Traveling Field Service Welder

Location Atlanta
Discipline: Manufacturing and Production, Technical
Salary: $28-30/hr
Job ref: 224
Published: 22 days ago

Thompson First Group is currently seeking qualified Welders for traveling Field Service positions.

This position requires extensive travel throughout the United States.

Candidates that have a background completing Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) on steel are encouraged to apply.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Install, repair, replace and dismantle machinery according to blueprint specifications.

  • Act as signal person for A-C employed crane operators to ensure continuity of safety on the worksite.

  • Use hoists, pulleys, jacks, and come-a-longs to perform tasks.

  • Fit bearings, align gears and wheels and attach motors.

  • Welding: Join steel materials with various arc welding processes to form a permanent bond.

  • Cutting: Use heat from burning gases or an electric arc to cut and trim metal objects to specific dimensions.

  • Move equipment and materials to different locations using a forklift and/or manlift.

Certificates / Licenses / Registrations

  • Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) - Must pass a qualification test

  • Candidates must possess a valid U.S. drivers license

Thompson First Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.