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Automatic Welder

Company: Burnham Holdings Inc
Location: Lancaster
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

Company: Burnham CommercialHours: 1st ShiftSince 1873, Burnham Corporation, and now, Burnham LLC, doing business under the name "Burnham Commercial", has produced steam and hot water boilers for commercial and industrial applications. Located at 1239 Harrisburg Pike, in Lancaster, PA, Burnham Commercial's facilities have gone through numerous expansions and changes, since its original construction in 1923. Today, the facilities continue to produce high quality products for its customers. Burnham Commercial offers a full line of scotch, firebox, and cast iron boilers ranging from light commercial to industrial sizes in order to meet its customers' needs and is a leading manufacturer and marketer of high-quality boilers and control systems for commercial and industrial applications.Summary:Under general supervision, welds steel plate of all kinds by using the submerged arc automatic welding machine. Welds horizontal seams and vertical circumferential seams. Uses air arc to clean the joints in order to prepare the joint for weld and x-ray. May be required to perform some welding by using electric arc welding machine. Has satisfactorily passed the A.S.M.E. welding tests, including the stress tests, applied to the sample welds.In addition, but not limited to the above requirements, this individual will be required, at times, to possess, troubleshoot, repair, or maintain the following:Operates automatic welding machine at required speed and heatAir arc joints as requiredProduces a completed weld satisfactory to the A.S.M.E. requirements and suitable to pass x-ray and be free of voidsWelds seams on high and low pressure vesselsInterprets welding symbols as used on blueprintsRemoves slag from weld with slag hammer or wire brushStamps or marks all welds with his personal certification stampGrinds out all seams to be free of dirt and slag to prevent voids in weldPerforms related work as directed commensurate with this or lesser rates labor gradeThe job description written above is not all-inclusive, but is illustrative of the duties and responsibilities involving the required minimum skills and aptitudeQualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education and/or Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret document such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractures and decimals. Ability to compute rates.Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.Computer Skills: Basic knowledge; ability to operate scannersCertificates, Licenses, Registrations: N/AOther Skills and Abilities: Basic blueprint reading; use and understanding of measuring devices; Required to pass ASME weld procedures 2G stick & mig, and 3G stick up hill.Safety Requirements: Protective Footwear Ansi Z41 Class 75, hearing protection, safety glasses with side shields, neoprene/insulated gloves for filling LP cylinders and cloth or leather work gloves.Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Keywords: Burnham Holdings Inc, Lancaster , Automatic Welder, Other , Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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