Our client is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments. Their innovative engineered solutions accelerate performance for our customers in a sustainable way.
Cutter/Welders use hand welding and flame-cutting equipment to weld together metal components and parts or to cut, trim, or scarf metal objects to dimensions, as specified by layouts, work orders, or blueprints.
- Chips or grinds off excess weld, slag, or spatter, using hand scraper or power chipper, portable grinder, or arc-cutting equipment.
- Positions workpieces and clamps together or assembles in jigs or fixtures.
- Preheats workpiece, using hand torch or heating furnace.
- Ignites torch or starts power supply and strikes arc.
- Reviews layouts, blueprints, diagrams, or work orders in preparation for welding or cutting metal components.
- Selects and inserts electrode or gas nozzle into holder and connects hoses and cables to obtain gas or specified amperage, voltage, or polarity.
- Connects and turns regulator valves to activate and adjust gas flow and pressure to obtain desired flame.
- Selects and installs torch, torch tip, filler rod, and flux, according to welding chart specifications or type and thickness of metal.
- Guides electrodes or torch along weld line at specified speed and angle to weld, melt, cut, or trim metal.
- Welds metal parts or components together, using brazing, gas, or arc welding equipment.
- Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes and increases size of metal parts, using welding equipment
- Welds in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead position.
- Cleans or degreases parts, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath.
- Inspects finished workpiece for conformance to specifications.