Welders

Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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Overview

Location

Ephrata, Pennsylvania

Job Type

Temporary

Branch Number

744

Work Hours

Multiple Shifts

Experience Required

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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a staffing company in construction that does project based, temporary to permanent, and permanent positions for craftspeople in the field. Currently seeking Mig and Tig Welders to join our team. We offer weekly pay, health insurance benefits and a flexible work schedule. Plus, the more hours you work, the more meaningful prizes you can unlock with Respect the Craft — our recognition program specially designed to help tradespeople grow and thrive in their careers.

Job located in Ephrata, PA

Responsibilities

  • 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 the 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 a straightedge, combination square, calipers, and ruler
  • Read and interpret project plans, blueprints and other written instructions and diagrams to perform task at hand
  • Perform MIG, TIG and other types of weld based on project needs
  • Field install welds, including duct work, light fixtures, vents, fans, metal sheeting and other parts
  • Select proper fillers for jobs based on previous experience or project instructions
  • De-bur and grind metal as necessary to achieve proper surface texture

The hourly rate for this position is $20-$25/hour. This range is a good-faith estimate based on factors such as relevant skills, experience, education, training, geographic location and other considerations permitted by law. An employee’s pay history will not be a contributing factor where prohibited by local law. In addition to monetary compensation, we offer a competitive benefits package which can be found by visiting skilled.peopleready.com/tradesperson-resource-center/#benefits-information. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis unless a deadline is otherwise stated.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Knowledge with measurements and takeoffs for pipe/structure components 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. Current and valid certification a plus Experience working on construction sites and with power tools Knowledge of construction site best practices and safety procedures

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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.