MIG Welders

Scelzi MIG WeldersScelzi Enterprises, Inc. MIG Welders use hand-welding or flame – cutting equipment to weld truck bodies by joining sheet metal components. They grind materials, square parts/materials to fit accordingly, and cut or shorten parts/materials as needed per blue prints. MIG Welders set up, test, and adjust welding machine to allow correct heat source according to the selected raw material for perfect welds. Welders are independent workers and may be building parts such as tool boxes, ladder racks, doors, sides & floors. Welders who are experience in fabrication may work in the customs department which includes using any combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, or computer technologies to complete the truck body.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. 1. MIG Weld components in flat, vertical or overhead positions.
  2. 2. Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits.
  3. 3. Lay out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies prior to assembly, using straightedges, combination squares and rulers.
  4. 4. Examine work pieces for defects and measure work pieces with straightedges or templates to ensure conformance with specifications.
  5. 5. Weld separately or in combination, using aluminum stainless steel, zinc, steel (black iron).
  6. 6. Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.
  7. 7. Select and install torches, torch tips to welding chart specifications or types and thickness of metals.
  8. 8. Connect and turn regulator valves to activate and adjust gas flow and pressure so that desired flames are obtained.
  9. 9. Monitor the fitting, burning, and welding process to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material.
  10. 10. Analyze engineering drawings, blueprints, specifications, sketches, work orders, and material safety data sheets to plan layout, assembly, and welding operations.
  11. 11. Chip off access weld, using portable grinders.
  12. 12. Remove rough spots from work pieces, using portable grinders.
  13. 13. Position and secure work pieces, using hoists, cranes, wire, and banding machines or hand tools.
  14. 14. Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective materials and notify supervisors.
  15. 15. Repair metals form break and shear by dismantling, straightening, reshaping, and reassembling parts, using cutting torches, straightening presses, and hand tools.
  16. 16. Check angles, or gap allowances, using micrometers and precision measuring instruments.
  17. 17. Set up and use ladders necessary to complete work.
  18. 18. Dismantle metal assemblies or cut scrap metal, using thermal-cutting equipment such as flame-cutting torches or plasma-arc equipment.


  1. 1. Production and Processing; Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  2. 2. Design; Knowledge of design techniques, tools, precision technical plans, blueprints, and drawings.
  3. 3. Mechanical; Knowledge of machines and tools.
  4. 4. Mathematics; Knowledge of arithmetic, geometry, calculus, and their applications.
  5. 5. Active Learning; Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  6. 6. Active Listening; Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  7. 7. Critical Thinking; Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  8. 8. Learning Strategies; Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.
  9. 9. Speaking; Talking to others to convey information effectively.
  10. 10. Equipment Selection; Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.

Work Environment

This job operates in a shop production environment. Includes exposure to contaminants. Exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable. Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32 F degrees) temperatures. Exposure to minor burns, cuts, bites, or stings. Requires exposure to hazardous equipment and conditions. Requires work with others in a group or team. Requires coordinating or leading others in accomplishing work activities. Includes responsibility for the health and safety of others. Requires wearing common protective or safety equipment. Requires wearing specialized protective or safety equipment.

Physical Demands

Must be able to lift 50 lbs periodically. Requires standing, walking, repetitive movement, bending or twisting, squatting, climbing, kneeling, crawling, pushing/pulling, reaching, using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. 


Required Education and Experience

  1. 1.At least 6 months of work experience.


Preferred Education and Experience

  1. 1.Welding Certification is preferred but not required

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Must past S.E. welding test.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug test, physical, and agility test.
  • Must pass respiratory test.
  • Work Authorization/Security Clearance (if applicable)




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 Position   MIG Welders
 Position Number  71901
 City  Fresno
 State  California
 Dept  Production
 Experience  6+ months work experience
 Wage  Hourly
 Position Status
 Full Time

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