Springfield Welding & Manufacturing Co. Inc.

Work Environment

Material Handler/Driver

Position

​​The work environment characteristics described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  The employee occasionally works in high, precarious places and near moving mechanical parts.

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.  Hearing protection is required while working in the welding department.

The employee is required to wear safety glasses with side shields. Leather work boots/shoes, sleeves, gloves, according to the procedure or operation.
 



The above statements reflect the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the occupation described and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the occupation.

​The physical demands described here 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 the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle or touch objects, tools or controls.  The employee frequently is required to walk, reach above shoulders, and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; talk or hear; and use foot/feet OT operate machines.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or more up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.​​

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

​To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience- The individual must have a high school diploma or GED.    Previous experience in material handling preferred.  Knowledge of welding practices or machine shop experience helpful.  Must a have a valid drivers license.  Valid CDL a plus.   Previous experience operating a Forklift preferred.   

Language Skills- Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, blue prints, welding symbols, geometric tolerancing and dimensioning. Ability to communicate with other employees to gather and share information and solve problems.
 
Mathematical Skills- Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written or oral form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations and assumes responsibility for the result of the decision.

Skills/Abilities- Ability to operate various equipment including Material Handler, operate a torch/plasma cutter, assorted hand tools, impact, squares, forklift, and crane/hoist.  Requires the basic knowledge of company products.​

Please email your completed application and resume to info@springfieldweld.com.

Job Purpose & Reporting Structure

Qualification Job Functions

Physical Demands

Under the supervision of the shop supervisor, a Material Handler/Driver maintains production and distribution of product by pulling material from inventory, delivering production materials and supplies. Will also stage, load and deliver finished product to customers.

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  • ​​Maintains inventory by identifying, labeling, placing and recording materials and supplies in stock.
  • Locates materials and supplies by pulling, verifying materials/supplies listed on work orders.
  • Works closely with Purchasing Department to help establish, order and maintain approved stock quantities.
  • Understand functions and operations of saws and iron worker.
  • Visual inspection of final product for conformance to established quality standards and blueprint specifications.
  • Responsible for equipment maintenance, schedules and record keeping.
  • Inspect, load and deliver finished product and materials to customers.
  • Schedule and pick up material/supplies from local vendors.
  • Operate forklifts and drive various delivery vehicles including manual transmission delivery trucks.
  • Operate required hands tools.
  • Responsible for maintenance of delivery vehicles through scheduling and maintaining accurate service records for each vehicle.  This includes weekly safety inspection reports for each vehicle.
  • Maintain work area in a clean and orderly fashion and conform to all quality and safety procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned 

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