Shop Welder

Los Angeles, California
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Overview

Location

Los Angeles, California

Job Type

Temp to Perm

Branch Number

56

Hourly Rate

$20.00 - $30.00

Work Hours

Morning

Experience Required

Intermediate

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Job Description

PeopleReady is looking for Journeyman Welders to lend their highly sought-after skills to our clients. As a Journeyman Welder, you will lead Apprentice Welders by using hand-welding, flame-cutting, hand-soldering, or brazing equipment to weld or join metal components. As this position annually generates more demand than supply, we can say without a hitch that we need your talents. Are you ready to lend them to us?

Why work for us? We offer competitive pay, benefits and incentives.

Referral Bonuses see below!

• $100 for a helper
• $250 for an apprentice
• $500 for a journey level

Responsibilities

  • Unloading and bringing materials to the jobsite
  • Setting up welding leads and grounds
  • Using one or more specific welding methods
  • Studying blueprints or project specifications in addition to calculating the dimensions of the parts being welded
  • Measuring and cutting weld material to desired lengths with a torch or electric saw
  • Inspecting grooves, angles, or gap allowances, using micrometer, caliper, and precision measuring instruments
  • Resolving required equipment and welding method, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques
  • Laying out, positioning, and securing parts and assemblies according to specifications, using straightedge, combination square, calipers, and ruler


Qualifications & Experience

  • Two years of experience in welding and certification in one or more welding processes – submerge arc/diametric certification preferred
  • Knowledge with measurements and takeoffs for pipe/structure components
  • Verifiable references to confirm your professional skills and experience
  • Strong work ethic
  • Able to focus on details at all times
  • Able to lift 50 pounds in order to load and unload materials as well as carry needed tools to and from the jobsite
  • Able to work in varying inside and/or outside temperatures, which may include heat (temperatures above 100 degrees) or cold (temperatures below 32 degrees), in addition to fumes, odors, dusts, gases, poor ventilation, etc.

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.