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MDU Resources Group Welder/Fabricator in Lawrenceville, Illinois


Company:Wagner-Smith Equipment Co.


Location:Lawrenceville, IL

Hiring Manager:Kevin Borden

Closing Date:12/31/2021at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type:Full-Time

Job Summary:

Responsible for making our #1 critical success factor, safety first, a priority in all tasks and activities performed by self and all others involved. Fabricates and assembles metal products, equipment and machinery, such as trailers and special framework by performing the following duties.


  1. Lays out and marks reference points onto components utilizing a tape measure.

  2. Operates machines such as hem saws and drill press, to cut and shape components to specified dimensions.

  3. Fits and assembles components.

  4. Welds components together with a mig welder using flex core wire.

  5. Develops layout and plans sequence of operations.

  6. Positions, aligns, fits and welds together parts.

  7. Designs and constructs templates and fixtures.

  8. Verifies conformance of workpiece to specifications.

  9. Fabricates and assembles sheet metal products.

  10. Bolts, clamps, and tack-welds parts to secure in position for welding.

  11. Assembles parts by bolting.

  12. Repairs products by dismantling, straightening, reshaping and reassembling parts.

  13. Perform additional duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:


High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must pass a 3G Welding Test.

Key Skills and Competencies

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Additional Information

Background check, credit check, MVR and drug screen may be required (will vary by position). Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. EEO/AAP

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MDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.