Welder – Heavy

Job Posted: October 27th, 2021

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, US

Job Category:  Technicians

Working Hours/Days

7:30am ? 4pm Monday ? Friday, subject to review

Basic Duties

  • MIG welding, flame cutting, print review, fabrication, fitting and measuring.
  • Vertical, horizontal, overhead, uphill and out-of-position welding.
  • Structural welding to high standards.
  • Line Bore welding.
  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Traveling to customer sites when needed.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be skilled in all aspects listed in Basic Duties description.
  • All applicants will be tested on Line Boring, MIG and stick. (This test will be out of position, all up hill and overhead).
  • Must pass a welding test.
  • Knowledge of and ability to interpret engineering drawings.
  • Ability to lift 45-70 lbs.
  • Ability to work for extended periods standing, reaching, kneeling and climbing.
  • Basic computer skills are need especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Must be able to travel to customer sites when needed.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

This position will work in the weld shop and may work in a Shop environment. Occasional jobs may take place on customer sites. May, on a continuous basis, walk, bend and lift up to 45-70lbs. The wearing of approved safety equipment (i.e. steel toe footwear, gloves and occasional respirator) is required. Noise level in the weld shop/mechanic shop may range from moderate to high. Must be flexible during peak season working overtime as needed. Occasional local travel may be required. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these functions. 


Altorfer Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals- including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply. We encourage all applicants to complete a Voluntary Self-Identification form obtained on our application or available upon request.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/ M-F-D-V


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