Welding Supervisor

Website Arcosa

Welding Supervisor Job Highlights

Title Welding Supervisor
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Newton, IA, United States
Company Arcosa

Company Profile

Arcosa provides infrastructure-related products and solutions with leading brands serving engineered structures, construction, and transportation markets.

Job Profile

The company (Arcosa Wind Towers) is searching for a Welding Supervisor to join its team for production needs.

Education Level

Work Experience

  • No less than 2 years of demonstrated, successful experience in a production welder role or welding instructor/technician role – preferably in a heavy industrial manufacturing environment
  • A high degree of dependability, maturity, and strong leadership characteristics, as demonstrated through previous professional work experience


  • Assist with the management of the New Welder Mentor Program
  • Certify welders and welding operators as needed
  • Complete welding equipment verifications
  • Create welding performance reports
  • Document test results and maintain testing and training records
  • Enhance and develop the plant welding program with direction from the Senior Manager of Welding Engineering
  • Evaluate, propose, and implement welding process improvements to increase welding efficiency and quality
  • Investigate the root cause of weld defects and develop solutions to avoid them
  • Maintain welding school equipment in good working condition
  • May assist in production welding, as needed
  • Participate in internal welding audits
  • Provide technical assistance on welding during customer and third-party audits
  • Read, interpret, and serve as a subject matter expert on welding procedures
  • Supervise the welding school and participants
  • Supervise weld technicians
  • Train, instruct, and qualify welders of various skill levels
  • Troubleshoot FCAW and SAW equipment issues and weld defect issues
  • Troubleshoot routine welding techniques and equipment issues
  • All other duties as assigned or needed


  • Advanced knowledge of FCAW, SAW, and GMAW welding processes with hands-on proficiency
  • Capable trainer in classroom and production (hands-on) environments
  • Exceptional coaching and influencing skills
  • Moderate proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Moderate written and oral communication skills
  • Proficient in using various visual weld inspection tools
  • Regular and predictable attendance, a great attitude, and an ability to work well with a team toward achieving a common goal
  • Working knowledge of the AWS D1.1 procedure and performance qualification

Safety Activities

  • Be aware of and observe all safety practices
  • Know and follow all safety rules and procedures
  • Participate in safety committees and initiatives as assigned
  • Activating the potential of our people
  • Caring for our customers
  • Integrating sustainability into our daily practices as well as our long-term strategy and promoting a results-driven culture that is aligned with long-term value creation.
  • Optimizing operations


  • 401(k) w/Company Match
  • Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Critical Illness
  • Dental and Vision
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health and Pharmacy
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Voluntary Long-Term Disability

Employer’s Statement

Arcosa is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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