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Welder

WELDER – 2ND SHIFT – WAMEGO, KS

NOW OFFERING NEW HIRE WELDING BONUS OF $1000*

***For candidates outside of 50+ miles, ask us about our additional $2000 relocation assistance!***

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At the Caterpillar facility in Wamego, Kansas, we take pride in working together to safely build quality attachments that enhance the productivity and utility of Caterpillar machines, equipping them for a wide range of tasks and operating requirements.

Have welding experience or a welding certification? Piece by piece, part by part, person by person – join our team and create your own steel masterpieces!

Visit Caterpillar.com/Wamego to learn more about our team, the work we do and the products we make.

Description

As a welder in the Wamego facility, you will hand weld in multiple positions to create parts using semi-automatic MIG welders and .052 wire as well as use robotic welding technology. You will also read and use blueprints to weld individual parts together. You will use jib and overhead cranes to manually position parts and work in one and two person stalls that are clean, well ventilated, safe, and equipped with the latest technologies.

Click here to hear from current welders in Wamego about why they like to work for Caterpillar!

Basic Qualifications

Possess a welding certification or a minimum of one (1) year welding experience
Available to work from 5:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. during the introductory training period
Top Candidates will also have

Experience MIG welding
Ability to read blueprints
Ability to work safely and wear all required personal protective equipment
Ability to work overtime to support production demands
Being a member of our team is rewarding!

Total Rewards Package available from DAY ONE includes:

Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
Health savings account (HSA)
Flexible Spending Accounts
Short and long term disability coverage
Life Insurance
Healthy Lifestyle Program
Employee Assistance Programs
401K with 6% company match
Annual 401K employer contribution of 3%-5%
In addition to Caterpillars Total Rewards Package, you will also receive:

$ 1,000 New Hire Bonus
$2,000 relocation bonus for candidates moving from more than 50 miles from the facility
Potential for Quarterly Bonuses
Overtime based on business need
Paid holidays and vacation days
Potential for annual pay increase based on performance
Full Personal Protective Equipment provided including welding hoods with a cooling filtration system, metatarsal guard steel-toe boots, gloves, safety glasses, etc.
Pants and jackets provided- laundry service available at no cost to you
Opportunity to promote to higher welder positions and advance your career
Bereavement, Jury Duty, Military Duty Paid Benefits, Parental Leave, Adoption Benefits
Additional Information – Welder

STARTING PAY RANGE: $21.40/HR -$25.42/HR
(*Hourly rate is based on experience starting at $20.00-$23.76 with a 7% night shift premium when working 2nd shift hours.)

*NEW HIRE BONUS: $1,000
**RELOCATION BONUS: $2,000
Work location: Wamego, KS

Shift: 2nd- Full Time

Hours: 2nd shift – Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm- 2:00am

Overtime on Fridays

*Welder bonus pays $500 after 60 days successful performance and an additional $500 after 6 months of successful performance in the Wamego facility* **Relocation bonus is for Welders relocating 50+ miles from the Wamego facility and pays after 30 days of successful performance**

Apply at Caterpillar.com/Wamego.

Final details

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This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.Caterpillar.com/Careers .

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Welder/Machinist

Adams Land and Cattle has an opportunity for a highly motivated and disciplined individual with a high aptitude in mechanics. At times, this individual may be required to assist with other projects in the Maintenance department.

This person will be responsible for:

– Working safely in shop and feedlot environments, following all company safety guidelines.

– Working with Machine Services/Lot Maintenance teams on a diverse range of projects, from build, to repair, rebuild and retrofit of production assets, including feedlot facilities (processing, feed mill, fencing, water and sprinkler systems) and equipment (feed and straight trucks, heavy equipment, tractors).

– Performing skilled work in welding, cutting, shaping and machining accurately and precisely, using welding and machining equipment.

– Assembling, fabricating/machining and repairing parts to specifications including taking mechanical fits, welding parts and machining parts.

– Set-up, adjustment and operation of the following welding equipment: arc and MIG welding.

– Set-up, adjustment and operation of the following machining equipment: mills and lathes.

– Using project plans, blue prints, job specifications and design sketches to ensure proper dimensions and tolerance levels of finished product.

– Inspecting and testing final product for conformance to quality standards and/or blueprint specifications.

