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Arcosa Wind Towers is looking for a Welder. As a Welder at Arcosa, youll use jigs/holding fixtures to lay out pieces to be welded according to blueprints, layouts, schematics, or work orders and use manual/semi-automatic/automatic welding equipment to join, surface, fabricate, and repair parts of metal or other weldable materials. The Welder also inspects completed work for conformance to specifications and performs minor maintenance to equipment.

Location: Newton, IA


  • 6:00AM- 2:30PM, M-F
  • Overtime and Overtime on Saturdays, as needed

What youll do:

  • Proficiently perform Oxy Fuel Burning and Carbon Arcing
  • May require stik welding
  • May perform multiple pass welds
  • May lay out and mark weld points on parts or subassemblies
  • May position pieces to be welded into jigs, holding fixtures, guides, and steps using measuring instruments and hand tools
  • May inspect completed work for conformance to specifications
  • Observe all standard safety practices
  • Maintain and complete all required records
  • Follow all safety rules and practices
  • May be involved in safety committees or initiatives
  • Perform other duties as assigned

What Youll Need:

  • Preferred Experience: 2 years
  • Preferred Certifications: Grinding, GMAW, Flux Co or Arcosa will Certify
  • Preferred Ability to qualify as a horizontal welder
  • Preferred Ability to qualify as a vertical welder
  • Preferred Certification for vertical groove welding or Arcosa will Certify
  • Preferred Certification for horizontal groove welding or Arcosa will Certify
  • The ability to communicate in English both verbal and written

Working Conditions:

  • Work environment includes plant, warehouse, production and non-production areas and plant grounds.
  • This position may require work/maintenance coverage beyond the normal hours, shift, and on weekends/holidays
  • Ability to tolerate both high and low temperatures, loud noises typical of a manufacturing plant

Safety Activities:

  • Be aware of and observe all safety practices. Including but not limited to- Safety glasses, safety boots, hearing protection, etc as required
  • Know and follow all safety rules and procedures.
  • Participate in safety committees and initiatives as assigned.

As an important member of the team, you will beresponsiblefor:

  • Activating the potential of our people,
  • Caring for our customers,
  • Optimizing operations and
  • Integrating sustainability into our daily practices as well as our long-term strategy and promote a results-driven culture that is aligned with long term value creation.

Safety Sensitive:Yes

***New wage scale and sign-on bonus***


  • Health and Pharmacy
  • Dental and Vision
  • Critical Illness
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company Paid Life and ADandD Insurance
  • Voluntary Life and ADandD Insurance
  • 401(k) W/Company Match
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Voluntary Long-Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program

Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity