Job Description

GEAR LLC, is looking for experienced welders for shutdowns and outages along the OHIO river. 

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Job Summary: Fast paced production welding requiring 2 years of experience or equivalent in a fabrication shop setting. Positions material to be welded, using jigging fixtures in most cases, and applies hand-eye coordination to achieve the desired weld. Materials welded will be steel using methods of gas shielded welding. Welding positions are routine and work may be characterized as longer production runs. Works from specifications, drawings, prints, and welding symbols

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain production throughput of assigned parts
  • Use blueprints to produce and meet all specifications
  • Use material handling equipment safely to move parts
  • Follow all safety standards and procedures
  • Good attendance record
  • Ability to take direction from Immediate Supervisor
  • Work independently and be a self-motivator
  • Able to work with timelines
  • Maintain a clean workplace
  • Communicate with various departments for the direction of the project
  • Contribute to the quality control of the project
  • All other duties as assigned on a daily basis

Knowledge/Experience Required:

  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Familiarity with standard structural steel fabrication practices for welding, cutting, drilling and punching steel.
  • Familiar with forklift operation
  • Ability to pass weld test prior to hiring


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Shift: Must be able to work Monday - Friday. Overtime will be required as needed. Multiple Shifts available and does have Shift premiums.


Qualifications/Training: Candidates must demonstrate proficiency in math and reading; good written and verbal communication skills; and strong problem-solving skills.  Candidates shall successfully complete a 3G weld test

WE ARE LOOKING FOR LOCAL CANDIDATES to the Owensboro, KY area. Candidates MUST be experienced and must be able to pass a drug screen. These are full-time positions with benefits! The shop is based out of Owensboro, KY most work within 1-hour commute.

Interested candidates should forward their resumes and professional references for consideration. If you do not have a resume, please forward your contact information and how much experience you do have as well as your salary requirements.

All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

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