Welder - 1st Shift at FECON, LLC

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: Lebanon, Ohio





Job Description:

Job Title: Welder



Manager Title: Weld/Laser/Brake Supervisor



FLSA Status: Non-Exempt


FECON, LLC is a vegetation management equipment manufacturer located in Lebanon, Ohio near Kings Island Amusement Park. FECON is known for having very high-quality products and a team culture - and we are growing! We design, build, test, sell and service our equipment consisting of products such as our well-known "Bull Hog" mulchers, the Stump Ex, our high-quality FTX tractors of varying horsepower, as well as many other attachments. We offer competitive wages, full health care benefits and a continuous learning culture for those who want to grow with the company.



Job Summary:



Welds and assembles metal pieces and products by using handheld welding equipment. Sets up parts for welding; uses hand tools, clamps, jigs and fixtures. Works from specifications, drawings and weld symbols. Prepares and completes work on materials by welding, cutting, grinding and cleaning metal.



Job Duties/Responsibilities:



  • Follows all FECON safety programs and requirements.

  • Adheres to production schedule.

  • Reads, assembles, and welds from blueprints.

  • Prepares, assembles, and tacks weld parts and surfaces to be welded.

  • Monitors the welding, burning, and fitting process to ensure parts are not overheated or damaged by warping, distortion, expansion, or shrinkage.

  • GMAW/MIG Spray Transfer welding. Settings up to 250 Amp, 32 Volt, 400 IPM wire speed.

  • 1G, 2G and 3G welding daily.

  • Uses .045 - .052 metal core wire using 90/10 gas.

  • Grinds and wire wheels product to clean smooth surfaces for painting.

  • Inspects final products to print for quality assurance.

  • Tags all final products for identification.

  • Maintains, organizes, and cleans equipment and the work area.

  • Operates overhead and jib style crane.

  • Operates a forklift.

  • Notifies supervisor when faulty equipment or defective materials are discovered.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Required Skills/Abilities:



  • Training and experience in GMAW/MIG and FCAW welding is required.

  • Thorough understanding of machines and tools used in welding.

  • Ability to read weld symbols and follow blueprints.

  • Excellent ability to read and listen to assignments given in a variety of forms.

  • Basic understanding of mathematics as related to welding assignments.

  • Must be able to weld components that are vertical, flat, or overhead.

  • Must have enough manual dexterity and stability as required for precision work.


Education and Experience:

  • High school or equivalent

  • Minimum of 2 years solid welding experience required.


Physical Requirements:



  • Ability to safely use and lift equipment weighing 50 pounds.

  • Ability to work standing up to 10 hours per day.




Benefit and Company Information:



  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance

  • 401k Participation

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • Vacation and Paid Holidays

  • Education Assistance

  • Compensation based on experience.

  • This position is hourly, non-exempt.

  • This is a first shift position. Hours for this position are 5:30a - 4:00p, Monday-Thursday. Some overtime is required.




Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled