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Job Opening – 3rd Shift Mig Welder

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Mig Welding

Essential Duties and Tasks

  • Read and interpret standard production drawings and job specifications.
  • Weld metal components together into various size metal panels.
  • Prepare all material surfaces to be welded, ensuring there is no loose or thick scale, slag, rust, moisture, grease, or other foreign matter.
  • Grind off excess weld and/or rough spots using portable grinders.
  • Inspect products to verify conformance to specifications.
  • Assure that all materials and supplies are available as needed in order to promote maximum efficiency for each work process and meet set productivity goals each day.
  • Detect and notify supervisor of faulty operation of equipment and/or defective materials.
  • Maintain clean and orderly work area.

Working Conditions

  • Manufacturing facility/ warehouse environment with moderate to loud noise levels.
  • Non-temperature regulated facility.
  • Constant material transport via fork lift throughout facility.
  • 10 hour work days – 4 days per week (Monday – Thursday).
  • Mandatory overtime depending on operation schedule.
  • Work alone or with other co-workers.
  • Steady pace with set productivity goals to be met each day.

Physical Demands

  • Constant standing, bending, and stooping.
  • Frequent reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling.
  • Exerting 50 lbs to 60 lbs of force occasionally, and/or 20 lbs to 50 lbs of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs of force constantly to move objects.
  • Frequent precisely coordinated movements of the fingers and hands to grasp, manipulate or assemble components.

Machines, Tools, Equipment

  • Mig Welder
  • Grinder
  • Hand Drill
  • Standard Measuring Tape
  • Other Various Hand Tools
  • Personal Protective Equipment

Skills & Knowledge

  • Mig welding experience preferred but not required.
  • Able to read standard tape measure.
  • Must be able to read, write and perform basic math calculations.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • High School Diploma or GED

10 Hour Work Schedule

3rd Shift…Monday through Thursday, 8:15pm to 6:45am. Mandatory overtime as needed.


Medical-Vision-Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Paid Vacation-Sick-Holidays, 401K Plan & More!

Screening Requirements

Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check

Please stop by our office to fill out an application.

WireCrafters, LLC
6208 Strawberry Lane
Louisville, KY 40214-2900

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