Welder's Helper/ Hand Grinder

South Gate Engineering, LLC Chino, CA
  • $10.00 Hourly
  • Full Time
  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401K / Retirement, Ask Us!
  • Employer Fairly Likely to Respond

  • Moves workpieces, tools, and supplies.
  • Cleans workpieces to remove impurities, such as slag, rust, and grease, using wire brush, portable grinder, and hand scraper.
  • Connects hoses from hand torch to oxygen and fuel gas cylinders or connects cables from power source to electrode holder and workpiece or fixture.
  • Removes, tags or marks, and moves finished work.
  • May attach grappling equipment to objects preparatory to movement by crane.
  • Uses cloth, hand tools, and power tools to ensure a smooth surface. Inspects for flaws or cracks.
  • Grind, sand, and polish objects.
  • Correct defects.
  • Prepare surface for further finishing.
  • Mark cracks and splits for repair.
  • Position grinding equipment over surface.
  • Start grinding process by turning on equipment.
  • Adjust output of power.
  • Measure equipment.
  • Trim and scrape objects.
  • Use chisels and scrapers to smooth product.
  • Clean equipment and work tables.
  • Load or remove workpieces from work tables.
  • Assist in the preparation of material for welding by cutting or grinding using pipe cutters, hammer and chisel, cutting torch, and/or grinder.
  • Assist in the repairing of products by dismantling, straightening and reshaping
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor as needed.

    • Grinding skills and working knowledge of grinding tools, equipment, and materials. * OR * an equivalent combination of training and work experience.
    • Follow oral and written directions.
    • Ability to follow instructions, read, write and perform basic arithmetic calculations.
    • Ability to lift and/or maneuver objects weighing thirty to fifty pounds and occasionally up to eighty pounds.
    • Ability to work in difficult working conditions which may include exposure to noise, dust, temperature extremes and tight spaces.

    Workers in these jobs wear safety clothing, such as gloves, devices to protect their eyes, respiratory system, and/or hearing.

    We are a custom ASME Code vessel fabricator with over 30 years of experience in this market. Apart from engineering, designing, and fabricating pressure vessels; we also specialize in other components such as piping, platforms, ladders, & skids, as well as in lining and coating of many of the items we fabricate in house.

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