Welder - HorizonPSI

Job Description

REPORTS TO: Production Supervisor WORK STATUS: Full-Time

DEPARTMENT: Production



TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS*: No Travel is Expected
*Travel Does Not Refer to Interoffice or Incidental Travel or Errands
WORK SCHEDULE: M-F 6am-2:30pm w/Lunch 11:30am-12pm

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Weld laborers are responsible for the fabrication of equipment that meets company defined quality standards. Weld laborers complete stages of build as required, work effectively to insure jobs meet the production schedule, and work with other departments to ensure on time delivery and product quality.



  • Utilize MIG/TIG Welding Machines to complete fit-up, weld and finish stages of build as required
  • Independently operate weld equipment; set machines correctly to produce quality welds
  • Work effectively to ensure weld jobs meet production schedule 
  • Complete quality documentation (frequently)
  • Work with other departments to ensure on time delivery and product quality
  • Use bar code scanners to accurately apply direct labor to job orders
  • Comply with all safety standards required for the production area
  • Comply with all safety standards regarding safety apparel and safety equipment
  • Ability to work around/near industrial metal equipment including machinery such as plasma table, hand plasma cutters, MIG welders, and TIG welders


  • Maintain an organized and clean work area (daily), including 
  • Route drawings to the next department
  • Other duties as assigned 

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.



  • The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at the facility such as working in high and low temperatures
  • The noise level in the production facility can vary
  • Employee will be required to work around/near industrial metal equipment including machinery such as plasma table, hand plasma cutters, MIG welders, TIG Welders, etc.
  • Work site is an industrial facility with a dusty atmosphere (i.e., stainless steel, carbon steel, and aluminum metal dust)
  • Subject to paint fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases or other atmospheric conditions


  • The employee is regularly required to stand
  • The employee frequently is required to move about, use hands/fingers to operate equipment, and communicate with other departments
  • The employee must frequently (several times per day) lift or move objects up to 25 lbs., regularly (daily) lift or move objects up to 50 lbs. and occasionally lift or move objects up to 75 lbs.
  • Close visual acuity required to perform activities such as: viewing a computer terminal; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines; using measurement devices; reading blueprints and drawings; and/or assembly or fabrication of parts


This role routinely uses equipment associated with sheet metal fabrication including, but not necessarily limited to: 

  • MIG and TIG welding machines
  • Air &/or electric grinders 
  • Overhead cranes
  • Forklifts
  • Horizontal & vertical saws 
  • Drill press
  • Belt sander
  • Barcode scanner

Job Title:



Lawrence, KS



Job Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years sheet metal or like manufacturing experience
  • Ability to interpret and analyze bill of materials, drawings, etc., that are critical to machining and/or manufacturing 
  • Ability to work proficiently with basic math
  • Proficiency in the use and care of various measuring instruments (e.g., tape measure, protractor, etc.,)
  • Effective communication skills 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with awareness of deadlines 
  • High attention to detail

How to Apply:

Closing Date: January 1, 2020