Job Description
We are seeking an experienced level II Welder to join our team in Wayland, Michigan where we build world-class agricultural feed trailers. This position is a good fit for individuals who are well acquainted with mig welding aluminum in a variety of positions. This is a critical role that requires strong attention to detail and expertise in mig welding techniques and fabrication.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read trailer specification sheet to understand customer requirements
  • Cut aluminum extrusions to required length
  • Use jigs and fixtures to assemble aluminum components and tack in place
  • Perform structurally sounds and cosmetically appealing welds in a variety of positions
  • Install steel sub assembly components on aluminum tank structure
  • Use crane system to lift hopper tank and install on bogie running gear
  • Work area to be kept clean and organized
  • Follow all safety protocols and procedures

Additional Requirements and Considerations:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience mig welding
  • Have own tools including welding helmet
  • Ability to occasionally lift over 50 pounds
  • Ability to climb in. on, or around trailer structures to perform welds in variety of positions
  • Must be able to meet physical demands of job with or without accommodation
  • Ability to stand, bend and twist throughout shift
  • Opportunity for 10 hour shifts as well as overtime

Walinga USA is located just north of Wayland, Michigan with easy access to 131.

Walinga USA is a leader in the worldwide Ag Industry for customized manufacturing of bulk feed trailers with additional locations in Iowa, Canada and Australia. Walinga USA takes pride in quality craftmanship and superb customer satisfaction. Our location in Wayland manufactures highly specialized trailers for hauling animal feed and grains. Each trailer is designed and built to meet individual customer specifications and exceed expectations.

If you are a skilled Senior Welder looking for an opportunity to contribute to a dynamic team and growing company, we encourage you to apply. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages.

Posted onMay 02, 2024
Available positions1
Country & LanguageUnited States
English
Location1190 Electric Ave, Wayland, MI 49348, United States
Job TypeFull-time
Expected hours per week40-48
ScheduleMonday to Friday
Day shift
No weekends
Pay$22.00 - $27.00 per hour
Experience Level3 years
QualificationsMIG WELDING 1 Year Required
ALUMINUM WELDING 1 Year Required
STEEL WELDING 1 Year Required
MECHANIC EXPERIENCE 1 Year Required
MECHANICAL HEAVY EQUIPMENT 1 Year Required
HYDRAULICS EXPERIENCE 1 Year Required
HAND TOOLS EXPERIENCE 1 Year Required
ASSEMBLY EXPERIENCE 1 Year Required
DRIVERS LICENSE 1 Year Required
BenefitsHealth insurance
Paid time off
Dental insurance
401(k)
Vision insurance
Life insurance
401(k) matching
Short-Term Disability
Referral program
Resume RequiredYes
Hiring Timeline1 to 2 weeks
Background check requiredYes
Fair Chance HiringNo, people with a criminal record are not encouraged to apply.

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