TIG Welder

Job Description

Position:  TIG Welder    

Department:  Welding    

Location:  Indianapolis, IN     

Reports to:  Welding Manager      


Job purpose

Responsible for fitting and welding aluminum parts using TIG process.  Also, required to perform other miscellaneous tasks, as assigned by his or her manager.


Duties and Responsibilities


  • TIG weld aluminum components based on the specifications of the blueprints and/or drawings
  • Set up welding machines and fixturing 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


  • 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
  • Wiling to work 40+ hours per week


Required Qualifications

  • Ability to measure and verify the part meets the drawing / specifications
  • 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



  • High School Diploma or GED required; vocational training, technical certificate, or post-secondary degree in an industrial related field preferred
  • Experience working with basic tools, warehouse equipment and manufacturing machinery


Working Conditions

  • Requires standing for extended periods
  • Extended computer usage
  • Exposure to noise, oils, smoke, and grinding dust incidental to manufacturing processes
  • Exposure to chips, tools and materials that can cause cuts and other injuries if improperly handled


Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift and carry 70 pounds
  • Able to bend, squat, and lift repeatedly
  • Good eyesight and hearing for safe machine operation
  • Max. file size: 256 MB.