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John Deere Quad Cities Skilled: Maintenance Welder Fabricator/Carpenter in Davenport, Iowa

Maintenance Welder Fabricator/Carpenter

Primary Function:

Performs carpentry, steel, and welding work in constructing, repairing, and maintaining buildings, warehouses, tools, structures, dies, jigs, and equipment.

Types of Machines, Tools and Equipment Used or Operated:

Arce and acetylene welding equipment, stationary or portable power equipment, various hand tools, measuring instruments, gages, ladders, and material handling equipment.

Job Details:

Work is not closely supervised.

Maintains a safe work environment.

Details are dependent on duties assigned but in general consist of the following:

  • Works from prints, sketches, manuals, verbal and written instructions, or procedures to plan and perform work responsibilities.

  • Plans job, obtains necessary materials, and utilizes necessary jigs, fixtures, and holding devices required to perform work.

  • Repairs and maintains buildings including plaster, concrete, masonry, framing, roofing, and steel.

  • Maintains internal infrastructure including partitions, tracks, conveyors, rails, switches, support steel, jibs, joists.

  • Prepares parts for welding. Creates and uses jigs, fixtures, holding devices.

  • Selects correct welding process and welding setting for the job.

  • Performs brazing, torch heating, silver soldering, metal spraying and flame cutting as required.

  • Performs certified welding when required.

  • Cleans equipment, and work area and performs other miscellaneous duties inherent to the job.