Operator 1 Welder

Waite Specialty Machine is seeking an entry-level Welder to join our team.

Responsibilities of the position:

  • Capable to perform simple fabrications
  • Punch and drill holes in materials as needed
  • Knowledgeable in the operations of company welding equipment, electrodes and wires
  • Clean and grind own welds, burn, back scarf, preheat and post-cool as required
  • Willing to work weekends and overtime on short notice
  • Perform other shop tasks as needed


  • Certified or ability to become certified in WABO and AWS D1.1 FCAW
  • Able to pass an in-house welding test for processes used
  • Able to read drawings and weld symbols
  • Ability to fit parts using a fixture
  • Utilize welding procedures

Personality and Character Qualities:
Must be punctual and dependable. Have willingness to learn new skills and work well with minimal supervision as well as in a team environment. Possesses honesty, integrity and a positive attitude.

Wage depends on experience
Medical and dental insurance
IRA retirement
Paid holidays

Fill out and submit an application at 1160 Industrial Way.

Contact (360)577-0777 for details of this position.

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