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Job Description

Responsibilities include performance of tasks in a shop/factory environment. This position would require the ability to work with other people and to follow directions, with moderate to heavy lifting.  Must be able to stand for extended periods of time, and various process assembly tasks of conveyance equipment. Knowledge of metal fabrication is a must. Must know Tig, Mig , Stick welding, and have own basic hand tools.

Union shop Benefits 

Some tools required.

Heavy lifting required with proper safe techniques and appropriate PPE.

Pre-employment physical required.

Two Shifts are available. (differential pay for swing shift)

Company Description

Can Lines Engineering is a third-generation family-owned and operated company. Established in 1960 by Harold Koplien, we are a leader in the engineering, design, system controls integration, fabrication, and installation services of quality container and material conveying systems for the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and other consumer products industries worldwide.

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Job Description

We are seeking a Steel Fabricator to become an integral part of our team! The fitter will build assemblies and structures based on drawings. Must be familiar with layouts, jigs and basic shop flow in a fast-paced environment.


  • Manufacture and fabricate finished metal products - typically large scale heavy structures

  • Install and repair various equipment and components

  • Follow blueprints to meet product specifications

  • Calculate material measurements to verify specifications

  • Conduct tests to evaluate weld quality and tolerance


  • Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields

  • Familiarity with welding tools and procedures

  • Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics

  • Ability to handle physical workload

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Job Description


• Set up welding machines based on the job at hand or using a Welding Procedure Specification.

• Read and interpret blueprints and/or drawings to determine the specific welding requirements.

• Flux Core, Stick and MIG weld steel and stainless steel components based on the specifications of the blueprints and/or drawings.

• Ensure work is done safely and meets quality standards.

• Follow, create and help maintain Welding Procedure Specifications.

• Operate machinery used in the production process, or assist machine operators.

• Assemble items as instructed by floor supervisor.

• Keep work areas clean and organized and take proper care of all equipment and facilities.

• Follow all company rules and policies.

• Provide a great level of attention to detail and focus on the given task.

• Follow all safety rules and quality standards.

• Work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency.

• Prepare product for shipment.

• Lift raw materials, final products, and items packed for shipment, manually (up to 60 pounds), or using a hoist.

• Uphold all OSHA standards applicable to the responsibilities above.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

• Associates degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two year college or technical school; or one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

• Experience with steel, and/or stainless steel required.

• Experience with Flux Core, MIG and Stick welding highly preferred.

• Ability to lift heavy items up to 60 pounds consistently required.

• Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.

• Ability to identify and measure material.

• Ability to produce quality products consistently.

• Ability to follow instructions given both verbally and in written form.

• Willingness to learn and work to the best of his/her abilities as well as dependable work ethic.

• Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs and uses.

• Ability to read blueprints, drawings, calipers, tape measures and angle gauges.

• Ability to read and interpret documents furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, quality manuals and procedure manuals.

• Familiarity with the metric system.

• Ability to perform simple shop math, convert decimals to factional equivalents and fractions to decimal equivalents.

• Must be reliable with a strong work ethic.

• Ability to stand continuously for long periods of time.

• Willing to work 40+ hours a week and weekend work from time to time.

• Ability to travel to field jobs as well as overnight travel with team may be required.


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Job Description




About Marmol Radziner

We are a full-service architectural firm that provides architectural design, landscape design, interior design, furniture design, and jewelry design. In addition, we provide construction services, as a design-build firm. We operate our own custom cabinet and metal shop, which is where this position will be located, at our El Segundo facility.


We are looking for architectural metal welders, installers, and finishers with extensive experience working on high-end projects.

Metal Fabricator / Installer

Shop Hours: 6am - 2:30pm (may vary at discretion of Managers)

Site Hours: Varies (typically 7am or 8am start time)

Shop Location: El Segundo

Site Location: Varies (typically West LA)


  • Leads or assists with miscellaneous metal and sheet metal fabrication and installation projects

  • Projects include decorative sheet metal cladding, trim, roofing, guardrails, handrails, furnishings, furniture, hardware, typically on high end residential projects

  • Effectively operates all common shop and installation tools and equipment such as welders, grinders, sanders, hand tools, shear, bending equipment, drilling tools, etc

  • Communicates professionally, following through with directions and delegating effectively if in a lead role

  • Works to a high level of quality, efficiency, and safety

  • Any other related tasks that the Managers may assign


  • 5+ years experience in the high-end architectural metal industry

  • High level of proficiency with custom metal fabrication, installation and finishing

