Metal Fitter- Walla Walla, WA

Employer: Key Technology

Job Description:
Using engineering drawings, sets up metal components in preparation for welding and performs straightening operations after welding.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- At all times safety is a top priority while performing any part of the job.
- Use fixtures, templates, stops, and guides to set up equipment as required by engineering drawing.
- Operate basic equipment like pneumatic and electrical grinders, acetylene torches, and plasma arc cutters.
- Use layout tools such as squares, levels, straight edges, lines and tape measures to accurately set up metal components for welding.
- Heats, forms, and straightens metal parts, using hand tools, torches, or welding equipment.
- Use weld machines to tack components into place.
- Assist Welders during weld process.

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
Must possess a high school diploma or GED. Must be able to read blue prints, follow written and verbal instructions. Must be able to read measuring tapes and be able to do simple calculations with fractions. Basic MIG and TIG welding abilities preferred but not required. Experience in a metal shop environment and working with hand tools are a plus. Must be able to operate a forklift.

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, blue prints and procedure manuals. Ability to write short routine correspondence. Ability to speak effectively with other employees of the organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

REASONING ABILITY
Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, blue print 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 stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

COMMENTS
All employees are required to wear eye and hearing protection at all times while in the manufacturing area. At all times use guards on grinders and a face shield while doing any type of grinding. Protective clothing provided by the company is to be worn at all times such as coveralls or shop jackets unless approved by management. Gloves must be worn at all times while welding. Either all leather shoes or boots must be worn at all times.

Contact Person:
Phone:
Email:
Location: Walla Walla, WA
Application Method: Online: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=32035&clientkey=4EB9D7F2DAFD0D3DA0F822EA2A4D1EB7
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on March 17, 2022

Ready to start your new career?

Plan a Visit Explore Programs
Perry Tech Student
Perry Technical Institute

2011 W. Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903
509-453-0374

Resources
Net Price Calculator