Beginner Welder

Portland, OR

Posted November 14, 2023

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday-Thursday, 6am-4:30pm

If you are comfortable using welding equipment and you're looking for an opportunity to grow your skills, then this Welder position might be right for you!

A rapidly growing manufacturer of trailers and moving trucks is adding full-time, temp-to-hire Welders to their team. They will provide you with the training you need to grow your beginner welding skills to expert level!

In this role, you will be working on a team of 3-5 people to assemble the back box section of moving trucks. This is a physical position in a high-energy atmosphere, where you will build 2-3 box trucks per day.

They're looking for people who have done some welding as a hobby, in a shop class or were exposed to it at another job. You’ll enjoy a 4-day work week (3-day weekends!), hands-on training, & weekly pay.

Welder Job Duties:

  • Perform MIG welds on trailers and box trucks
  • Use air tools and power tools to grind down welds
  • Attach various other parts onto trailers

Pay: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour

Schedule: Monday – Thursday, 6:00am - 4:30pm

Welder Requirements:

  • Comfortable using welding equipment
  • At least 6 months recent work experience  
  • At least 3 months experience using hand and power tools
  • Physically able to stand, kneel, & climb
  • Ability to lift 50lbs frequently

Benefits offered by TERRA to temp-to-hire employees:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Virtual Care
  • Life, Critical illness, Accident, Long and Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • 401(K) Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Gym Membership Discount
  • 6 Paid Holidays

Location: NE Portland, OR

If this Welder job sounds like the right fit, apply or call to learn more: 503-946-3874

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TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.


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