Welder in Edelstein, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Edelstein, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $16.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (309) 495-2082

Job Description

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many direct hire, temp and temp to hire positions.  We are currently looking for Welders for our client.

JOB SUMMARY: Performs multiple routine or semi-complex tasks with limited exercise of judgment.  Assists more advanced employees in the performance of mid-level work for development and training. Performs duties under close supervision.  Work is closely monitored and reviewed for accuracy. Responsible for welding bases, tanks, roofs, and other components of genset. Responsible for welding sheet metal enclosure parts, roofs, skid bases and fuel tank bases.


  1. Reads blueprints for specifications.
  2. Makes all necessary welds per blueprints.
  3. Performs all welding and fabrication tasks in plant as specified by supervisor.     
  4. Uses grinder to smooth welding.
  5. Weld engine mount pads and vent pipes.
  6. Safely operates forklift to move bases, roofs, and skids.
  7. Pressure tests fuel tanks and makes repairs to leaks under close supervision.
  8. Performs other duties as required by job order or assigned by supervisor.
  9. Basic cleaning duties.


  • Requires basic math skills and ability to read a tape measure. 
  • Must be able to top lift 50 pounds.
  • Must demonstrate ability to weld in the flat position with either stick or wire welding machine.
  • Must either have trade school training or a minimum of one year welding experience.
  • Should have a working knowledge of welding symbols and prints.
  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to maintain satisfactory working relationships and interact effectively with all levels of employees.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of trade secrets.
  • Must pass AWS weld certification before employment through temp agency.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.