Welder

Work Location: 1150 South 48th Street in Grand Forks, ND
Reporting Manager: Welding Lead
Work Hours: Monday-Thursday 7am-5:30pm, Friday 7am-12pm

Company Summary:

PS Industries™ Incorporated is an industry leader in the design and custom manufacturing of industrial doors and hatches, material handling safety gates, personnel fall protection products and flood protection barriers. Our products are designed, engineered, manufactured, and sold out of our 100,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Our customer base of over 6,000 customers includes companies such as NASA, the United Nations, Miller-Coors, Con Edison, Grainger, and Xcel Energy, just to name a few.

Our strength lies in providing solutions for our customers by manufacturing our products to fit the needs of customer-driven applications, ensuring rugged, innovative and safe products for a variety of industries. New product development and expansion into new markets is a priority. With our recent expansion of our manufacturing facility, PS Industries is ready to take on opportunities and growth.

Position Summary:

To create assemblies or weldments by welding steel shapes and steel sheet parts that are provided by the cutting and forming area. To assist in the cutting and forming area when required to create steel parts as needed.  Position is unsupervised at times.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Weld sheet metal and structural metal parts that are provided by the cutting and forming area
  • Verify all required product specifications before sending the product to the paint/finishing area
  • Operate the press brake, shear, iron workers, saw, plasma cutters, etc. as required to produce all PS Industries’ manufactured products
  • Collaborate with co-workers to ensure all materials are prepared properly so that the assemblies or weldments will be fabricated in an accurate and efficient manner

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 2 years education and/or work experience beyond High School in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to effectively weld sheet metal and structural metal to produce a quality finished product.
  • Skill in reading and interpreting all general drawings and assembly drawings, and must have the ability work with all tools in the production area, including all hand tools, power tools and production equipment. This includes the press brake, shear, iron workers, saws, plasma cutters, etc.
  • Wire feed welding certification is required for mild steel, stainless steel.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Aluminum welding certification is beneficial.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift and walk with loads up to 150 lbs. with the assistance of at least one other production employee as needed.
  • Production employees will be moving structural steel members as well as steel parts for the assembly of PS Industries finished products.  Production employee must be able to stand on feet for the entire duration of the scheduled shift.