Structural Bases Welder
We are looking for Welder/Fabricator!
Haakon Industries is a manufacturing company whose mission is to breathe life into an advanced and responsible future. We accomplish our goal by making engineered-to-order products of exceptional quality, solving challenges with technical and sustainable solutions, and maintaining healthy working relationships.
Are you looking for a career with steady hours and a fixed schedule? Would you like free health, dental and life insurance? Look no further!
Haakon Industries., located Asheville NC, is hiring!
What we offer:
Employer paid Medical, Dental and Life Insurance
Company sponsored events
PTO/Sick Leave, rolls over year to year
Reimbursements for the gym and for boot purchases
Cash Safety Awards
Shop use for your home projects
Discounts on metal purchase
A RESPECTFUL COLLABORATIVE work environment!!
This department is responsible for a variety of tasks in the process of manufacturing custom air handling units. Weld metal from raw materials to complete products or sub components. This specific role would spend a lot of time as a fabricator for plant set up as well as the base department.
Weld mild steel, aluminum and stainless steel mig using .035 hard wire
Use of cutting torches and plasma arcs
Use of iron worker saw
Mechanically inclined (several hand and power tools will be used in this department)
Blue-print reading and layout
Measuring, math skills fractions to decimals
Fitting and fabricating metal products
Build a quality product in a timely manner
Work independently with minimal supervision
Work efficiently in a team environment
Coordinate and work well with other departments and teams
Communication both verbal and written
Follow Haakon Industries policies and standards
Lift and carry heavy items
Use 5-S lean manufacturing methods
- Overhead cranes
- Follow all safety policies, use all personal protective equipment as required
- Check all of your work for quality and standards as you go through each step
- Maintain a safe, quick and steady pace throughout your work shift
- Using blue prints and measuring
- Use a wide variety of air and electric hand tools to assemble HVAC units
- Weld parts together using wire-feed welders
- Cut metal using a plasma torch
ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS
All work is done in a climate-controlled building.
Be aware of all chemicals you use and come in contact with while doing your assigned tasks. Protect yourself according to the company safety policies, state and federal standards using MSDS sheets as a guide.
Seldom lifting and carrying objects up to 80 pounds maximum. Occasional lifting and carrying objects up to 50 pounds. Frequent lifting and carrying objects up to 15 pounds. Constant lifting and carrying objects up to 5 pounds.
Employees are instructed to use forklifts, cranes, hand trucks and the assistance of other employees whenever possible when lifting or carrying heavy objects, particularly those weighing over 80 pounds.
- Job Family MFG Plants
- Pay Type Hourly
- Employment Indicator Regular Full Time
- Min Hiring Rate $20.51
- Asheville, NC, USA