Welder 2

Position: Welder 2

Location: Kingman, AZ

Brand: Air Technologies

Segment: Air Supply Group

Air Technologies® is a total industrial solutions provider. We are North America's largest independent compressor distributor and service center, and while bigger does not always mean better, we have never lost sight of our customers. We use our success to reinvest in the things that matter most to our customers and our talented associates who serve them.

Nearly 60 years ago, we set out on our mission: To have our customers' choices enable us to become the dominant compressed air systems and services supplier in every market in which we choose to do business. We do this by helping each customer achieve their mission through our committed, focused and capable associates, working with like-minded suppliers and guiding our decision by shared core values.

Essential Functions:
  • Welds metal parts together using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes
  • Performs thermal cutting and grinding
  • Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes and increases size of metal parts
  • Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding
  • Weld components in flat, vertical or overhead positions
  • Monitor the fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid over heating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion or expansion of material

Other Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Will be required to pass employer performance tests or standard tests to meet certification standards of governmental agencies or professional and technical associations
  • Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective materials and notify supervisors
  • Lay out, position, align and secure parts and assemblies prior to assembly, using straight edges, combination squares, calipers, and rulers

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Consistently demonstrates the skills of appropriate equipment and product selection
  • Abilities to include, yet not limited to: arm-hand steadiness, control precision, manual dexterity, finger dexterity, multi-limb coordination, reading comprehension
  • Ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without becoming distracted
  • Maintains knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
  • Demonstrates proficiency in knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control and costs.

  • Set up and operate carbon arc equipment
  • Set up and operate oxygen and acetylene torch
  • Weld with all sizes of wire and be able to set up machines for the same
  • Identify different types of wire and uses and horizontal saw
  • Obtain and maintain certifications of SMAW and FCAW welding process
  • Safely and correctly operate the shear
  • Brake, rolls
  • Iron worker
  • Horizontal press and horizontal saw
  • Read and interpret blue prints
  • Troubleshoot and repair fabrication shop tools
  • Operate pattern torch

Training/Education and/or Special Qualifications:
  • An appropriate mix of education and experience which would allow the employee to obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities listed above.

Physical Requirements and/or Working Environment:
  • Work involves almost constant exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, toxic chemicals, bio-hazardous materials, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, and/or loud noises.
  • Considerable physical activity. Requires heavy physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects. Physical work is a primary part (more than 60%) of job.
  • Work environment involves exposure to potentially dangerous materials and situations that require following extensive safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.
  • During customer site visits, exposure to wide variety of potential hazards that require following extensive, customer mandated safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.

At OTC Industrial Technologies, we believe that our employees are our greatest strength. Through investment in our people and growth from within, we believe in providing you with a wide variety of opportunities to accelerate your career potential as you help us drive change to move our business forward.

For over 60 years, employing and developing the best-in-class talent has been at the forefront of our success. By coupling our teams' hands-on experience with a wide range of products from top vendors, we provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs.

Working with OTC Industrial Technologies is perfect for purpose driven individuals who are motivated to be part of an exciting transformational company.

Perks of Working with OTC Industrial Technologies:

As part of the OTC family, you'll enjoy competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan - Additionally, we offer paid time off, short-and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, tuition assistance, and Employee Assistance Program. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.