Welder/Fabricator

Sharp Tooling Solutions is a leading full-service supplier for the aerospace, automotive and defense industries specializing in the design and construction of checking fixtures and tooling. We are currently seeking to fill a full-time Welder/Fabricator position in our Romeo facility.

Upon hire, eligible for $1,500 signing bonus paid after 30 days of employment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lay out, fit, position, and secure parts and assemblies according to specifications within 1/16”, using straightedge, combination square, calipers, and ruler.
  • Tack-weld or weld components and assemblies, using GMAW, GTAW, carbon arc and gas, or other welding equipment.
  • Scale and cut stock for building jobs.
  • Observe tests on welded surfaces, such as hydrostatic, x-ray, and dimension tolerance to evaluate weld quality and conformance to specifications.
  • Inspect grooves, angles, or gap allowances, using micrometer, caliper, and precision measuring instruments.
  • Remove rough spots from the workpiece, using a portable grinder, hand file, or scraper.
  • Weld components in flat, vertical, or horizontal positions.
  • Analyze engineering drawings and specifications to plan layout, assembly, and welding operations.
  • Develop templates and other work aids to hold and align parts.
  • Determine required equipment and welding method, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques.
  • Operate both TIG and MIG. Obtain and maintain weld certification.
  • Employees will also be expected to perform all physical requirements necessary for their position.
  • Understanding of ITAR / FOD as required for aerospace and best practices.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to read micrometers, calipers, indicators & height gage
  • Equipment Selection – determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do the job
  • Understand and operate the surface grinder, lathe, and Bridgeport equipment
  • Ability to work with precise measurements
  • Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.
  • Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or a combination of relevant fixture work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.
  • Strong welding experience in manufacturing, automotive, aerospace industries preferred.
  • 3G certification in GMAW, GTAW for steel and aluminum preferred.
  • This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements; therefore, it is required that the candidate must be a “US Person” as defined by 22.C.F.R. §.

Pay Rate and Benefits

  • Pay Rate dependent on qualifications
  • Signing bonus paid after 30 days of employment
  • Standard benefit package available including medical, dental, vision, 401k plan, etc.

Please no third-party inquiries.

Application Process: Submit your resume to hr@sharptoolingsolutions.com.

Position open until filled.

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70745 Powell Road
Romeo, MI
48065

586-752-3099

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