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Hunter Engineering Certified Welder 2nd Shift in Durant, Mississippi

Hunter Engineering Company is a global leader in the development and manufacture of automotive service equipment. Our computer based products set the standard in the industry. We offer excellent benefits along with an exceptional drug-free work environment.

Job Title: Certified Welder

Reports To: Supervisor

Shift: 2nd Shift (8-hour shifts) Hours 3:30pm-12:00am

Summary: Position, align, fit and weld metal components together to fabricate or repair products according to design drawing tolerances and specifications.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Observes and follows all safety rules.

  • Must read a tape measure, 6" scale and a combination square or pose ability to learn to read these measuring tools.

  • Must read and comprehend blueprints.

  • Must pass Hunter’s D1.1 certification test.

  • Must correctly fit and weld parts to be conforming to design drawing tolerances.

  • Must supply own welding helmet (preferably with 2" X 41/4" lens), tape measure and 6" scale.

  • Positions parts in jigs or fixtures on bench or floor, or clamp parts together along layout marks.

  • Examines welds for size, location and conformance to design drawings and specifications.

  • Repairs defective welds, broken or cracked metal objects, fills holes, and builds up metal parts.

  • Must perform layout, fit-up and tack welds workpieces.

  • Chips or grinds off excess weld, slag, or spatter and oxidation as required.

  • Cleans or degreases parts.

  • Must be able to use oxy/acetylene torch or plasma cutting tool.

  • Maintain work area to sustain a clean and orderly environment.

  • May train other operators.

Must be willing and able to be trained to operate a variety of welding robot machines.

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Education and experience:

  • High school diploma or GED is required.

  • Must be able to pass a welding certification.

  • Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) of Silver or higher required.

  • One year of welding experience in an industrial setting.

  • Must be able to operate material handling equipment such as overhead crane or motorized or manual pallet jacks.

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office software applications beneficial.

External Company URL:

Street: 33814 Highway 12