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Truck Welder

Company: Athens Services
Location: Paramount
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Job Description:


The Truck Welder reports to the Fleet Maintenance Manager and Maintenance Supervisor. The Truck Welder is personally responsible for truck and body welding repairs, fabrication of new and/or replacement parts for dump trucks, trailers and truck work bodies.

Job Description

* Operate manual and automated welding equipment to repair vehicles and equipment.
* Ability to fabricate parts and/or components relative to need or availability.
* Performs safety inspections and checks on vehicles and equipment.
* Must be able in flat and vertical planes (all position welding), examines for successful welds for depth and penetration (i.e. bead size and other specifications).
* Completes required paperwork associated with repairing vehicles and equipment; to include documentation of parts usage, and repair times.
* Attendance and successful accomplishment of all safety and compliance training.

Required Qualifications

* High School Diploma or G.E.D.
* Trade School Certification.
* Minimum of 5 years' experience in welding: MIG, Arc Welding and fabrication.
* Familiar with DOT CHP repair processes and controls for Drivers Vehicle Inspection Reports.
* Ability to effectively communicate Truck Welder issues and required repairs.
* Perform all tasks safely and in accordance with applicable OSHA rules and regulations.
* Consistently behaves in a manner that is appropriate and professional.
* Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information.
* Valid Class C Driver's License.
* Acceptable Driver's Record.
* Must possess personal tools.
* Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

Preferred Qualifications

* Bilingual English / Spanish.
* Welder Certification.
* CDL Class A / B with air brake endorsement.
* Heavy equipment operation experience.

Physical/Environmental Demands:

* Physical:
* Seeing, hearing, & smelling continuously.
* Problem solving, standing, oral communication, analytical ability, Handling (holding), organization, concentration, Eye/hand coordination, working with interruptions & interpersonal abilities continuously.
* Sitting, written communication, balancing, bending, crouching, kneeling & walking frequently.
* Pushing & reaching occasionally.

* Environmental:
* Exposure to dust, smoke, fumes, odors, noise, grease, oil, hot/cold temperatures, standing on concrete & vibration continuously.
* Exposure to electrical hazards, chemicals, and uneven or slippery surfaces frequently.
* Works inside & outside.

Salary: $26.48 - $28.48 per hour


* Competitive wages
* Comprehensive benefit package Medical, Dental, Vision
* 401K
* Life Insurance
* Paid Vacation and Sick Time
* Career plan
* Recognition programs
* Professional development learning
* An exceptional work environment

Athens will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and any other applicable state, federal or local laws. EEO/M/F/disability/veteran

Keywords: Athens Services, Paramount , Truck Welder, Other , Paramount, California

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