Welder / Fabrication Tech in Livermore, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Livermore, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    96 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

VOLT has an immediate opening for a Fabrication Tech 1 for a stable opportunity in the Livermore area.  The qualified candidate will be responsible for the forming, cutting, sharpening, piercing, welding and/or the painting of fabricated materials for the use in a final product. Our partner provides energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. They combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services into integrated solutions for homes, buildings, data centers, infrastructure and industries. This position is a temp to hire opportunity for candidates that demonstrate high level skills and strong work.


• Responsible for own product quality, proper measuring techniques, and tool use and care.

• Evaluates and performs basic troubleshooting, and obtains support from supervision, and engineering as needed.

• May periodically provide input to supervision, engineering, and quality groups relative to product improvement.

• Establishes and maintains a safe and healthful working environment in accordance with OSHA requirements.

• Performs other tasks as may be requested to assure the effective and continuous utilization of assets.

• Read and understand moderately complex blueprints, wiring diagrams, bill of materials, and Schematics.


• Forms, cuts, and pierces metal to form fabricated assembly units.

• Performs a variety of operation to include but not be limited to: Cutting, Piercing, Forming, etc.

• Utilizes a wide variety of hand tools, air tools, and measuring equipment.

• Operates moderately complex to very complex fabrication machinery, using digital/electronic controls.

• Responsible for movement of materials within the cabinet shop area.

• May be exposed to hazardous chemicals.

• Responsible for storage and care of chemicals.

• Mixes and prepares paint.

• Continuously loads and unloads parts.


• Performs moderately complex welding operations.

• Utilizes a variety of welding equipment, ensuring all safety measures are used.

• May be exposed to extreme temperatures and performs work in a confined area.

• Moves parts in and out of Welding area.


• 1-2 years experience in area assigned to (Welding, Fabrication and/or Painting)

• Ability to read and understand blueprints.

• Ability to work independently.

• Good understanding of basic shop math and measuring techniques.

• Expertise with basic hand tools, air tools, gages and torque wrenches.

• Must have excellent natural or corrected vision.

• Requires ability to reach overhead, lift up to 35 pounds repeatedly, be on feet for long hours, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing.

• Must be capable of working independently using initiative and problems solving skills.

• Candidates must be able to pass a 7 year criminal history check and drug screen.

• Must be open to working overtime as well as work on Saturdays.

• High School Diploma Required

JOB CONDITIONS (Working Conditions, Hazards)

• May use hazardous chemicals.

• Safety shoes and safety glasses are required.

• Other specialized safety PPE such as face mask, gloves, apron, hearing, and clothing may also be required. 

This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent. It

is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. Incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.

Shift/Hours: 1st shift, Monday – Friday, OT as needed. Candidates must be open to OT, candidates can work up to 12 hours shifts daily, this can sometimes also include Saturdays.

Pay: $20-$24 an hour DOE

For immediate consideration please contact Shemika to discuss this position in more detail or to schedule an interview at 209-952-5627. You can also email a current resume to skaigler@volt.com