Welder - Aerospace Manufacturing - Highly Skilled
Department: Weld
Close Date: 05/12/2024
Full Time
St Peters, Missouri, United States -
Description

As a turnkey supplier with extensive capabilities, precision welding of aerospace parts and ground support equipment is significant to our success, and as a Highly Skilled Welder at Seyer Industries, you will make a difference! We are looking for a Highly Skilled Welder to read and interpret blueprints, models, and work instructions to set-up and weld tight-tolerance parts using GTAW and GMAW, while maintaining quality and safety standards.

WE OFFER GREAT BENEFITS!

  • Monthly Manufacturing Performance Incentives with the opportunity to earn up to $550 per month.
  • Weekly payroll
  • Start accruing vacation from day one! Accrued each pay period, you will receive 96 hours of vacation in your first year. That increases to over three weeks of vacation 136 hours starting at year three.
  • Anniversary paid day off awarded each year.
  • Nine 9 paid holidays including the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and New Year's Eve.
  • Complete benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, and Voluntary Life.
  • Benefits Paid 100% by Seyer Industries: HealthiestYou Teledoc services, Basic Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, Employer Assistance Program EAP, Short-term and Long-term disability.
  • 401k with employer match - Seyer Industries will match 100% of the first 3% of pay you contribute to the plan; plus 50% of next 2% contributed.

Working at Seyer Industries isn't like working at other manufacturing companies. Our commitment to employee engagement, collaborative spirit, emphasis on achieving results, dedication to continuous improvement, and high expectations offer a different culture. At Seyer Industries, our annual average turnover rate is mind-blowingly low at 6.37% the industry average is 39.9%. And there is a good reason why our average tenure is 8.98 years - people that come to work at Seyer Industries end up staying.

Make that change. Come grow with us. Find your home with Seyer Industries.

NOT INTO WORKING 9 TO 5?

We have a work shift and schedule for you! Our 1st shift offers four different work schedules working five days, four and a half days, or four days a week all with flexible start and end times.

ARE YOU A GOOD FIT?

We are looking for someone with at least six years of verifiable and applicable experience in aerospace or high-precision tube welding. If you have experience with welding thin .025"-.060" aerospace alloys such as aluminum, titanium, Inconel, and other reactive alloys, we are interested in meeting you. Do you take pride in your ability to think creatively and generate out-of-the-box solutions, have a desire to take on challenges with a "can do" attitude and dependable attendance? We would like to reward you for that. Apply now and join our team!

ABOUT SEYER INDUSTRIES

Founded in 1957, Seyer Industries is a small business located in St. Peters, Missouri, specializing in high-complexity machined parts and assemblies for the aerospace and maritime industries. Seyer is a turnkey supplier with extensive capabilities, including CNC machining, design engineering, mechanical and electrical assembly, painting, kitting, welding, and NADCAP-certified penetrant and magnetic particle inspection. Our team is comprised of individuals proudly committed to the objectives of quality and productivity.

All job offers are contingent on the successful completion of a pre-employment drug test and background check.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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Duties:

  • Read and interpret blueprints, models, and work instructions to set-up and weld tight-tolerance parts using GTAW and GMAW.
  • Perform x-ray quality GTAW welding on thin aluminum, stainless, Inconel, and titanium weldments.
  • Accurately measure and inspect welded assemblies with ±.005"-.030" tolerances using calipers, micrometers, and other high-precision measuring instruments.
  • Collaborate with other coworkers to determine manufacturing solutions for overcoming distortion, shrinkage, and other unforeseen welding related obstacles.
  • Maintain a clean, organized work environment and comply with company-wide 5S standards.
  • Perform duties in other departments as workload requires.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • 6 years of verifiable and applicable experience in aerospace or high-precision tube welding
  • Experience with welding thin .025"-.060" aerospace alloys such as aluminum, titanium, Inconel, and other reactive alloys.
  • Must be able to see minuscule characteristics of the weld puddle and make fine adjustments to the tig welding process to establish new procedure qualifications. This includes passing radiographic testing of thin aluminum tubes with porosity allowances in the .007"-.010" range.
  • Experience with straightening/forming of aerospace tube/duct components preferred
  • Ability to think creatively and generate out-of-the-box solutions.
  • Candidate must be a self-starter and have a desire to take on challenges with a "can do" attitude
  • Comprehensive knowledge of AWS D17.1 preferred
  • Must be able to maintain notes and records of key welding characteristics such as amperage, A/C waveforms, technique, shrinkage/distortion measurements, etc.
  • CWI certification is a plus
  • Candidate must have strong mathematical and reading comprehension abilities, including the ability to read measurements in increments of .001" using calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
  • Experience with safe rigging/lifting techniques for lifting complex assemblies using overhead cranes, forklifts, etc.
  • Consistent and dependable attendance.