PDS Tech Inc Frame Welder in Chandler, Arizona

PDS Tech is looking for Frame Welders in Chandler, AZ. Please contact Ramon at: rquintana@pdstech.com or 480.212.0858

Job Summary:

Responsible for performing Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) on a diversified line of products which include close tolerance large and small weldments in accordance with the appropriate (AWS) welding codes and symbols. This includes the layout, fit/tack and fabrication of a frame weldment having multiple details. Materials include various grades of steel: tube and sheet, stainless steel: tube and sheet, and aluminum: tube and sheet.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs advanced frame welding activities with minimum instructions and supervision.

  • Works with team members to achieve department goals based on production schedules.

  • Interprets complex blueprints, manufacturing drawings and written work instructions. Must interpret AWS welding symbols and basic GD&T.

  • Sets up welding equipment in accordance with the appropriate weld process specifications (WPS).

  • Completes weldments to the applied AWS welding code and blueprint requirements.

  • Positions weldment details in location using fixtures, precision squares, rules, and calipers to meet blueprint and quality requirements.

  • Utilizes material handling equipment in conjunction with the welding task.

  • Performs minor maintenance on job related equipment.

  • Assumes responsibility and care of assigned tools and equipment.

  • Observes and practices safety procedures and policies.

  • Attendance is an essential job function.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints and work instructions.

  • Knowledge of AWS welding symbols required. Basic knowledge of GD&T preferred.

  • Ability to perform welds that pass a visual inspection and destructive test.

  • Basic math skills; must be able to perform conversions and basic calculations.

  • Strong attention to detail, quality focused and willing to learn.

  • Ability to read, write and understand English.

  • Must comply with Jager-2 Vision test compliance.

  • Ability to operate hand/air tools and electric grinders.

Work Experience:

  • 7+ years of experience in TIG and MIG welding with 3 years sheet metal and structural tubing of close tolerance parts or equivalent advanced education.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.