Welder

Full Time Greater Accra Region Welder
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Welder

We are looking for a skilled Welder to cut and join metals and other materials at our facilities or construction sites.

You will operate appropriate equipment to put together mechanical structures or parts with a great deal of precision. Your job is important as it provides the foundation for strong infrastructure.

A welder must be competent in using potentially dangerous equipment following all safety precautions. The ideal candidate will also have a steady hand and great attention to detail. Knowledge of different kinds of metal and their properties is essential.

Responsibilities

*Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures
*Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
*Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements)
*Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
*Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
*Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
*Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
*Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
*Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

Requirements

*Proven experience as welder
*Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA etc.)
*Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
*Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
*Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)
*Deftness and attention to detail
*Proficient in English
|*Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required
*Professional Certification (e.g. an AWS welding certificate) will be a plus

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