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Welder/Fitter
Location Spokane, Washington
Department Spokane – 6123 - Service
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Job Title:  Welder/Fitter

Location:  Spokane, WA

Exemption Status:  Non-Exempt

Reports To:  Fabrication 

COMPANY SUMMARY: Modern Machinery has been in business for over 75 years. We sell, rent and service high-quality heavy equipment while providing exceptional customer service and product support to our customers.  Modern Machinery is committed to our core values and creating a safe working environment for all our employees. For more information about our company, please visit our website at www.modernmachinery.com.

POSITION SUMMARY:  This is a great opportunity for an individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced, team environment. As a Welder/Fitter, you will be responsible to produce custom, high-quality, crushing and screening equipment for the aggregate industry.  

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrate Modern Machinery’s core values and promote the mission and vision of the company.
  • Follow all company policies, processes, procedures. Exercise safe work practices to contribute to the achievement of the company’s safety goals.
  • Meet production demands by completing jobs in a timely manner with attention to detail and by producing quality work.  This work will include fabricating new and repairing used equipment.
    • Set up and operate a welder, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to fabricate and repair parts
    • Ability to perform specific tasks using the standard equipment used in metal fabrication such as saws, shear, welder, grinder, drills, etc., performing quality work with safe work practices always
    • Must be able to cope wide flange, angle, tube, and weld in flat and vertical positions
    • Ability to read, interpret and follow drawings/blueprints.  Must be able to solve practical problems related to the fabrication of metal assembly.
  • Complete and submit assigned work order reports, time cards and all other paperwork daily
    • When appropriate compile any additional documentation necessary for completeness
  • Assist others on large projects or repairs
  • Attends training sessions and meeting as required
  • Establish, promote, and ensure an outstanding level of customer service to internal and external customers
  • Your job duties may be changed from time-to-time at the discretion of your supervisor

The responsibilities described above are the general nature and levels of work performed but are not intended to be a complete comprehensive list of all the duties, activities, and responsibilities required of job incumbents. Responsibilities, duties, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

REQUIRED SKILLS/JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • The individual in this position should be personable, highly motivated, detail oriented with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Personal accountability and self-management to prioritize and complete all tasks required of the position
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma, or GED
  • Welding experience with SMAW, MIG, Oxy-Acetylene cutting.  Plasma cutting and some air arc experience is required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Word, and Excel)

BENEFITS:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Insurance
  • 401k/Roth Retirement Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Holiday, and Bereavement)
  • Participation in Annual Incentive Plan (AIP)
  • Gym Membership Reimbursement Program
  • Family Scholarship Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Disability Benefits
Modern Machinery is an Equal Opportunity Employer

IT IS OUR INTENTION TO GIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY TO ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS. SELECTION DECISIONS ARE BASED ONLY ON JOB-RELATED FACTORS. WE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF AGE, RACE, RELIGION, COLOR, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AND DISABILITY, GENETIC INFORMATION OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROTECTED BY LAW OR REGULATION. IF HIRED; YOU MUST PROVIDE PROOF THAT YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE USA.