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Legacy Building Solutions Inc. Welder - Machine Operator in South Haven, Minnesota

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Operates mechanized, or semi-automatic equipment to weld structural beams, using processes such as gas metal arc, and submerged arc welding. Operates equipment safely and uses safe work habits while performing his/her job function. Clamps, holds, tack-welds, and grinds component parts to obtain required joint configurations and positions for welding. Monitors the fitting and welding processes to avoid warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of materials. The welder examines work pieces for defects and measures work pieces with squares, and tape measures to ensure conformance with specifications. Ability to read blue prints, welding procedures, safety and quality standards, and effectively utilize equipment relevant to the work. Provide high quality workmanship to applicable code standards. Recognizes, sets up, and operates hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as air arc gouger, oxy-fuel torch, and grinders. Lay out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies prior to welding, using straight edges, combination squares, calipers, and tape measure. Maintaining work area and