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Welder

Company: Wabtec Corporation
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company's new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com. It's not just about your career--- or your job title---it's about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters---do things that haven't been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. We are the doers. The leaders. The makers. Our teams are hungry to make history, acting with integrity to relentlessly improve people's lives. It's time to stop dreaming about the future; let's build it together. If you are interested in joining our Talent Community, please share your resume with us. When a position that matches your qualifications becomes available it's that much easier to connect! RELCO, a Wabtec Company, is expanding and recruiting for Welders to join our team that rebuilds locomotives for trains! (Multiple Positions Available) DUTIES: * Produce high quality welded products for many types of products and materials. * Safely set up and use automatic, semi-automatic or manual welding equipment. * Handle flat, horizontal and vertical welding equipment. * Weld materials range from 8 mils to unlimited thickness, producing any type and size weld with ferrous or non-ferrous metals. * Work from drawings, weld procedure specifications and operating procedures. * Handle materials as needed by hand, crane, truck cranes, jib, forklift, cutting tools or other handling equipment. In addition to set up and lay out work to maximize efficiencies. * Make an acceptable welds, provide a Level I visual examination, and liquid penetrate examination as required to assure part fit-up and weld sizes meet drawings and other code requirements. * Perform other duties as requested or required. REQUIREMENTS * High school diploma or general education degree (GED) * Previous Welding experience required * Fluency in reading, speaking, and understanding English * Required to understand American Welding Society (AWS) symbols * Must be open to working rotating shifts PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS * Able to read and understand technical manuals, work reports, and schematics or drawings * Good problem solving skills with keen attention to detail * Thorough knowledge of (or ability to quickly learn) O.E.M. maintenance instructions and procedures Knowledge of (or ability to quickly learn) Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) rules * Welding certification preferred Note: A sign on bonus may be provided if you meet eligibility guidelines Note: Lump Sum Relocation Benefits can be offered where applicable. Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world's toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles---people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Keywords: Wabtec Corporation, Cedar Rapids , Welder, Other , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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