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Dalton Ag Products Welder in Lenox, Iowa


Dalton Ag


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Dalton Ag is a brand forged in America’s heartland and proud to be the premier fertilizer application equipment manufacturer since 1996. A Welder’s primary responsibility is MIG welding of steel parts.


Duties and Responsibilities:

· MIG welding including the following:

o Create quality welds according to blueprints (weld symbols)

o Inspect welds for accuracy & quality

o Prepare product to be welded by grinding, drilling, milling, tapping, and cutting steel

o Change welding wire as needed

o Change gas tanks as needed

· Responsible for the proper packaging, identifying, and moving of all finished products to the proper location

· Ensure all equipment is properly set-up and used in safe manner and that all safety devices are in use

· Perform first piece inspections as well as all subsequent inspections as required

· Perform simple maintenance and repair as required

· Will be required to cross-train as back-up in other areas of manufacturing plant

· Required to have proper and accurate entry into the time and attendance system

· Other job-related duties as required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

· 6 months experience with MIG welding, preferred

· Candidates must pass basic MIG welding test

· Position requires basic math skills and ability to read blue prints

· Working knowledge of measuring devices such as calipers, micrometers, protractors, and tape measure

Working Conditions and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):

· Work in a production environment with ambient temperatures

· Occasional work outside

· Position requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching

· Employee must occasionally lift, push, pull or move items up to 50 pounds

· Required PPE: Safety toed boots, safety glasses and hearing protection are required in all production areas