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Welder / Fabricator Technician

Company: Sapp Bros.
Location: Harrisonville
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

External DescriptionAre you looking for an opportunity to build a great career with a company where you and your efforts will truly be valued? Join our team at Sapp Bros.! We operate a chain of travel centers stretching from Utah to Pennsylvania, providing our customers with quality products, a clean environment, and a commitment to excellent service. We are currently looking for experienced and hard-working candidates to fill open Welder Fabricator position.In this role, you will service heavy-duty trucks and trailers and will troubleshoot problems and conduct repairs in a thorough and efficient manner with a high focus on Welding. We offer competitive compensation, tool assistance program, including benefits and plenty of opportunities for advancement. If you want a great job with a fantastic company, and if you meet our qualifications, we want to talk with you. Contact us today!Your specific duties in this role will include:

  • Repairing and fabricating various items and equipment using cutting, burning, and welding techniques and equipment.
  • Monitoring the welding, burning, and fitting process to ensure parts are not overheated or damaged by warping, distortion, expansion, or shrinkage.
  • Preparing, assembling, and tacking weld parts and surfaces to be welded.
  • Maintaining, organizing, and cleaning equipment and the work area.
  • Replacing and balancing tires, following established tire dismount and mount procedures
  • Repairing or replacing starters, generators, and universal joints
  • Adjusting and/or replacing brakes
  • Discussing service and repair problems with customers when necessary
  • Helping to complete work orders
  • Performing emergency repairs in the field, including operating service truck and provides road side repairs, including tires
  • Ensuring that customer needs are met in a professional, timely, and efficient manner
  • Help train and advance other team members
  • Ensuring that housekeeping guidelines are followed
  • Following all established safety guidelines, including 100% compliance for Lock Out Tag Out
  • Adhering to established drain plug torque procedures
  • Performing additional duties assigned by your managerOur Safety Mission Statement is to sustain zero accidents by providing a safe environment, worked in by safety minded employeesRequirementsAs a welder, you must be reliable and hard working with strong mechanical and technical inclination. You must also be highly organized and detail-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. It is also important that you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a cooperative attitude, and a willingness to assist others.Qualifications for the position include:
    • High school graduate or GED, preferred
    • Minimum 18 years of age
    • Valid Driver's License with a good driving record
    • Valid Medical Examiner's Certificate
    • Minimum 1 year of previously related experience in automotive or diesel, preferred
    • A combination of training, education, and/or experience equivalent to the standards set forth by Sapp Bros service center
    • Ability to diagnose mechanical and electrical problems
    • Thorough understanding of machines and tools used in welding including designs, uses, maintenance and repair.
    • Basic understanding of design techniques, principles, and tools necessary for the precise production of technical plans, drawings, models and blueprints.
    • Excellent ability to read and listen to assignments given in a variety of forms.
    • Basic understanding of mathematics as related to welding assignments.
    • ASE Certification, preferred
    • Ability to provide proper documentation establishing your identity and eligibility to be legally employed in the United States
    • Willingness to undergo a criminal background and employment reference checkAs a Sapp Bros. employee, you will be part of an established company with a long tradition of commitment to quality, ethics, and superior customer service. If you are in search of an opportunity to use your leadership, creativity, communication, and people skills in a fun and rewarding environment, then we have a place for you on our team. We offer opportunities for advancement and competitive compensation that includes a great benefits package.Benefits Include:
      • Health, Vision & Dental Insurance
        • Life & Accident Insurance
          • 401k
            • Paid Holidays & Vacation
              • Education Assistance Program
                • ASE Certifications paid for by company
                  • Tool Assistance Program
                    • Gym Membership Reimbursement
                      • Discounts on Gasoline & Diesel
                        • Store & Restaurant Discounts
                          • Career Advancement - We promote from within!LocationsSapp Bros Harrisonville-251Desired PayHourly: 20.00-25.00Hiring Bonus (If applicable)

Keywords: Sapp Bros., Overland Park , Welder / Fabricator Technician, Professions , Harrisonville, Kansas

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