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MIG Welder/Fabricator

Chattanooga, TN 37407

Employment Type: Contract To Perm Job Number: DM68444265 Pay Rate: $20.95 / hour

Job Description

Automation Personnel Services is seeking a MIG Welder/Fabricator for a manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, TN. This family owned, union shop has produced sawmill machinery for over 100 years. This is a full-time temporary to hire position with great benefits after 60 working days.
Pay rate
$20.95 per hour
Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:30pm (Overtime is based on 8 hours per day)
MIG Welder/Fabricator Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Perform various all-position welding and burning operations
 Weld together metal components working form prints, sketches, samples, job card routings, and verbal instructions
 Inserts electrode into portable holder or threads consumable electrode wire through portable welding gun
 Positions and handles materials and parts by hand or with handling equipment
 Performs all types of blacksmithing such as forming, bending, shaping, and sweating of parts together, either with or without templates or fixtures 
 Uses welding jigs and fixtures, where applicable. Tacks and clamps work preparatory to welding. Uses hand tools, templates, squares, rules, gauges, and other measuring equipment
 Responsible for checking own work and maintaining quality standards
 Must furnish own tools
MIG Welder/Fabricator Job Requirements and Qualifications
 Thorough working knowledge of arc and gas welding, burning, and brazing to be able to select proper electrode, voltage, amperage, flux, and polarity
 Ability to read and interpret blueprints, mechanical drawings, sketches, diagrams, and illustrations
 Proficient in use of measuring tools, levels, etc and be able to pass a tape measure test
 Drug Screens and background checks are required
 Must have previous Arc welding certification and/or demonstrate welding and layout ability
• Weekly Pay
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability and life insurance
• 5 paid Vacation Days after 1 year of continuous service (paid as a service bonus)
• 6 paid Holidays after 1500 continuous hours of service within a calendar year
Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsChattanooga@apstemps.com, or call us at 423.892.5072 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at 
Automation Personnel Services Chattanooga Branch
Shallowford Commons Complex
6116 Shallowford Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Bonus Opportunity!
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout.
About Automation Personnel Services
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award from 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award from 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine. 
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