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Job Ref:  95146527
Employer:  General Dynamics US
Country:  United States
County/State:  Texas
City:  Kilgore
01/10/2016 05:22
ID 2016-20656
Job Location USA - TX-Kilgore

Required Clearance No clearance
Posted Date 8/23/2016
Category Manufacturing

Responsibilities for this Position:

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.

GDMS has an immediate opening for a Welder II to join our team in our Kilgore, TX location. The position provides an opportunity to support the development of cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. GDMS employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to ensure GDMS and client technologies are functioning as efficiently as possible. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Welder II will enhance their skill-set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

Welder II Duties and Tasks:

  • Weld metal components together with brazing and a variety of arc and gas welding equipment to fabricate or repair products such as machine parts, and plant equipment
  • Perform related tasks such as thermal cutting and grinding
  • Repair broken or cracked parts, fills holes, and increases size of metal parts
  • Locate and repair cracks in products and equipment
  • Determine layouts and welds parts and assemblies according to engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures

Applicants will be requested to come to our facility for a weld test. The weld test consists of them welding vertical uphill with Flux core and hard wire. This is to certify applicants to weld on our product per AWS regulations.

Basic Qualifications:

The qualified candidate must possess the following:
  • Ability to work under time pressure
  • Ability to work independently, with employees and managers within the department, and vendors
  • Must be able to pass welding certification tests
  • Must have a valid drivers license
  • Ability to be able to operate a vehicle or a forklift
  • Work under general supervision and with instructions given for routine work, and detailed instructions given for new activities or special assignments
  • Must have experience in blue print reading, layout, fit-up, hand torch and plasma cutting and a minimal welding of 2 years on steel

High School degree or the equivalent is required. In addition, 2 years of related experience is required.

Applicants selected may be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Company Overview:

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.
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