  • Makes minor repairs and adjustments to equipment.
  • Notifies the foreman of any improper grades found in lots that have been color-coded.
  • Operates oxygen analyzer.
  • Operates powered conveyors, materials handling equipment, cranes, hoists, etc., in transporting recycled mill material, sponge ends, stubs, compacts, and fabricated electrodes.
  • Operates vacuum pump.
  • Properly align scrap in the jig to provide density and strength to specification.
  • Rejects bad pieces.
  • Select scrap to be welded using the lot identification number provided.
  • Select the stubs and wafers ensuring that the matched grade is used.
  • Transports billets, fabricated electrodes, or portions thereof to Melt Shop.
  • Uses drawings to build prefabs, primary, and double melt sticks.
  • Uses material handling equipment such as cranes, forklifts, straddle trucks, and work savers.
  • Weighs electrodes and record weight on proper forms.
  • Weld scrap using required welding equipment to obtain a finished weld that is to proper specification.
  • Weld the compacts and double melt stubs to wafers.
  • Welds head wafers to stubs.
  • Welds stubs to electrodes and repairs broken electrodes.


  • Plasma arc and wire welding equipment, weld chamber, vacuum pumps, material handling equipment, work-savers, cranes, hoists, forklifts, straddle trucks, jigs, various hand and power tools, flowmeters, scalp coiler, chamber controls, conveyors, etc.


  • Titanium wire, argon, scrap titanium, stubs, wafers, sponge compacts, etc.

Employer’s Statement

Precision Castparts 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, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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