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Foley Industries Field Welder in Manhattan Dr, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11635249

Field Welder - (Wichita, KS)

Job Locations US-KS-Wichita

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The Role

Our Welder is primarily responsible for performing various welding operations, using mig, tig, stick and gas. You will perform various machining operations using line boring equipment, lathe and mill.

Job duties:

+ Plan and produce metal forms or objects, or reconstruct damaged articles of various metals and alloys utilizing hand tools, fixtures, jigs, etc.

+ Measure work carefully by using precision tools such as a micrometer

+ Read calipers, micrometer and height gauge as well as air-arc, cutting torch and plasma torch

+ Cut metal using a torch and following diagrams or sketches as well as fusing different metals and withstand great strength demand while avoiding distortion

+ Regulate equipment as necessary for the work performed

Our Ideal Candidate

+ Ability to fabricate from prints

+ Knowledge of basic math including fractions and decimals, convert metric to SAE

+ General knowledge of basic hand tools, air tools, precision measuring tools and instruments, diagnostic software, cranes and rigging equipment

+ Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form

+ Basic mechanical knowledge including electrical and hydraulics

+ Must be able to read and comprehend specifications, service and parts literature, technical bulletins and other related publications

What will put you ahead:

+ Operation of various types of equipment and implements, various shop hand and electric tools, fixtures, jigs, air-arc, cutting torch, and plasma torch, lifting devices (cranes and slings)

+ Stable work history

+ Two to four years’ experience welding on heavy gauge carbon steel in the heavy equipment industry

Who We Are

Foley Industries - Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley Rental and SITECH Central – enters its ninth decade of empowering progress for customers in Kansas and Western Missouri. Foley’s 1,000+ employees strive every day to safely deliver excellence in service, parts, rental and sales across a broad line of Caterpillar and allied construction equipment, power generation, as well as SITECH construction technology solutions. For more information, please visit www.FoleyEq.com.

What we can offer you:

+ C ompetitive pay, 401(k) with matching, insurance benefits

+ Holiday, PTO, Parental Leave

+ Company laptop for troubleshooting and ordering parts

+ Tool reimbursement program

+ Work boot reimbursement

+ Uniforms and cleaning services

+ Clearly defined path of progression for technical advancement

+ Family owned company where you’re more than just another employee

Foley Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. To request a reasonable accommodation or assistance in completing the application, call 316-529-5810 or email mlsmith@foleyeq.com.