Welder/ Fitter- Vancouver, WA

Employer: Thompson Metal Fab

Job Description:
Come join our highly skilled team of Welders and Fabricators
With a considerable back log of work, and a substantial amount of voluntary overtime Thompson Metal Fab Inc., is looking to fill positions for highly skilled and motivated individuals. We are a global supplier of Civil, Hydro, Oil and Gas, and advanced custom fabrication. We are AISC, API, AWS, ASME certified and have a reputation of producing some of the highest quality fabrications on the west coast.

Although it is not uncommon for Thompson Metal Fab to be awarded long term projects, they do continually change and require the best of the best. If that is you or you have strong desire to learn what it takes to become a member of one of the highest skilled teams around, please apply.

Thompson Metal Fab offers outstanding contributions for each employee and their dependents at very little cost. Paid Holiday’s/vacation, Retirement Plan, Dental and Vision, and excellent health care are just a few of the benefits you can expect when you become a member of our team.

We are a Veteran owned privately held company that is signatory to Local #16 Sheet Metal workers. Each employee is non-seniority based and valued for their hard work and dedication to the trade and treated with utmost respect and dignity.

Thompson Metal Fab offers very competitive wages ranging between $26.89 and 29.87 with opportunity for advancement. All levels of experience will be considered for highly motivated individuals that take pride in strong work ethic.

Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:
All employees must pass a pre-employment drug screen and pre-placement physical.**

- Safely perform work in small and/or confined spaces, on ladders, and at heights of 20 feet or more.
Fluxcore, metalcore, and hardwire with mild steel, stainless and aluminum.Fluxcore, metalcore, and hardwire with mild steel, stainless and aluminum.
- Tig experience is always good but not necessary.
- Fabrication experience with blue prints and welding symbol knowledge is a requirement
- Forklift experience.
- Effectively communicate information and ideas in English, both verbally and in writing without assistance or translation.
- Must successfully pass x-ray quality 3G and 4G CJP Weld tests on 1" plate using FCAW 1/16" wire. Others as deemed appropriate for your assignment.
- Ability to become certified in the operations and control of equipment and systems, including, Overhead Crane Operations, Hi-Lift Operation and JLG Operations.
- Conduct and interpret test and inspections of products or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
- We are a union shop with excellent benefits. Thompson Metal Fab is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
- Set up and operate welding equipment. Knowledge of weld electrodes and wire, machine settings, quality and quantity standards and the use of oxygen/fuel gas torch for cutting and pre-heat.
- Read and interpret work specifications, work orders, blueprints and schematics is a requirement.
- Perform routine and minor maintenance on equipment and have knowledge of the equipment and the processes to determine the appropriate timing and type of maintenance required. Communicate with maintenance and facilities departments when appropriate.
- Consistently meet individual daily production goals as set by superintendent, supervisors and designated lead employees.

Our policies and Collective Bargaining Agreements prohibit use, being under the influence of or possession of marijuana. Our customers demand that we remain a drug-free work place as a condition of bid awards.

Salary: $26.89 to $29.87 /hour with shift differential
Job Type: Full-time
Great benefits!
Application can be found at http//: www.tmfab.com/application/

Fitting 1 Year (Preferred)
Welding 1 Year (Preferred)
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $26.89 - $29.87 per hour

Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Retirement plan
Vision insurance

8 hour shift

High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Welding: 1 year (Required)
Fitting: 1 year (Required)

Work Location:
One location

Work Remotely:
Work Location: One location

Contact Person:
Location: Vancouver, WA
Application Method: Online: https://www.indeed.com/jobs?q=welder&l=Washington%20State&vjk=1767ecc1fa86246f
Base Pay: $26.89 - $29.87/ HR

Posted on November 10, 2021

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