– Performing related material handling duties.

– Coordinating ordering of required welding materials, such as rods, gas and metals.

– Maintaining accurate parts use and/or other records.

– Cleaning and maintaining the shop work area.

– Cleaning and performing preventative maintenance (PM) and general repairs on utilized welding/machining equipment.

– Communicating with engineering, supervisory, production services and feedlot personnel to effectively exchange technical information.

– Responding to emergency or high priority work which may, on occasion, be outside of normal working hours.

– Recognizing that weather conditions may require change in activities and that cattle comfort is first and foremost regarding this activity.

– Evaluating current processes/procedures to recommend changes/modifications for improvements.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

– Commitment to safety and quality culture.

– Welding certificate or a minimum of two years welding experience with arc and MIG welders required.

– Machining certificate or a minimum of two years machining experience such as lathe, milling machine, drill press, band saw and any machinist related hand tools required.

– Electrical, hydraulic and water system experience preferred.

– Ability to read and comprehend blueprints, welding symbols and geometric tolerance/dimensioning.

– Experience with precision measurement and calibration, including measuring fits of mating parts.

– Basic mathematical skills.

– High attention to detail.

– Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.

– Ability to work with others to gather and share information and creatively solve challenging problems.

– Excellent verbal communication.

– Team-oriented.

– Vocational/technical diploma/certificate preferred but may substitute diploma/certificate with applicable experience.

To apply, visit our website at adamslandandcattle.com/careers.

Welder

Job Purpose:

HME is seeking Welders or Fabricators to use specialized equipment to weld and assemble new metal components.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Manufacture and fabricate finished metal products
Lay-out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies before welding using straight edges, combination squares, tape measure and other tools
Calculate material measurements to verify specifications
Conduct tests to evaluate weld quality and tolerance
Able to read blueprints, technical drawings, work orders and other written directions
Maintains a clean and safe work station
Maintains and wears all required personal protective safety equipment

Qualifications & Experience:
Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields preferred
Familiarity with welding tools and procedures
Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics
Must be legally authorized to work in United States without company sponsorship now or in the future
Must be able to successfully complete all post-offer and pre-employment contingencies

Required Skills & Behaviors:
Ability to read and interpret drawings
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to handle physical workload
Ability to stand while performing assigned duties

Competitive Salary; 100% Paid Health Insurance for Individuals + Family Coverage Incentive Bonuses Priority Stock Options 401 (k) Plan + Company Match Paid Time Off + Paid Holidays; Flexible Work Schedules, Family-Friendly Culture and Casual Attire

You can apply in any of the following ways: -HME Website: https://hmeinc.net/job-app/ -In-Person: 2828 NW Button Rd. Topeka, KS 66618 -Email: deaton@hmeinc.net (Dayne Eaton, Operations Staffing Manager).

Ironworker

Job Purpose:
HME is seeking Ironworkers to assist in the erection of structural steel components on construction sites.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Able to read blueprints, technical drawings, work orders and other written directions
Read and understand construction drawings and the concept of erecting pre-engineered and structural buildings
Weld SMAW in all positions (training and certification provided by HME)
Safely operate and/or work around cranes, aerial lifts, tele-handlers, and other construction equipment
Maintains and wears all required personal protective safety equipment
Comfortable with welding tools and procedures
Comfortable working at heights and ability to lift up to 100 pounds

​Qualifications & Experience:
Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields preferred
10-hour OSHA training preferred
First Aid/CPR training preferred
Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics
Must be willing to continually learn
Must be legally authorized to work in United States without company sponsorship now or in the future
Must be able to successfully complete all post-offer and pre-employment contingencies

Required Skills & Behaviors:
Ability to read and interpret drawings
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to handle physical workload
Must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and willingness to travel

Benefits: Competitive Salary 100% Paid Health Insurance for Individuals + Family Coverage Priority Stock Options Incentive Bonuses 401 (k) Plan + Company Match Paid Time Off + Paid Holidays, Flexible Work Schedules, Family-Friendly Culture and Casual Attire 

You can apply in any of the following ways: -HME Website: https://hmeinc.net/job-app/ -In-Person: 2828 NW Button Rd. Topeka, KS 66618 -Email: deaton@hmeinc.net (Dayne Eaton, Operations Staffing Manager).

