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ALMACO Welder Fabricator in NEVADA, Iowa

You are a skilled welder who enjoys fabricating a variety of different assemblies without a lot of repetition. You are skilled in reading blueprints and laying out your work yourself. You enjoy learning new things and helping out with lots of different projects, and you're not bothered when your tasks change often. You have a passion for building things with your own two hands and you want to make sure that what you make is the highest quality possible.iYou are reliable and can work 40-50+ hours per week depending on the work schedule. You'll enjoy a friendly, family-style work environment. You'll work at your own bench to fabricate metal sub-assemblies from blueprints for ALMACO combines and planters. You'll experience flexibility in your work hours that you won't find in other jobs, variety, and opportunities for advancement.iOpportunities in this position:Construct metal sub-assemblies for ALMACO agricultural research equipment by setting up and performing bench welding and fabrication assignments.iUse a wide variety of hand and power tools and related equipment such as a saw, shear, grinder, and small presses to reduce and prepare metals.iRead prints, drawings, work orders, and written instructions to plan and lay out work, completing assignments with an emphasis on safety and quality.iClean and grind welds using appropriate methods to prepare the material for assembly.An ideal candidate would possess:iA high school diploma or equivalent.Previous experience with welding and fabricating using MIG and TIG.Experience reading blueprints and building equipment with very little repetition.A record of dependability and cooperation in previous work environments.Ability and skill to effectively operate a wide range of hand and power tools.iOur Company:iALMACO is the global leader in cutting edge technology, innovative solutions, and specialized manufacturer of precision agricultural machinery designed for ag-research within the seed industry. Our products are custom built and specifically manufactured to the requirements of leading research programs throughout the world. ALMACO continues to be the innovator in new products and technologies that serve the seed research equipment marketplace.iiALMACO is a family-owned business located in Nevada, IA, which is about 10 miles from Ames, IA, and about 30 miles away from Des Moines, IA. We employ about 160 talented professionals.iWhat you can expect from us:iWe offer a comprehensive total compensation package, including Paid Time Off, Holiday Pay, 401(k), health, dental, vision, and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and short-term and long-term disability.iYouill work with a team of skilled craftspeople to build a variety of quality products.iNational Career Readiness Certificate is welcome.iALMACO is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexi(including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation,)inational origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.iA post-offer pre-employment drug screen and background check are required.