Large well established aerospace subcontractor seeks a Var Set Up Level III, This is a 2nd shift position, 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m Must have experience with mig, stick and air arc welding.
SUMMARY With minimal supervision, sets up electrodes and stubs; welds, plus scarfs and welds dies, with by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. In performing functions, duties or tasks, employees are required to know and follow safe work practices, and to be aware of Company policies and procedures related to job safety, including safety rules and regulations. All functions, duties or tasks are to be carried out in an honest, ethical and professional manner, and to be performed in conformance with applicable Company policies and procedures. In the event of uncertainty or lack of knowledge of Company policies and procedures, employees are required to request clarification or explanations from superiors or authorized company representatives. Prepares electrodes and stubs so as to make them suitable for welding and subsequent melting according to company procedures. Welds stubs to electrodes by means of stick, MIG or other technique as requried by circumstance. Cuts weld to remove remnant from stub after melt procedure. Assists in pre-melt set up and start up of VAR furnaces and assists VAR operator during melt and post-melt of ingot and crucible handling. Assists in start up and shut down of VAR furnaces, including shut down under emergency conditions. Weighs metal ingots and loads metal into furnace by crane. Removes crucible containing metal ingot from furnace, moves levers to tilt crucible or open crucible. Removes metal ingot from crucible. Records pertinent data.. Performs periodic maintenance and cleaning of furnaces and equipment.
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and six to twelve months experience in stick and MIG welding, as well as air-arcing. LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, vendors, and other employees of the Company.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
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