  • TIG and MIG welding experience preferred

  • Manual milling machine and lathe experience preferred

  • Polishing, patina and spray finishing experience preferred

  • Sheet metal fabrication experience preferred (hydraulic shear, manual breaks)

  • Ability to read shop and architectural drawings

  • Able to sit or stand long periods while on the job

  • Able to lift 50 lbs safely

Job Type: Full-time


Company Description

Established in 1989, Marmol Radziner is an award-winning Los Angeles-based design-build firm that integrates architectural design with a full range of construction services, as well as landscape, interior, furniture, and jewelry design. Projects include high-end residential architecture, retail stores, commercial and community-related civic buildings, and award-winning historic restorations.

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Job Description

Great opportunity to work with the best in the industry! ICON/TLC is seeking a reliable Automotive Mechanic with Welder / Fabricator skills to become an integral part of our team. We specialize in the repair, service, upgrade and customization of high-end autos and the restoration of vintage classics with a strong commitment to personalized customer service, honest communication and top quality work to fit customer's needs.

Available shift is Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and no weekends.

Location: Chatsworth, CA

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Must have experience working with vehicles (mechanical skills and theory)

  • Body Retrofit (including door, panel and fender alignment)

  • Drivetrain retrofit and conversion

  • Chassis/Brake assembly and theory

  • Heavy gauge and sheet metal manipulation

  • Proficiency in MIG and TIG Welding (mild, stainless and aluminum)

  • Rust and damage repair

  • Steering, fuel, cooling and intake systems

  • Competence in diagnosing/trouble shooting

  • Familiar with lathes and End Mills

  • Crate Motor

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Automotive mechanic experience required

  • Minimum 3 years experience with Fabricating and Welding

  • Must have valid Driver's License with clean driving record

  • Must own tools


  • Competitive compensation based on experience.

  • Comprehensive benefits package: Health care, Vision, Dental, paid time off, paid holidays, 401K.

  • Plenty of room for growth within the company.

Company Description

ICON/TLC has excellent career opportunities for highly motivated and experienced professionals within the HIGH-END AUTO AND VINTAGE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY.

All listed positions are full-time and scheduled Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. in our Los Angeles County facility located in Chatsworth, CA 91311.

All positions also include a comprehensive benefits package including HEALTH CARE, VISION, DENTAL, PAID TIME OFF, PAID HOLIDAYS, AND 401(K) with plenty of room for growth within the company.

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Job Description

 Steel Fabrication—From Design to Installation

We have been designing, fabricating and installing custom steel products for decades. We use the most advanced equipment available for cutting, burning, punching, forming, rolling and welding steel. We work in our shop, and in the field, on projects such as:

· Tanks

· Structural steel

· Skids

· Miscellaneous iron

· Platforms and catwalks

· Piping

· Ducting


Materials and Methods

· Metals we commonly weld include:

· Carbon steel, such as A36, A572 & A992

· Stainless steel, such as T316SS & T304SS

· Aluminum

· Titanium

· Exotics


Welding methods include:

· Stick



· Fluxcore

· Orbital



· Produce X-ray Quality Welds for both Stainless and Carbon Steel structure and pipe.

· Must be able to weld with either MIG and/or TIG at an EXPERT LEVEL for both Stainless and Carbon Steel structure and pipe.

· Weld mild steel and stainless steel heavy and light structure, frames, skids, piping, tanks, sheet metal and other projects for fabrication.

· Must be able to maintain high quality welds in a safe manner.

· Maintain a productive, efficient, and safe workplace through implementing common sense practices, sound judgment, and proactive measures.

· Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish work.

· Understanding and adhering to the defined scope of work.

· Timely and effectively communicating and/or resolving problems in an organized and detailed manner.

· Must be able to weld shop work in an efficient manner



· 5-10 years of “HANDS-ON” experience in the welding of structural steel, pipe, plate and sheet metal.

· Expert level knowledge of welding methods and quality control.

· Working knowledge of all tools and equipment i.e. overhead cranes, saws, iron workers, shears, breaks, welding equipment.

· The ability to communicate and work effectively with managers, field personnel, customers, and employees.

