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Welder - 1st Shift

Watertown, SD, US

Position Overview

This position works under direct supervision while welding components. Following instruction is key in performing all responsibilities. This position will be responsible for a variety of weld procedures based the customization of Terex trucks. Handles basic issues and problems, and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff.

 

Responsibilities

  • Adhere to Terex safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to understand welding instructions which includes but not limited to reading and interpreting diagrams, work orders, and reports to welding materials
  • Weld metal components and parts using specialized equipment such as gas welders and gas torches
  • Use electrical currents to create heat and bond metals
  • Plan work by interpreting blueprints
  • Observe tests on welded surfaces to evaluate weld quality and conformance to specifications
  • Set parameters of welders
  • Use hand tools and equipment in a safe manner to complete assemblies.
  • Maintain clean work area and participate in 5s standards
  • Maintain tools and equipment in working condition
  • Troubleshoot basic issues and problems
  • Flex into other areas and departments as needed
  • All other duties as assigned

 

Basic Qualifications

  • 0-2 years of wire feed welding experience 
  • Terex certified 4G Flux Core Welding

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma and/or equivalent experience
  • Ability to possess good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to accurately read and understand tape measurements
  • Ability to operate a variety of equipment such as simple hand tools and hand-powered hydraulic material handling devices
  • Possess basic welding skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all team members     
  • Ability to function as a team member and contribute to group goals while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision in a responsible manner
  • Ability to recognize potential safety hazards and take appropriate actions to minimize risks
  • Ability to have acceptable attendance for company standard; provides adequate notification; aware of impact on organization

 

Physical Requirements of the Job

  • Physical requirements of the job are classified as medium to heavy. Physical demand requirements are in excess of light work. Medium to heavy work is defined as:
  • Exerting 20 to 100 pounds of force occasionally (0-2.5 hrs/day)
  • 25 to 40 pounds of force frequently (2.5-5.5 hrs/day)
  • 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly (5.5+ hrs/day) to move objects 

If you are interested in an open position but feel you may not meet all the listed qualifications, we still encourage you to apply.

Location: US-SD Watertown HR 

Department: Operations 

Job ID: 37341 

 

Terex Overview:

At Terex, we fully embrace the increasingly diverse world around us and strive to create an empowering and welcoming workplace culture. We are a $4.0 billion publicly traded global manufacturer of materials processing and aerial work platform products and services. We are passionate about producing equipment that helps improve the lives of people around the world and providing our team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact.   

While our operations are global, each office or factory is a close-knit community.  We value diversity, equity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage, citizenship, and continuous improvement.  It's an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector - come join us!

 

Additional Information:

We see inclusion as a key to our success and are committed to actively foster a culture where every team member feels valued, listened to, and appreciated. We are committed to being fair and impartial in our decisions, ensuring equity within our workplaceAs an Equal Opportunity Employer, employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting the Recruiting department (person or department) at Globaltalentacquisitions@terex.com  

 

The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.

 

Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.


Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls
Nearest Secondary Market: South Dakota