Position: Welder

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Brand: Laron

​Segment: Pumps & Motor Technologies

Laron's four large facilities provide 231,000 square feet of repair, manufacturing and machining capabilities that are outfitted with a wide variety of electrical and mechanical equipment to meet the customer's requirements. Laron's specialties include Mining, Oil & Gas, Power, Custom Solutions, Industrial Automation, Machining, Electric Motor Repair, Welding, and Gears.

The Pump Motor Technology group is currently comprised of 14 companies spread throughout the United States and still growing! Our aim is to be the primary source for rotating equipment and process equipment solutions in the industrial and municipal markets. The PMT group prides itself on providing a complete solution for the ever-expanding pump and motor industry.

The PMT group represents some of the most reputable brand names in the fluid handling, pump distribution, water/wastewater treatment and fabrication industry. Our unparalleled service capabilities, whether in-house or field service, provide each customer with the problem solving and product knowledge to stand by our claim : we service what we sell.

Just as there are multiple components for an effectively running pump, it takes a team working together to be a success. A diverse range of talent resides in the Pump Motor Technology group, including engineers, inside and outside sales personnel, machinists, winders, pump and motor repair technicians, field service technicians, electricians, welders, millwrights, and more. Do you want to be part of a team in an industry that keeps America running? Join us today!

Position Summary

Under general supervision, welds metal components together to fabricate or repair products, such as machine parts, plant equipment, motors and generators, according to layouts, blueprints or work orders, using brazing and a variety of arc and gas welding equipment

Essential Functions:

1. Welds metal parts together using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes
2. Performs thermal cutting and grinding
3. Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes and increases size of metal parts
4. Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding
5. Weld components in flat, vertical or overhead positions
6. 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

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.

Must be able to Weld 6010 , Tig & Root and 7018 in both processes.

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.
• Work includes the need for finger dexterity, arm-hand steadiness, multi-limb coordination and manual dexterity

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.