Fabricator

Job Purpose:
HME is seeking Welders or Fabricators to use specialized equipment to weld and assemble new metal components.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Manufacture and fabricate finished metal products
Lay-out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies before welding using straight edges, combination squares, tape measure and other tools
Calculate material measurements to verify specifications
Conduct tests to evaluate weld quality and tolerance
Able to read blueprints, technical drawings, work orders and other written directions
Maintains a clean and safe work station
Maintains and wears all required personal protective safety equipment

​Qualifications & Experience:
Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields preferred
Familiarity with welding tools and procedures
Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics
Must be legally authorized to work in United States without company sponsorship now or in the future
Must be able to successfully complete all post-offer and pre-employment contingencies

Required Skills & Behaviors:
Ability to read and interpret drawings
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to handle physical workload
Ability to stand while performing assigned duties

Benefits: Competitive Salary, 100% Paid Health Insurance for Individuals + Family Coverage, Incentive Bonuses 401 (k) Plan + Company Match, Paid Time Off + Paid Holidays, Flexible Work Schedules, Family-Friendly Culture, Casual Attire

You can apply at any of the following ways: -Zip Recruiter: Fabricator – HME, Inc. -Company Website: https://hmeinc.net/job-app/ -Apply at our Facility: 2828 NW Button Rd. Topeka, KS 66618.

Ironworker

Job Purpose:
HME is seeking Ironworkers to assist in the erection of structural steel components on construction sites.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Able to read blueprints, technical drawings, work orders and other written directions
Read and understand construction drawings and the concept of erecting pre-engineered and structural buildings
Weld SMAW in all positions (training and certification provided by HME)
Safely operate and/or work around cranes, aerial lifts, tele-handlers, and other construction equipment
Maintains and wears all required personal protective safety equipment
Comfortable with welding tools and procedures
Comfortable working at heights and ability to lift up to 100 pounds

​Qualifications & Experience:
Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields preferred
10-hour OSHA training preferred
First Aid/CPR training preferred
Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics
Must be willing to continually learn
Must be legally authorized to work in United States without company sponsorship now or in the future
Must be able to successfully complete all post-offer and pre-employment contingencies

Required Skills & Behaviors:
Ability to read and interpret drawings
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to handle physical workload
Must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and willingness to travel

Benefits: Competitive Salary, 100% Paid Health Insurance for Individuals + Family Coverage, Incentive Bonuses, 401 (k) Plan + Company Match, Paid Time Off + Paid Holidays, Flexible Work Schedules, Family-Friendly Culture, Casual Attire

You can apply any of the following ways: -Zip Recruiter: Fabricator – HME, Inc. -Company Website: https://hmeinc.net/job-app/ -Apply at our Facility: 2828 NW Button Rd. Topeka, KS 66618.

Welders

Multiple welding positions available.

Essential Functions include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1. Fabrication of steel tanks and oilfield equipment.

2. High school diploma or equivalent and trade school preferred.

3. Minimum of 2 years GMAW welding experience.

4. SMAW experience helpful.

5. OR 3+ years’ experience in relative field.

6. Agricultural background a plus (misc. welding/fabrication, building fence, etc.).

*HSI is looking for individuals that are interested in learning to weld at the professional level as a Welder Trainee. Some experience is helpful, but not necessarily required. Trainee will work with seasoned in-house personnel to gain hands-on experience and skills. Advancement opportunities available with skills progression and in-house certification. Ability to read a tape measure and understand blueprints is helpful, but not required.

Applicants must be 18 years or older. We have an amazing benefits package! Benefits include Competitive Wages, Paid Health/Dental Coverage, Vision Coverage, Paid Life Insurance, Retirement Plan with an Employer Match, a wide range of supplemental benefits you can pick and choose from to customize your coverage, Uniforms (we even clean them for you) and Paid Time Off. Pre-Employment Drug Testing is required.

Wages dependent on experience, to be determined post interview. For questions, please contact the Human Resources Department at (785) 621-4075. To apply, you may fill out an application below, or stop by our office located at 2670 E. 9th Street, Hays, KS, or visit your local Workforce Center. EOE.

