Position requires an experienced individual with the ability to weld. The desired candidate must be an effective communicator and team player with the ability to multitask. This candidate must be meticulous in their work and always strive for improvement. The candidate must be able follow work instructions while maintaining both accountability and accurate work documentation through a start to finish chassis fabrication process.
General automotive knowledge
General knowledge of fabrication, machining/welding equipment setup, process and
Ability to form and weld sheet metal of various gauges and materials
Interpretation of manuals, design specifications, blueprints, SAE and metric drawings
Use and knowledge of all core welding/ fabrication tools to weld, cut, trim, or scarf metal
objects to dimensions, as required by purchase or work orders
Effective communication and organization
Specific Welder/Fitter Functions & Abilities:
Knowledge and ability to work with various gauges of sheet metal and materials
Knowledge of filler material and required gas applications for various steel alloys, aluminum, and some exotic materials
Working knowledge of fixturing and weld set up parameters (amps, volts, etc.).
Familiarity of conventional and precision measuring instruments
Accurately cut and bend material to required specs
Finish grinding applications using both manual and power tools
Position, clamp and jig of components preparatory to welding
Identify and repair cracks/ fill holes in material using inspection equipment and
While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to talk or hear; frequently stands, walks, uses hands to handle or feel objects; and reaches with hands and arms. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Must be able to handle possible weather extremities.
Cherokee Truck Equipment, LLC offers a highly competitive compensation package and a full menu of employee benefits including health, dental, life insurance, SIMPLE-IRA and much more. Cherokee Truck Equipment, LLC maintains a Drug Free Workplace Program and part of that program requires all applicants submit to drug testing prior to gaining employment.
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Applicants should call: (423) 643-3587 for further info