Chief Buildings Manufacturing/Production Rensselaer, Indiana


Chief Buildings is currently seeking Welders to join the Chief team. This is a second shift position. These positions perform GMAW processes in accordance with AWS structural welding code specification including D1.1 and D1.3.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understanding of the Mig welding process
  • Ability to interpret fabrication drawings and other data sheets for final weld assembly
  • Basic welding skills including torch, grinding, and air arching

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • Performs all duties in safe and efficient manner, utilizing required safety equipment. Keeps work area neat and orderly.  Reports unsafe conditions to supervisors
  • Maintains compliance to all quality control procedures and standards.
  • Maintain qualifications in accordance with company required AWS certifications
  • Meet or exceed the minimum 85% UT pass ratio requirements
  • Responsible for machine setup and routine maintenance
  • Capable of performing all processes in the operation, including overhead crane and material handling
  • Properly complete all routine paperwork and computer data entry related to the job responsibilities
  • Capable of working with minimal supervision


  • 2nd Shift – 4:30pm – 3:00am

The Company:

Putting the needs of customers first has taken Chief Industries, Inc. from a small construction company in 1954, to a highly diverse company with a reputation for manufacturing quality products and offering unparalleled customer service. Through its many divisions and subsidiaries, Chief Industries employs over 1,200 skilled and dedicated employees who produce a wide variety of products, many of which are used around the world.

A division of Chief Industries, Chief Buildings has designed and manufactured a wide variety of metal buildings including multi-story offices, churches and schools, as well as buildings for retail businesses and industrial use since 1966. Every building is customized to meet the needs of the customer. Chief Buildings are sold by authorized builders throughout the United States, and are manufactured in Nebraska, Indiana, and South Carolina.

Our Benefits:

This full-time position is eligible for full company benefits, including

  • Paid vacation and PTO policies
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life Insurance
  • Wellness program
  • 401(k) retirement with company match
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more.


**Chief Industries Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the basis of equal employment opportunity for all and to providing employees and applicants with a work atmosphere free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on professional demand, job requirements and qualifications, without regard to color, race, family status, religion or belief, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the settings in which work is being completed. Chief Industries Inc. will not tolerate any discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Chief Industries Inc. encourages all to apply for any available jobs. If you need additional assistance with the application process, please call 308-389-7200. **