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Job Description

ACE is looking for high skilled Aerospace TIG Welders to become part of our creative team that produces various different parts for the aerospace and power generation industries

  • The candidates must perform own fitting & layout

  • Read and interpret blueprints

  • A minimum of 5 yrs exp. in aerospace and x-ray quality is required

  • Must be able to weld to various alloys

  • Knowledge of basic inspection techniques

Company Description

Since 1949 ACE Clearwater Enterprises has been building complex formed and welded assemblies for the
aerospace and power generation industries. Operating from three facilities within a 10 sq. mile radius in
Southern California, our employees are the best problem solving team in the business. ACE is the place
for Engineering, Forming, Bending, Welding, Machining , Waterjet and Assembly. We have over
400,000 square feet of pure manufacturing agility and people with the experience to make it happen.

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Job Description

We are seeking a Welder And Fabricator to become an integral part of our team! The Welder will use specialized equipment to weld and assemble new metal forms.


  • Manufacture and fabricate finished metal products

  • Install and repair various equipment and components

  • Follow given instructions to meet product specifications

  • Calculate material measurements to verify specifications

  • Conduct tests to evaluate weld quality and tolerance


  • Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields

  • Familiarity with welding tools and procedures

  • Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics

  • Ability to handle physical workload

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Job Description

Welder | Fabrication

  • Ability to work with MIG welder.

  • Capable of adjusting to production pace.

  • Able to read blue prints

  • Maintain and look out for quality related issues with material

  • Communicate efficiently with supervisors about Quality Issues, and Machine Issues

  • Maintain housekeeping of immediate work area and welding department.

  • Working with Metal Tubing Material, Wire.

  • Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade.

  • Responsible for maintaining all welding equipment.

  • Work at a fast pace, example… inspect and repair 200-300 metal frames of all sizes

  • MIG Welding experience

  • Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.

  • Ability to inspect parts for quality.

  • Ability to MIG Weld with preset wire speed and voltage.


  • Previous MIG welders with fabrication experience

  • Will be tested on flat and vertical weld during interview

  • Ideal candidates MUST provide their own gloves, shield mask and apron.

Company Description

Full service staffing firm specializing in job placement in the Administrative, Construction and Logistic fields.

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You are applying with Express Employment Professionals for an immediate opening for a MIG Welder in Santa Fe Springs

Shift: M-F 6:30am-2:30pm.

Pay Rate: $21-23/hr. (DOE)

Job Description:

· MIG Welding, Welding stainless steel, aluminum, and steel

· Fabricate and assemble prototype parts in accordance to engineering drawings, and sketches

· Operate general shop tools such as: torches, drill presses, band saws, grinders, hand drills/tools

· Mig Weld in all welding positions

· Position, align, fit, clamp, track and weld parts


Job Requirements:

· 3-5 years of experience as Welder/Fabricator, (MUST BE A CERTIFIED WELDER)

· Must have welding experience with MIG welding Stainless-Steel, & Aluminum

· Able to read blueprints and engineering drawings

· Must be able to Fabricate

Contact Raul Ruedas at (626)339-2200

About us:

Impacting people. One job at a time.

Our positions vary from permanent, temporary, and evaluation hire. We look forward to matching you to a position that fits your experience and thank you for your interest in Express Employment Professionals Covina.

We will consider all qualified applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative Hiring Ordinance

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Job Description

Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates with ability to obtain DBIDS within our Structural Shop.

We are pleased to accept resumes for 2nd Class Combo Welder/ Pipe. This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our San Diego, California location


  • Weld together metal components of products, as specified by layout, blueprints, diagram, work order, welding producers, or oral instructions, using electric arc-welding equipment

  • Prepare all material surfaces to be welded, ensuring that there is no loose or think scale, slag, rust, moisture, grease, or other foreign matter

  • Weld completion in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions

  • Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment o fuse metal segments, using processes such as gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc, flux-cored arc, plasma arc, shielded metal arc, resistance welding, and submerged arc welding

  • Manually apply filler rod to supply weld metal

  • Clean or degrease weld joint or work piece, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath. May repair broken or cracked parts and fill holes

  • Set up and operate welding equipment and select proper electrodes according to metals to be joined or as instructed

  • Preform grinding and joint preparation for NDT processes

  • Burning, washing, edge prepping using hand and automated equipment

  • Flux cored inner shield and dual shield welding along with oxy-acetylene torching, air-arc, weld-wire gas, stick and pipe flange

  • Construct or repair metal products by joining parts either manual (using a variety of welding methods including electric arc, MIG and TIG welding or oxy-acetylene welding) or by machine

  • Read and understand the Chemist and Competent Persons reports and determine if job sites, particularly those involving combustible material, are safe for personnel and hot work

  • Preforms grinding and joint preparation for NDT processes

  • Mark or tag material with proper job number, piece marks, and other identifying marks as required

  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment – hard hat, safety glasses, steel toe boots/shoes and, when necessary, respirator


  • Knowledge of and ability to use hand tools and instruments associated with the trade

  • Comprehend blueprints, sketches, and templates

  • Enter and move through manholes to reach and work in internally confined spaces

  • 5 years of Ship building/ repair experience as a welder

  • Knowledge of MIL- STD 22D, NAVSEA STD Items

  • Must be able to obtain access to Coronado Naval Base

Compensation & Benefits

Position compensation is based on experience.

