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Old 02-13-2015, 02:33 PM
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WhitehillBuggy WhitehillBuggy is offline
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Fabricator / Welder for Sand Rail / Dune Buggy Manufacture - Michigan

Job Description:

Whitehill's Buggy Shop in Hart, MI. is seeking a skilled fabricator that has experience in the Sand Rail / Dune Buggy profession. The base requirements are fabrication skills as outlined below in addition to an adept understanding of Sand Rail design including suspension, steering, tube chassis, engine / transmission, electrical controls and other related mechanisms / components.

Minimum Required Skills / Abilities

- Wide experience in fabricator processes
- Knowledge of metal pattern layout and geometry
- Familiarity with physical properties of steel tubing, sheet metals, aluminum, stainless steel
- Ability to interpret blueprints and engineering drawings
- Ability to manage multiple projects to meet deadlines
- Position and clamp components for welding
- Fabricate fixtures and prototypes
- Operate hand and power tools effectively
- Measuring welded components using templates and ruler
- Thermal cutting, grinding and soldering
- Develop self work instructions based on specifications / drawings
- Select materials and equipment required for welding
- Maintained workplace clean and organized
- Maintained records of daily work undertaken including welding, maintenance and repairs
- Report equipment maintenance problems to Supervisor

Supplementary Skills

- Knowledge and ability of manual welding techniques TIG / MIG
- Skilled in producing complex welds in confined places
- Ability to select correct welding process based on metal characteristics
- Ability to weld assemblies into completed components
- Evaluated completed welds per specifications / appropriate welding standards
- Ensured that the welds meet tolerance, quality and other requirements
- Inspected completed welds for any cracks and defects
- Supervise and assign works to less experienced welders / fabricators as needed

Please inquire through PM's.
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Old 02-14-2015, 12:28 AM
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deaner deaner is offline
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Location: Northern Ohio
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This would be a great place to work. A lot of great work has come out of this shop.
Good luck with the search Garth.
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