Welder III in Fremont, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

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Job Description

Job Title
Welder III

Job ID(Requisition ID):

Job Summary
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! Precision Technologies, the MECHANICAL MANUFACTURING division of Benchmark Electronics, is looking for a career-minded Senior Aluminum TIG WELDER for our Fremont, CA location. Our client list reads like a “Who’s Who” of 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.

Essential Functions and Competencies

• Understands blueprints and can translate them into efficient work instructions
• Manual dexterity is required
• Effective communication, both verbal and written
• Able to work overtime as needed
• 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
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• May lead continuous improvement activities
Qualifications / Education / Experience

• Utilizes welding fixtures to facilitate close exacting welding of all types of components, working in accordance with company/customer specifications
• Maintains work orders and welding production schedule
• Completes required documents and provides supervisor with accurate daily production data
• Maintains tools and equipment in proper working order and performs preventative maintenance
• Maintains adequate supplies for welding area
• Maintains a safe, neat, and orderly work environment in order to produce products at the highest quality level
• Maintains the security and confidentiality of our customer’s products and documentation
• Exercises respect for coworkers and the work environment
• Trains and assist co-workers with determining best methods to achieve desired results in a timely 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

What would really impress us:
• 10 years' experience in high vacuum aluminum welding
• 2 year technical degree (or apprenticeship certificate)
• Experience with continuous improvement activities
• A service-driven attitude

What we need from you:
• High School diploma or GED
• 5+ years’ experience in a welding department in a manufacturing setting
• Certification to weld multiple metals (AWS or equivalent)
• Ability to read blueprints
Job Category
Direct Labor
Job Location
Fremont, CA, USA

Pay Type
Travel Requirement
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