Our benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • 401K

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Legal Services

  • Annual performance evaluations

  • Free and close proximity parking

  • Employee perks/gifts and more

All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.

Colonna’s Shipyard and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company Description

Colonna’s Shipyard, Inc. is located in the historic Berkley section of Norfolk, Virginia and is the oldest continuous family owned and operated private shipyard in the United States. Founded in 1875 by Charles J. Colonna, a 26 year old ship carpenter with limited resources, the early business was limited to pier-side repairs. Within 2 years, Charles had added his first marine railway powered by two horses that had a lift capacity of about 40 tons, and he was off and running.

Although over 140 years old, Colonna’s Shipyard continues to maintain its commitment to modernization, making the capital investments necessary for improvements in efficiency and productivity. Today, Colonna’s is a diverse industrial company with extensive capabilities in commercial and government ship repair, machining and large steel fabrication.

Colonna’s strength is our employees. We employ the best and the brightest in the shipyard industry and we are proud of all that they do. From welders and ship fitters to government contract specialists, we have the right people in place to make sure the job is completed to the highest standards.

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Job Description

SkillSetGroup is seeking experienced Hot Air Welders to work in the Santa Fe Springs, CA area. This position will be fabricating and welding thermoplastic/composite piping systems. The chosen candidate will have experience with hot air welding processes and has worked in a fabrication shop environment. Experience with thermoplastics such as; Polypropylene, PVC, CPVC or PVDF is a must. Precision measuring, cutting and joint fusion experience is a must. This will be a 1st shift position, 6AM-230PM schedule, but will involve OT at peak project time. This will be a temp to hire opportunity.


  • Cut, fit, and Hot Air Weld Thermoplastic material (Polypropylene, PVC, CPVC, PVDF, and HDPE) to fabricate tanks, fume hoods, cabinets, and pans.



  • Must be able to read, layout, and fabricate from blue prints and schematics.

  • Experience in thermoplastic piping systems utilizing butt-fusion and socket fusion of Polypropylene and PVDF and solvent joining of PVC and CPVC a plus

  • Working knowledge of all shop tools and equipment i.e. drill press, table saws, band saws, routers, jig saws, etc.

  • Possess a positive attitude, professional work ethics and be a team player.

  • The ability to communicate and work effectively with managers, field personnel, customers, and employees.

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Job Description

We are seeking Tig Welders,for both Day or Night Shift, to become an integral part of our team! The Welder will use specialized equipment to weld and assemble Stainless Steel parts.


  • Specialize in Tig Welding on Stainless Steel parts

  • Manufacture and fabricate finished metal products

  • Install and repair various equipment and components

  • Follow blueprints to meet product specifications

  • Calculate material measurements to verify specifications


  • Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, or other related fields

  • Familiarity with welding tools and procedures

  • Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics

  • Ability to handle physical workload

  • Ability to work with others on projects

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Job Description


2nd shift: 1:30pm-10pm

· Must have sheet welding experience. MIG, TIG, (2-3 years)

· (10 to 20 GA)

· Responsible for using hand welding, flame cutting, hand soldering, or brazing equipment to weld or join metal components

· Ability to operate Hand Plasma machine.

· Ability to read and interpret Complicated Blue-prints and Engineering Drawings

· Responsible for collecting and recording all the Blue-Prints provided.

· Should have a good understanding of Truck body.

· Should have some experience in Service Truck body industry.

· Responsible about regular clean-up and maintenance of their work place.

· Should have ability to make clean lines and cuts when welding.

· Conduct physical inspections to assess the strength and stability of each join. This part of the job requires excellent attention to detail, as minor welding issues can cause catastrophic failure.

· Should be able to make small sub-assemblies example Roof or Bumpers.


· Two years of MIG welding experience

· The ability to frequently lift and carry items up to 50 pounds;

· Possess knowledge and skill with at least one of the following: grinder, lathe, mill, press, shear, and stick welding

Company Description

If you enjoy hands-on work and seek a career apply today to become part of our Empire Family!

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