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American Industries – Jerseyville, IL | Address: 27128 Crystal Lake Rd, Jerseyville, IL 62052

Our company is a seeking highly motivated individual to join our dynamic welding team. This role is at our American Industries location who is a leading provider of new and reconditioned railcar components.

Pay: $18 per hour base + a skill/productivity-based incentive pay. The average payroll for our welders is $26 per hour while the top rate is $32 per hour.

• Weld repair and finish grinding of cast steel rail car parts.
• Move and handle parts and castings to and from work booths as needed.
• Inspect metal parts and castings to identify conditions that would require repair or reconditioning.
• Use pneumatic or electric tools to prepare the surface of reconditioned parts or castings prior to or post welding.
• Always focused on safety.
• Ability to follow directives and work independently.
• Ability to meet production goals.
• Ability to learn and perform different jobs when needed.
• Heavy use of grinder to be expected.

Skills/Experience Requirements:
• 1+ years of MIG welding experience is required.
• Experience with foundry grade grinders is a plus.

Open Schedule:
• 1st shift: Monday – Friday, 5:45am-2:15pm.

• Paid weekly!
• The company pays 80% of health benefit premiums.
• Medical, dental, and vision.
• 401k – fully vested immediately.
• Company-paid life insurance.
• 11 paid holidays.
• Paid vacation.
• Paid sick time.
• Annual work boot reimbursement.
• Prescription safety glasses reimbursement.


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