NOVOLEX: Fabricator Technician - Yakima, WA

Employer: Novolex

Job Description:
Why Choose Us?

At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.

Yearly Bonus Plan
Retention Bonus Plan
Referral Bonus Plan
Paid Holidays and Vacation
Full Benefit Package starting the following month after hire.
401(K) with company match.
Employee Assistance Program
This position has a hourly range from $27.00 to $30.37.

Our Sustainability Commitment

The Novolex sustainability vision is built upon three pillars: our products, our operations and our people. Each is critically important to our growth and future as a business. These pillars form the foundation of our company-wide commitment to sustainability, helping us achieve our ambitious goals through our wide-ranging initiatives.

How You'll Perform the Role


Install, maintain, repair, and upgrade equipment, machinery, and processes. Maintain accurate records involving installation, maintenance, repairs and upgrades.



Under the direct supervision of the maintenance supervisor the fabricator will make mechanical repairs on all equipment; to include, but not limited to, gear boxes, bearings, lubricants, valves, filters, regulators, pumps, fluid storage devices, calculations pertaining to fluid power, single and three phase power. Must be able to work with sprockets, chains, variable speed belts, and gears. Will be required to perform, various test instruments for voltage, amperage, resistance and continuity.


Demonstrate the ability to read and interpret blueprints, mechanical drawings, and parts manuals to assure that correct parts are used.
Must be able to use various shop machines: Arc welder, Mig welder, Tig welder, cutting torch, saws, presses, grinders, etc.
Must be able to fabricate parts and equipment from stock.
Use ladders, as needed, to access machinery.
Reach, crawl, kneel, etc., and move various components of the machinery and facility to effect repairs and general maintenance.
Move raw materials, finished product, supplies, etc., with or without assistance.
Requires operation of forklift and Company motor vehicles as needed.
Company policies, procedures, and practices are implemented via this position. Quality of products is directly related to the effectiveness of individuals in this job. A broad base of current technical knowledge is required to ensure that standards are met and efficiencies are maintained. Problem solving and decision making abilities are essential for success.

What We Need From You


Education/Certification: HS Diploma or GED equivalency preferred

Required Knowledge/experience: Fabrication and Mechanic experience required in a Manufacturing environment


Ability to prioritize projects.
Excellent organizational skills
Good communication skills
Must have good attendance
Must have the ability to lift 50lbs from ground to shoulder occasionally, and frequently lifting up to 40lbs.
Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen
Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without an accommodation

What You'll Get From Us


With safety as our top priority and a commitment to employee well-being an important focus, we offer comprehensive and competitive benefits that include medical, dental and vision insurance (including Telehealth options) as well as a variety of other well-being resources focused on mental, physical and financial health. Specific benefits and well-being programs may vary depending on where you work.

Community Engagement

At Novolex, giving back to the local communities that support us is important. Our Focused Giving Program prioritizes support for organizations whose missions promote sustainability initiatives or address food and hunger needs. We also encourage facility level support of activities in the communities where our employees live and work.

Training and Development

We offer constant opportunities for advancement. From skills development to advanced education programs, training and development programs and courses are available through Novolex University. Programs include company and industry training curricula, support for formal education through the Tuition Reimbursement Program, and a Learning Management System that supports and enhances employee skills at all levels of the organization.

Job Reference: US02260

Contact Person:
Application Method: Online:
Base Pay: $27 - $30.37 /HR

Posted on August 15, 2023

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