Military Vehicle Mechanic/Welder
Military Vehicle Mechanic/WelderSTS Technincal Services
STS Technical Services
STS Technical Services is hiring Welders in Temple, Texas.
We are seeking an experienced and highly skilled Military Vehicle Welder to join our team. The primary responsibility of this position is to perform MIG-Aluminum welding on military vehicles, comprising approximately 95% of the workload. Additionally, you will be required to perform MIG-Steel and Stainless Steel welding tasks, constituting about 5% of the job. During downtime, Welders will also be expected to engage in various mechanical tasks and vehicle installations.
- MIG Welding: Perform high-quality MIG-Aluminum welding on military vehicles according to specifications and welding codes.
- MIG-Steel and Stainless Steel Welding: Execute welding tasks using MIG techniques on steel and stainless steel components when necessary.
- Safety: Ensure strict adherence to safety protocols, including the use of personal protective equipment and maintaining a safe work environment.
- Quality Control: Inspect welds and workpieces for quality and make necessary adjustments to maintain the highest standards.
- Equipment Maintenance: Conduct routine maintenance and care for welding equipment to ensure it functions correctly.
- Diverse Welding Tasks: Engage in various welding-related tasks, including cutting, grinding, and metal fabrication.
- Mechanical Work: During downtime or as required, perform mechanical tasks such as vehicle maintenance, repairs, and installations.
- Teamwork: Collaborate effectively with team members, including engineers and other technicians, to achieve project goals and timelines.
- Documentation: Maintain accurate records of welding projects, inspections, and any necessary documentation.
- Training: Participate in a four-week training program in Pennsylvania to enhance welding skills and meet company standards. Pass a weld test after initial training.
- 5 years proven experience as a Welder, with a focus on MIG-Aluminum welding.
- Proficiency in MIG-Steel and Stainless Steel welding techniques.
- Knowledge of welding codes and standards.
- Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and blueprints.
- Strong attention to detail and quality control.
- Excellent problem-solving skills.
- Strong commitment to safety practices.
- Flexibility to perform other mechanical tasks during downtime.
- Willingness to travel for training and occasional work assignments.
- Valid driver’s license.
- Physical ability to lift and move heavy materials and equipment.
- Welding certification or relevant training programs.
- Previous experience with military vehicle welding projects.
- Familiarity with military vehicle systems and components.
About STS Technical Services:
STS Technical Services is a Top 100 Staffing Firm that’s partnered with some of the largest names in the aerospace, manufacturing, defense and industrial industries.
Our professional recruitment teams put talented individuals to work at client locations all over the world, and we have hundreds of exciting career opportunities for you to explore!
If you want to speak to a Recruiting Professional directly, call 1-800-359-4787.
STS Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer.