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Welder / Fabricator

Location: 

Billings, MT, US, 59101

Company:  9025-Spencer Fluid Power, Inc

Spencer Fluid Power, an Applied Fluid Power subsidiary, is currently looking for a Welder / Fabricator to join our team. If you are outgoing, technically sound, and think you have what it takes, apply today!

 

Overview

Perform a wide variety of duties to weld and fabricate, assemble and test various fluid-power cylinder tubes & rods, while working in a team environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Cutting, fitting, and welding, following established methods and practices.
  • Work from hydraulic and electrical schematics, drawings, diagrams, photographs, bills of material.
  • Use various hand and power tools and equipment such as band saws, drill press, pipe benders and threaders, gas, arc and mig welders -TIG, plasma cutting torch, etc.
  • Work with jib cranes. Position various fittings, pumps, motors, valves, other components.
  • Cut and/or drill holes in pre-fabricated tanks and covers.
  • Weld couplings in place; design, fabricate and weld mounting brackets in place.
  • Cut, thread, bend and assemble specified piping following accepted practices for plumbing for appearance and function.
  • Operate forklift to move completed units to test area.
  • Maintain equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Detect and report equipment malfunctions, unusual situations or other problems to the supervisor. Follow all safety rules, regulations and practices.
  • Use of elementary geometry, algebra and trigonometric principles together with the use of complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables; various types of precision measuring instruments.
  • Interpretation of data and measuring devices requiring advanced skills knowledge.
  • Carries out policies and procedures as defined in the quality manual.
  • Continuous development through reading, schools, seminars and on-the-job training.
  • Perform other duties as assigned or directed


Requirements:

  • 3+ years proven welding and/or fabrication experience
  • Knowledge of schematics, preferred
  • Basic math knowledge, problem solving
  • Basic computer knowledge including Excel
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Written and verbal communication skills, including English grammar
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Forklift certification, a plus


Work for a corporation that believes in developing our people. Spencer Fluid Power employees believe in the company and love the environment. Individual contributors with fresh ideas and passion for excellence are encouraged and rewarded.

 

As the world’s largest fluid power distributor, the Applied Fluid Power® network of companies provide dedicated fluid power support and custom designed solutions that meet customer performance goals and keep industry running. Capabilities include system integration, manifold design, machining and assembly, electronic controls, fabrication, fluid filtration, programming, high speed hose assembly, engineering, repair services, and more. Additionally, Applied Fluid Power® has one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics to assist with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting, and other custom requirements.

Applied Fluid Power® is a part of Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT), a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to hiring@applied.com or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.


Nearest Major Market: Billings
Nearest Secondary Market: Montana

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