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Cooked - Welder Fabricator Tech - Full Time

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Job ID 157204 Date posted 10/15/2021 Location : Fort Worth, Texas

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.


Shift: 1st
Compensation: $30.20 /hr

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 401(k) with Cargill matching contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Short-Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Food Discounts

The Fabrication Tech is the central contact point for maintenance, production, and management personnel concerning the operational status of the facility.  Because of this, the Fabrication Tech is a very important individual in the overall plant organization.  It is this individual’s responsibility to keep themselves constantly aware of the plant’s operational capabilities and to keep the rest of the organization informed of any limitations that could be placed on the operation of the plant.

  • Interprets blueprints, specifications, diagrams or schematics to determine appropriate welding process; Well versed in understanding welding symbols.
  • Ability to read and accurately use measuring tools including tape measure, caliper, micrometer in both imperial (inch) and metric units
  • Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.
  • MIG, TIG, and Stick on Stainless Steel, Carbon Steel, and small amounts of Aluminum
  • Operate power grinders/tools, drill press, and other miscellaneous hand tools
  • Ability to give/take work instruction and communicate effectively with others
  • Report to the Maintenance Superintendent for all matters relating to the predictive, preventive and corrective maintenance of all plant equipment.
  • Plan all maintenance (planned, predictive, and corrective) for plant equipment in the Tech’s area of cognizance.
  • Interface with the Operations and Maintenance Departments on a regular basis through daily and weekly planning meetings keeping them informed of upcoming maintenance requirements and keeping abreast of planned equipment downtime.
  • Interface with maintenance management personnel and craftsperson’s on a regular basis to ensure the smooth flow of maintenance tasks and as a prelude to the planning and scheduling of future maintenance tasks.

Principal Accountabilities

50%

  • Pipe fitting/welding experience
  • Stainless, Layout, Fabrication, and straightening: 1 year
  • Operation of shop equipment, lathe, mill, iron worker, shearer, brake, and hydraulic press

30% 

  • Report to the Maintenance Superintendent for all matters relating to the predictive, preventive and corrective maintenance of all plant equipment.
  • Plan all maintenance (planned, predictive, and corrective) for plant equipment in the Tech’s area of cognizance.
  • Interface with the Operations and Maintenance Departments on a regular basis through daily and weekly planning meetings keeping them informed of upcoming maintenance requirements and keeping abreast of planned equipment downtime.
  • Interface with maintenance management personnel and craftsperson’s on a regular basis to ensure the smooth flow of maintenance tasks and as a prelude to the planning and scheduling of future maintenance tasks

10%

  • Plan all maintenance (planned, predictive, and corrective) for plant equipment in the Tech’s area of cognizance.
  • Interface with the Operations and Maintenance Departments on a regular basis through daily and weekly planning meetings keeping them informed of upcoming maintenance requirements and keeping abreast of planned equipment downtime.
  • Interface with maintenance management personnel and craftsperson’s on a regular basis to ensure the smooth flow of maintenance tasks and as a prelude to the planning and scheduling of future maintenance tasks.

10%

  • This position requires a working knowledge of basic computer skills.  Proficiency in Word processing, Excel spreadsheets and project management software is a plus.
  • This position requires a working knowledge of most aspects of the CMMS system.  Training is provided for those areas in the CMMS software where the successful candidate is deficient

Required Qualifications

  • Basic computer skills.  

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic understanding/use of AutoCAD. 
  • Pipe fitting/welding experience
  • Stainless, Layout, Fabrication, and straightening: 1 year
  • Operation of shop equipment, lathe, mill, iron worker, shearer, brake, and hydraulic press

This is a full-time position located in Fort Worth, Texas. This position does not provide any type of relocation assistance. Please note you may receive calls from a 952 area code if you are considered for the position.



Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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