Welding Specialist

  • Location
    Redmond, Washington
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Machine Operator

A Welding Specialist performs welding operations in a fast-paced environment in workstations that have required cycle times.  Team Members work in a culture that thrives on lean manufacturing principles both on and off the production line.




  • The welding specialist performs welding operations: loads, unloads parts and weldments into variety of welding fixtures, depending on the production team needs.
  • Reviews blueprints and other schematic drawings to ensure proper weld sizes, lengths are used on weldments.  
  • Arranges parts and structures of common weldments, usually guided by patterns or fixtures.  Verifies that layouts comply with drawings and symbols. 
  • Verifies accuracy of weldments by comparing to measurement specifications.
  • Prepares welding equipment for proper usage and verifies proper energy source and supplies. 
  • Prepares the layout of equipment to perform as needed.  Moves equipment in to proper location to maximize safety, function, and quality. 
  • Assures that welds conform to Genie quality standards and product specifications.
  • Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position.




  • Requires a basic technical knowledge of Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) welding techniques and setup, verification, and operation of welding equipment. 
  • Requires sufficient welding skill to comply with Genie quality standards and product specifications. 
  • Requires a basic knowledge of blueprint layouts and symbols.  Requires a working knowledge of Genie quality principles, safe work habits, and continuous improvement methods. 
  • Requires skill at resolving work station-related problems affecting equipment, production, or quality. 
  • Requires sufficient human relations skill to convey information and maintain good working relations with team members.
  • Requires a working knowledge of production processes and equipment.
  • Requires the ability to perform common welds according to production and workflow requirements. 
  • Requires the ability to perform standardized layouts of parts prior to welding, to accurately identify weld locations, and perform detailed measurements. 
  • Requires the ability to pass the Genie Weld Test.


Pay rate for day shift starts at $18.64/hr


Day shift starts either 5 or 5:30am – 3:30- 4pm, Mon-Thurs

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