Fabricator

Posted on Jan 17, 2019 by Bolthouse Farms

Bakersfield, CA 93301
Other
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
BolthouseFarms is a farm located in California's fertile San JoaquinValley, known for high-quality consumer brands and innovative products.Bolthouse Farms is a market share leader in growing and distributing carrots. Inaddition, Bolthouse Farms produces and sells super-premium juices, smoothies,protein shakes and caf?? beverages under the Bolthouse Farms?? brandname. In recent years, Bolthouse Farms diversified its offerings by launching aline of premium refrigerated yogurt dressings and extra virgin olive oilvinaigrettes. The Bolthouse Farms mission is to change the way people consumehealthy foods and beverages. The company was acquired by Campbell Soup Companyon Aug. 6, 2012. To learn more about the company's mission and see theentire line of current products, visit

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The idealcandidate will fabricate, layout, position, align, and fit parts of structuralmetal parts for new and rebuilding various types of farm equipment as well as pipelayout for irrigation systems.

JOB DUTIES:

* Work in a team environment to fabricate newor retrofit, small to very large agriculture type equipment; harvesters,planters, rippers, under cutters, bed shapers as well as supporting productiontype equipment
* Position, align, fit, and weld parts to formcomplete units or subunits by following blueprints and layout specifications inthe shop as well as in the field when required
* Use, welder; Mig, Tig, Stick, plasmacutters, welding torches, power and hand tools, shop equipment; shear, bandsaw, drill press and iron worker
* Verify conformance of work pieces tospecifications, using squares, rulers, and measuring tapes
* Layout and examine metal stock or workpieces to be processed to ensure that specifications are met
* Review engineering drawings and blueprintsto determine materials requirements and task sequences
* Move large steel parts into position, manually,forklift, with hoists, or cranes
* Set up and operate fabricating machines suchas, shears, flame cutters, grinders, and drill presses, to bend cut, form,punch, drill or otherwise form and assemble metal components
* Will fit pipe, carbon steel, for variouspumps and irrigation systems, new as well as retrofits
* Will weld stainless, Tig, Mig or Stick whenjob specs require in the shop as well as in the field

REQUIRED SKILLS ANDABILITIES:

* Welding certification, current; structuralor pipe
* Knowledge of fabrication type equipment,welding and various welding wire and gases
* Able to read blueprints, auto cad drawingsand sketches
* Detail-oriented and enjoy working in a fast paced environment
* Good communication skills and problemsolving skills
* Knowledge of basic mathematic skills
* Team Player

MINIMUMQUALIFICATIONS:

* High School Diploma or GED
* 2-5 years of experience as a Fabricator

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

* Ableto lift up to 50 pounds
* Exposureto noise, dust, fumes, gases, inclement weather,
* Able to work up to 50 feet above the ground
* Able to work in confined space areas

HOURS & WORKDAYS:

1st shift Monday through Thursday (7:00am-4:30pm) andFriday (7:00am -3:30pm), weekends and overtime will be mandatory as businessrequires

Reference: 615128243

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