Portage Lakes Career Center





Weld tubes and assemblies as required
Assist Man-up Crane operator in loading/moving material

Job Duties:

Use hand grinders, needle chippers and other powered hand tools
Read and interpret drawings
Hand grinders weight 6 pounds, may use 10-15 minutes per weld. Needle chippers weight 5 pounds, may use 10-15 minutes per weld. They vibrate while it is on: you must hold the handle down for the needle chippers to run. Welder weights about 6 – 10 pounds, may use 10-15 minutes per weld.
Clean area at the end of shift
Job duties are subject to change

Tools Required:

Welding equipment, needle chippers, grinder, any other tool needed for the job

Physical Qualifications:

Must be able to lift/push/pull/bend up to 50 lbs
Must be able to sit, stand, bend, stoop, climb and walk for extended periods of time
Must be able to work in all types of temperatures
Must have some computer skills
Must be able to read Blue prints

PPE Requirements:

Ear Protection, Steel toe shoes, Safety Glasses and/or goggles, Hard Hat, Welding PPE, Gloves to fit the job, Face shield for grinding.


Company Info

Union Metal

1432 Maple Ave NE, Canton Ohio 44705


Who To Contact
Bret Jagger 

330-946-2080  bjagger@unionmetal.com

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