Maintenance Floater (Welder)

Adams Land & Cattle, LLC (ALCC) is a progressive, family-owned cattle feeding business, located in Broken Bow, Nebraska. ALCC began in 1945 as a small dairy farm on 300 acres east of Broken Bow. Today, ALCC remains family-owned, but has grown into a multi-location operation with finishing lots in Nebraska and more than 100 backgrounding locations throughout the US and Canada.

This person will be responsible for:
– Supporting both Lot Maintenance and the Machine Shop through servicing, troubleshooting, repair, installation and fabrication activities.
– Day to day preventive, corrective, deferred and/or emergency maintenance of the feedlot facilities and equipment, including, but not limited to the feed mill, sprinkler systems, processing barn, water wells, etc.
– Maintaining and repairing feedlot fences and steel structures that sustain optimum cattle welfare and containment.
– Maintaining and repairing water tanks and main lines.
– Maintaining and evaluating equipment to improve performance.
– Providing mechanical expertise when necessary to reduce equipment downtime.
– Identifying technical problems and provide practical solutions, as appropriate.
– Troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems including motors, variable frequency drives, instrumentation, sensors, and various control systems.
– Troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining pneumatic and hydraulic systems including pumps, valves, cylinders, plumbing, etc.
– Operating various welding and torch equipment.
– Ensuring quality and efficient fabrication for new construction.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:
– Mechanical interest and aptitude.
– Plumbing, hydraulic, pneumatic, and water systems experience.
– Proficient in using various devices to test equipments performance.
– Welding experience, knowledge, and skills.
– Commitment to safety and quality culture.
– Excellent verbal communication.
– Self-starter and ability to work independently.
– Ability to use analytical techniques for problem solving, coordination, and decision making.
– Driven, organized, action-oriented, analytical, and ability to multi-task.
– Individual must be team oriented.

Competitive wage, full benefits package plus a $5,000 Hiring Bonus!

Apply online at https://adamslandandcattle.com/careers/.

Welder

R-Tech Tool & Machine currently hiring Robotic and Fabrication Welders. This would be a long-term position with benefits. R-Tech Tool & Machine, Inc.

Summary: The Welder is responsible for operating welding machines as needed making sure all work is done to specification. A successful candidate is a self-motivated multi-tasker that utilizes a strong work ethic to ensure all quality levels are met. Welder will apply appropriate welding processes to join, surface, fabricate or repair parts of metal or other weldable materials, as specified by MRP Network, work orders, blueprints, sketches, or acting supervisor.

Compensation ranges from $17 – $25/hour. Apply on Indeed.com. Please contact Kathleen Cappel, Human Resources Manager with any questions you may have at Kathleenc@rtechtool.com.

Welder

As a welder in the Wamego facility you will hand weld in multiple positions to create parts using semi-automatic MIG welders and .052 wire as well as use robotic welding technology. You will also read and use blueprints to weld individual parts together. You will use jib and overhead cranes to manually position parts and work in one and two person stalls that are clean, well ventilated, safe and equipped with the latest technologies.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
-Possess a welding certification or a minimum of one (1) year welding experience
-Available to work from 5:00AM to 3:30PM during the introductory training period

Top Candidates will also have:
-Experience MIG welding
-Ability to read blueprints
-Ability to work safely and wear all required personal protective equipment
-Ability to work overtime to support production demands

Being a member of our team is rewarding! As a welder on second shift, you’ll receive a $1,000 bonus and competitive pay starting between $17.56 and $23.76 per hour plus an additional shift premium of 7% of hourly rate . Over time, based on performance, attendance and business need, there is opportunity to promote to higher welder positions with pay up to $34.05 per hour and to promote to advanced manufacturing position. You’ll have the opportunity for pay increases based on skills and performance, as well as an annual opportunity for a merit increase, and a quarterly bonus. We offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of a quarterly bonus. Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date). If interested, opportunity to transfer to first shift is based on performance, attendance, and business need. Potential to advance your career into operations leadership and other advanced manufacturing jobs. Safety is a top priority. We provide all personal protective equipment – welding hoods with a cooling filtration system, metatarsal guard steel-toe boots, gloves, safety glasses, etc. – as well as pants and jackets with free laundry service. Be part of a leading global manufacturing company while working on a team with a with a small-town, family-like culture.

Apply directly to our job link at: https://careers.caterpillar.com/en/jobs/job/r0000095375-welder-1-2nd-shift/.