Welder

Manufacturing Brampton, Ontario


Description

Welder -  $23 - $28

JOB SUMMARY:

The welder is responsible for welding pipe product (stainless steel or carbon steel) using various process, setting up fixtures and welding equipment and in process weld quality inspection.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure all welds for carbon steel pipe are performed using the primary process Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) where possible. In some cases where unable to use primary process a secondary process will be used: Shield Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
  • Perform all stainless steel welds with Shield Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) process as per company procedure
  • Ensure all welds are clean, grinded and inspected; repair welds if necessary before moving product to next operation
  • Ensure all welds are performed 1G position with the aid of fixture and rotating equipment
  • Ensure that the welder stamps are applied to every carbon steel fitting (for traceability purpose), application of other stamp may be required
  • All welds to be performed according to drawings
  • Ensure that all inspection record and other record requirement are filled out neatly and correctly and returned to supervisor at the end of work day
  • Ensure work is carried out in accordance with established company procedures
  • Ensure material is tagged with an in-process tag as for ISO requirement
  • Ensure that smoke and fume removal system is working and used effectively
  • Make sure that welding machine calibration sticker is up date
  • Maintain a neat and clean workplace; comply with any FEM and LEAN manufacturing principles
  • Immediately report any unsafe equipment to supervisor, lock out equipment until repairs can be performed
  • Adhere to company policies and safety procedures
  • Use flame cutting equipment if instructed

  

SAFETY EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENT:

The use of appropriate safety equipment as described below is a condition of employment and not one of choice.  Safety equipment that must be worn while performing job responsibilities is as follows:

- Welding helmet (minimum shade 11)

- Hearing protection

- Safety Shoes (Met-Guard Type)

- Gloves, face shield (as required)

- Safety glasses

 

EDUCATION AND SKILL REQUIREMENT:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • CWB or TSSA certified
  • Qualified in FCAW (Flux Core Arc welding) process, (Carbon steel)
  • Qualified in SMAW (Shield Metal Arc Welding) process (Carbon steel and Stainless Steel)
  • MIG aluminum welding an asset
  • Able to safely operate hand and power tools
  • Able to read drawing
  • 2-5 years of experience in pipe fabrication environment