Mig Fit-Up Welder

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Located in Temple, TX

Find your ideal career with us! Express Employment Professionals is a leading staffing provider and recruiting firm. We are seeking experienced Heavy Equipment Mechanic with a desire in finding long-term employment opportunities with a company that is known for its great benefits and long tenured staff.


Local Temple company is seeking a Fit-Up Welder for a fast-paced, manufacturing facility. The Fit-up Welder is responsible to read and uses blue prints, tape measure, square, appropriate MIG welding machine to fit-up, tack, and finish welding for mild steel products. 


Essential Functions:

  • Fit-up, tack, and finish welding for mild steel and stainless steel products within close tolerances
  • Recognize and measure various steel types and sizes
  • Operate fork lift truck, overhead cranes and hoists  
  • Safely operate MIG welding equipment, grinders, band saws, and pneumatic tools
  • Accurately read and interpret blueprints
  • Comply with Shop and Department Safety Rules and practices


Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires a hearing conservation baseline and entry into the hearing conservation program
  • Requires good oral communication skills, listening skills, and ability to learn
  • Works independently and in cooperation with other employees
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and carry for distances to 25 feet
  • Must be able to sit, stand, kneel, bend, stoop, push, pull
  • Work in an environment with temperatures from 25 to 110+ degrees, fumes, dust, humidity, noise at or above 85db
  • Requires shop math skills including knowledge of angles
  • Requires knowledge of general shop practices and shop safety



  • 7:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Thursday,7:00am to 11:00am Friday with occasional opportunities for overtime



  • $14.00 to $15.00 / hour



  • (254) 771-5595


In addition to submitting your online application resumes in Microsoft Word format can be submitted to:


Express Office: Temple
200 West Calhoun Avenue
Temple, TX 76501