Welder III in Concord, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 5/5/2020

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Job Description

Job Title
Welder III

Job ID(Requisition ID):

Job Summary
*We are offering a $1000 Sign-On Bonus for the Right Candidate!* Precision Technologies, the MECHANICAL MANUFACTURING division of Benchmark Electronics, is looking for a career-minded WELDER III for our Concord, CA location on the Weekend day shift. We work with Original Equipment Manufacturers requiring precision mechanical production capabilities including close-tolerance machining and electromechanical clean room assembly. Our product lines include equipment for the Semiconductor and Scientific Instrumentation markets. You’ll have the opportunity to be an integral part of our aggressive growth strategy by working on a successful and fast-paced equipment manufacturing team. You’ll have the opportunity to work with some of the most advanced programs and processes in the electron beam welding department. You’ll work with some of the most prominent people in the industry who love to train the right people. This is a great opportunity to slingshot your technical welding career! Are you a proven team player in a machine shop environment? Do you have a passion for technical proficiency in a manufacturing environment? Are you looking to jump-start your career with a fast-growing company with a global presence? Then you may have what we’re looking for!

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Understands blueprints and can translate them into efficient work instructions
• Manual dexterity is required
• Ability to handle changing priorities
• Good analytical skills and problem solving ability
• Effective communication, both verbal and written
• Responds to written and verbal instructions
• Able to work overtime as needed
• Participates in a continuous improvement activity
• Ability to handle multiple and frequently changing priorities
• Strong analytical skills and problem solving ability
• Capable of working with multiple and a variety of challenges
• Able to work from engineering sketches and drawings in a prototype environment if required
• Able to set priorities and lead co-workers through multiple and changing situations
• Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills
Qualifications / Education / Experience
You’ll be responsible for operating and programming CNC controlled Electron Beam Welders including weld development and weld joint engineering.
• Performs unusual and difficult welding machine operations including making complex set-ups on a large CNC electron beam welder equipped with movable holding table and welding controls in a timely and efficient manner
• Devises and utilizes welding fixtures to facilitate extremely close exacting welding of all types of special components, working in accordance with company/customer specifications
• Works with customers and engineers on developing detailed weld schedules and design/development of tooling
• Works under minimal supervision on duties and tasks that may not be standardized, selecting from instructions that may or may not be formally documented and established
• Trains and/or mentors co-workers and may be the designated go-to employee in the absence of supervision What would really impress us:
• 2- year technical degree (or apprenticeship certificate)
• Experience with continuous improvement activities
• Great communication and a service-driven attitude
• E Beam welding experience What we need from you:
• High School diploma or GED
• 5+ years’ experience in a technical electron beam welding department in a manufacturing setting
• Certification to weld multiple metals
• Ability to read blueprints
• 2 year technical degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience as approved by executive management, ability to read, write, perform basic math
Job Category
Direct Labor
Job Location
Concord, CA, USA

Pay Type
Travel Requirement
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