MIG Welder 1st shift

Mankato, Minnesota
Construction, Trades & Mining (Construction and Extraction Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
US$ 17.00 - US$ 19.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Jennifer Marshall, Spherion
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Job Description

We have a DIRECT HIRE opportunity for a MIG welder in the Mankato area! Great hours and great pay, snag this one before it disappears!!

Responsible for fitting and welding of steel, aluminum and stainless steel parts using a MIG process.
Also required to perform other miscellaneous tasks, as assigned by his or her supervisor.
Set up welding machines based on the job at hand or using a Welding Procedure Specification
Read and interpret blueprints and/or drawings to determine the specific welding requirements
MIG weld steel, aluminum and stainless steel components based on the specifications of the blueprints and/or drawings
Ensure work is done safely and meets quality standards.
Follow, create and help maintain Welding Procedure Specifications
Set up welding cells for serial production runs
Operate machinery used in the production process, or assist machine operators.
Assemble items as instructed by floor supervisor
Keep work areas clean and organized and take proper care of all equipment and facilities.
Follow all company rules and policies
Provide a great level of attention to detail and focus on the given task.
Follow all safety rules and quality standards
Work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency
Prepare product for shipment
Lift raw materials, final products, and items packed for shipment, manually (up to 60 pounds), or using a hoist
Uphold all OSHA standards applicable to the responsibilities above.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods
Ability to identify and measure material
Ability to produce quality products consistently
Ability to follow instructions given both verbally and in written form
Willingness to learn and work to the best of his/her abilities as well as dependable work ethic
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs and uses
Ability to read blueprints, drawings, calipers, tape measures and angle gauges
Ability to read and interpret documents furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, quality manuals and procedure manuals
Familiarity with the metric system
Ability to perform simple shop math, convert decimals to factional equivalents and fractions to decimal equivalents
Must be reliable with a strong work ethic
Ability to stand continuously for long periods of time


0-1 years

Associates degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required
Experience with steel, aluminum and/or stainless steel required
Experience with MIG welding
Ability to lift heavy items up to 50 pounds consistently required.

Call Jennifer Marshall at 507-317-6788 today to schedule your interview!

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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