Caterpillar, Inc. MIG Welder - 2nd Shift in Wamego, Kansas
MIG Welder - 2nd Shift
Don't settle for just any welding job when you can begin a career with Caterpillar Work Tools!
Caterpillar Work Tools, located in Wamego, Kansas, is seeking skilled MIG welders to join our industry leading team. This position requires a mechanically-inclined mind and the ability to set up all types and sizes of units, as well as weld them.
As a welder at Caterpillar Work Tools in Wamego, you’ll be working in one and two-person weld stalls, welding together fabricated piece parts by using semi-automatic MIG welders. You will use a weld gauge to measure welds.
Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Blueprint Reading
- Weld to 1E99 spec
- Weld on flat and horizontal surfaces
- Welding together fabricated piece parts by using semi-automatic MIG welders and .045 solid wire
- Work environment: one or two-person stalls, 50lb lifting restriction, hoist and chain rolling of units
There are three different levels of welding positions, and promotional increases are given at each level. This is a great opportunity to begin a stable career with a Fortune 50, industry-leading company. Our total benefits package is industry leading as well. Caterpillar offers:
A 100% match on 401(k) contributions up to 6%
An additional annual 401(k) contribution of 3% - 5%
A quarterly gain sharing bonus payout
10 paid holidays
80 hours of vacation
40 hours paid sick leave
40 hours of personal time prorated upon hire
Short and long-term disability
Excellent medical, dental, vision, hearing, and prescription benefits package
Caterpillar will also provide you with your own Personal Protection Equipment (PPE): Metatarsal guard steel-toed boots, welding leathers, gloves, auto dark helmet, safety glasses, and any other equipment needed.
Limited relocation expenses are offered for applicants who live over 100 miles away and will be relocating.
Candidates must have previous MIG welding experience with multiple pass MIG welding, and must be willing to work 1stor 2ndshift.
Don’t wait—apply today!
- 1 year of MIG welding experience and/or combination of education and experience.
- Ability to read blueprints.
- Ability to work safely and wear all required PPE.
- Available to work 1st or 2nd shift.
Top Candidates will have :
- Welding certification or equivalent degree.
Note: First contact to become part of the pre-employment process will be by email, so please be sure to use a valid email address and watch for incoming emails once you have applied.
If you have successfully passed screening requirements you will receive a link to the Caterpillar Pre-Employment Assessment.
You must complete this assessment within 3 days of receipt of the link.
If you are successful you will be contacted by a Caterpillar Recruiter to schedule an interview.
Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Primary Location United States-Kansas-Wamego
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
Relocation assistance is available for this position.
Req ID: 1800035X