Washington, MO, United States
Canam Group is the largest fabricator of steel components in North America. Specialized in designing construction solutions and fabricating customized products since 1961, Canam Group takes part in an average of 10,000 construction projects each year in one activity sector divided into three groups of products and services: buildings, structural steel and bridges. The Corporation operates 25 plants across North America and employs over 4,650 people in Canada, the United States, Romania and India.
We are looking for self-motivated and safety conscious candidates who would like to join our production team.
Tack Welder (Assembler):
Place and tack weld steel component parts to fabricate finished products including steel joists and girders on a fast-paced assembly line. Must be able to learn to tack weld.
Perform fillet welds on pre-assembled product on a fast-paced assembly line. Must be able to weld. 1 – 6 months of mig welding experience preferred.
Operate various machines including shears, presses, punches, benders, etc. to prepare raw material for assembly. Must manually handle and maneuver large pieces of steel to load machines.
Other Qualifications / Physical Demands:
All positions require team members to learn to read/use a tape measure and be able to apply common sense understanding to carry out written and verbal instructions.
The nature of the production operation will require that you perform a wide range of physical activities including continuous standing, walking, continuous use of hands/arms to grasp and hold, push/pull, carry, flip and otherwise maneuver tools, raw material and product of various lengths and weights up to 60 lbs. (greater for some positions). May require crouching, bending, twisting, stooping, squatting, reaching, holding arms and weight overhead and in different positions. Vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to focus.
All employees are required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which includes, at a minimum, hard hat, ear plugs, safety glasses and steel-toed boots with metatarsal guards.
Will include exposure to moving mechanical parts, welding flash and fumes, high noise and extreme summer heat.
Compensation and Benefits:
Starting pay is $15.60/hour progressing to $17.50/hour after one year;
We offer a complete range of benefits including health, prescription drug, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, 401k and profit sharing, vacation, paid holidays and paid sick days.The group insurance plan has a flexible approach to better meet the specific needs of employees with individual or family coverage;
We provide safety shoe, prescription safety glasses and tool allowances.
Serious candidates must be willing to work daily and weekend overtime during heavy production periods, pass a pre-employment drug screen, undergo a criminal background check and complete a 90 day probationary period. We appreciate your interest in our company however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Canam is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled and participates in the E-Verify program.