Lead Welder

Posting ID : A1068496986
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Manufacturing

NESCO Resource is seeking candidates for a Lead Welder position for our client in the Amsterdam area! This position starts out on a temporary basis with the opportunity for permanent hire.

The Lead Welder will supervise a team of welders, perform welding processes such as gas metal arc and Flux core arc with steel and stainless steel, construct simple tooling and fixturing, and other related tasks.


High school diploma, general education degree (GED), or technical school. A minimum of five (5) years experience in a manufacturing environment in a welding role with working knowledge in welding processes such as gas metal arc welding and Flux cored arc welding. A minimum of five (5) years experience setting and adjusting weld settings based on material types and grades, desired weld bead size and quality, and degree of penetration. Proficient in welding steel and stainless steel materials. Familiarity with the use of and basic maintenance of welding machines. Ability to demonstrate and share knowledge of blueprint symbols, welding symbols, welding terminology, welding codes and metallurgy. Ability to demonstrate high quality weldments through continual attention to detail and anticipate potential problems during the weld planning and design stages. Ability to plan and construct simple tooling and fixturing. Ability to demonstrate skills in pre-heat, weld fit-up, weld preparation, weld inspection, and weld finishing. Experience with use of overhead cranes and lifting methods. Experienced in reading, interpretation, and use of Engineered Drawings. Must have both hands on experience and the ability to supervise and lead a team of welders.

Recognized by Inavero in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 as Best of Staffing for Client and Talent Satisfaction.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Please Contact: Kelsey Holland

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