• Welder

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/7/2018 3:48 PM)
    ID
    2018-30327
    Job Location
    USA-TX-Kilgore
    Required Clearance
    No clearance
    Category
    Manufacturing
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics SATCOM
  • Basic Qualifications

    *Associate's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience.

     

     

     

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.

     

    GDMS has an immediate opening for a Welder to join our team in our Kilgore, TX location. The position provides an opportunity to support the development of cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. GDMS employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to ensure GDMS and client technologies are functioning as efficiently as possible. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Sr. Welding Tech 1-Steel will enhance their skill-set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

     

    Senior Welder Duties and Tasks include:

    • Weld steel components together with brazing and a variety of arc and gas welding equipment to fabricate or repair products such as machine parts, and plant equipment
    • Perform related tasks such as thermal cutting and grinding
    • Repair broken or cracked parts, fills holes, and increases size of metal parts
    • Locate and repair cracks in products and equipment
    • Determine layouts and welds parts and assemblies according to engineering drawings and specifications.
    • Monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures
    • Able to read engineering drawings
    • Able to use calibrated tools

    *Applicants will be requested to come to our facility for a weld test. The weld test consists of welding vertical uphill with Flux core and hard wire. This is to certify applicants to weld on our product per AWS regulations.

     

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

     

    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran

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