DescriptionArcosa Marine is searching for a Stiffener Welder- Weld Machine Operator in our Madisonville, LA barge manufacturing plant.Arcosa Marine is a leading U.S. manufacturer of barges that transport dry and liquid cargoes on inland waterways. Arcosa Marine manufactures tank barges that carry petroleum and other refined products, chemicals, fertilizer, ethanol, and other liquid cargoes. Arcosa Marine also manufactures dry cargo barges, including flat-deck and hopper barges that transport a variety of products, such as grain, coal, and aggregates.What youll do: Weld together parts using semi-automatic, automatic, and manual welding processes according to blueprint and layout specificationsSet up and troubleshoot auto welding equipmentLay out fitting assignments and weldsPerform flat and horizontal fillet & groove weldsPerform simple carbon arcing Operate two or more pieces of specialty welding equipment (Stiffener or Series Welder)May operate CNC/PLC controlled equipmentGrind or make minor fillet or groove weld repairsPerform other duties as assignedQualificationsWhat youll need:Previous experience with semi-automatic, automatic and manual weld processes; Stiffener or Series WelderMust demonstrate ability to carbon arc gougeAbility to inspect finished weldsAbility to read and understand basic weld layout, blueprints and shop ordersMust be able to perform welding work while wearing all required personal protective equipment; including a fitted respiratorMay require working above ground level / on bargeMust be able to climb ladders or stairs to reach objects; comfortable with heightsMay require working in narrow or confined work spaces for extended periods of timeMay require extensive kneeling, bending, walking and/or standing for long periods of timeMust be able to work 1st shift Monday - Thursday 5:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Note: Shift hours will be changing to 6:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. *Formerly Trinity Marine Products Associated topics: carbon, fabricate, general fabricating, metal fabricator, mig, rebar, solder, tig weld, torch cutter, weld Associated topics: aluminum, composites, fabricate, fusion, general fabricating, metal fabricator, rebar, solder, tig weld, wave machine
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