Fabrication-1st And 2nd Shift

WINDOM, Minnesota
Jan 06, 2017
Jan 25, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
Pro Staff in partnership with FAST Global solutions in Windom, MN have opportunities available for 1st and 2nd shift Fabrication.  Fabricators are capable of performing a variety of functions dealing with fabrication. The individual should be familiar with, and capable of, using various types of fabrication machines. A fabricator is also required to perform other miscellaneous tasks, as supervision deems necessary. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Reads and interprets blueprints and machine drawings to determine specific requirements. • Determine which machine to use and how to set up each job. • Operates and tends machines such as shears, cutoff saws, brakes, punch press, and drill press, to cut and shape components to specified dimensions. • Grinds welded joints, seams, and other irregular areas to smooth boiler surfaces. • Selects torch, torch tip, filler rod and flux, according to welding chart specifications or type and thickness of metal. • Hammers, chips, and grinds work piece to cut, bend and straighten metal. • Performs light maintenance and repair to equipment used. • Moves and positions materials at work site with help of other workers. • Be able to move parts in and move finished product out of fab area. SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES REQUIRED: • Ability to read and interpret documents furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, quality manuals and procedure manuals.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. • Be able to read and interpret blueprints. • Must be able to read a tape measure. • Ability to perform simple shop math, convert decimals to fractional equivalents. • Ability to interpret tolerances. • Must be able to identify and measure material. EQUIPMENT USED TO PERFORM JOB: Equipment found in fabrication department, hand tools, measuring equipment, drill press, saws, iron workers, belt sander, hand grinder, cutting torch, overhead hoist, forklift, ear plugs, eye protection, safety shoes, protective clothing, steel saw horse, hard hat when using bridge crane.