MAJOR DUTIES: (Detailed duties are on the Position Description available at the Human Resources Office)
position is located in the Joint Forces HeadquartersState, Logistics
Directorate (G-4), Surface Maintenance Facility. The primary purpose of this position is to
perform a variety of welding in support
of maintenance activities.
b. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
welding duties using electric, acetylene, and/or inert gas shielded welding
processes, pre-heating, brazing, head welding, tack welding, flame cutting,
pressure welding, and heat treating.
templates, jigs, blueprints, and other guides to repair, modify, or fabricate
metal items including repair of light or intricately made mechanical parts,
which must fit in assemblies where close tolerances are required. Makes numerous types of joints using flat,
vertical, horizontal, and overhead positions on light and heavyequipment such as axles,
frames, gunmounts and
components, carriers, tanks, metal decks constructed of a variety of weldable
metals. Welds or reinforces heavy armor
plate. Performs precision welding on
jigs, dies, engineering and automotive equipment.
dissimilar metals; flame cuts metal to size for fabrication, using regular
welding equipment. Utilizes basic sheet
metal tools and equipment such as a bender, press, roller, shear, and band saw
to repair and/or fabricate a variety of equipment air conditioning and heater
duct units, storage cabinets, and components for armored personnel
(4) Reads and
interprets blueprints and sketches. Lays
out, positions, and clamps work; selects type of rod and size of tip to
accomplish weld. Determines heat
necessary; adjusts equipment accordingly.
Manually maintains proper speed, flame motion, tip and angle, and
position of the welding flame to produce desired pattern.
(5) Performs other duties as assigned.