Welder in Red Oak, IA at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 10/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Elite Staffing is now hiring for a 1st shift Welders in Red Oak. Candidates will perform welding and fitting operations for refurbishing and repairing rail car parts. All work performed must meet current AAR and quality control guidelines and requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities

*Perform assigned welding, fitting, burning, and air arc tasks under direction from crew leader and supervisor.
*Interpret job work orders to perform required repairs.
*Coordinate and complete repairs in an efficient manner and within assigned hours.
*Ensure AAR quality assurance standards are met.
*Notify crew leader or supervisor of any materials and/or equipment required to ensure completion of job tasks.
*Perform minor repairs to and ability to maintain tools and equipment used.
*Maintain and establish basic knowledge of fundamental AAR repair procedures.
*Interact with crew members in a team environment, as well as with supervisor.
*Assist in the training and coaching of new employees.
*Follow all safety rules, keep work area clean and comply with all GRS Environmental Health and Safety Policies
*Any other duties as assigned such as filing and special projects.

Knowledge & Skills
*Knowledge of machines and tools required to weld, cut, and gouge
*Ability to read and write at a high school level
*Problem/Solution oriented
*Eye-Hand coordination
*Attention to details
*Physical ability to consistently lift over 35 pounds
*Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
*Cooperation and teamwork
*Able to obtain welding certification within 2 weeks of start date

Education and Experience
*1-3 years welding and/or a combination of training and work-related experience.
*High School education or equivalent.
*Welding processes required; burning, air arc, and grinding
*MIG and Stick welding

Location: Red Oak, IA 51566

Pay: $18.00/hr

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.


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