Welding Lab Assistant
Requisition #: 2015  -  1308
Posting Date: 11/6/2015
Appointment Period:
Contracts for regular positions are renewable each June 30th after successful completion of probationary period.(Unless otherwise specified)

This position provides basic support to welding laboratory operations under the direction of the Program Director and area faculty.

Essential Duties/Functions:

* Prepare metal for lab exercises using a grinder and plasma track torch. Included in this may be minor troubleshooting of the plasma track torch system, reviewing quality control of beveled cuts and keeping up an acceptable production rate.

* Maintain welding booths and stations in good working order for student use. This includes: repairing metal fixtures with plasma arc cutting and GMAW (Mig welding), using hand tools, minor troubleshooting, repair of welding equipment and cleaning and organizing of tool cabinets.

* Monitor inventory and distribute when necessary.

Educational & Certification Requirements:


-High school diploma or GED 


-Welding Certificate or Diploma from a professional school/college

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Professional Experience:


-Experience in basic plasma arc cutting, Mig welding and hand and power tool use 

-Experience with Microsoft word 


-One year shop experience in a facility that does metals fabrication

-Experience with industrial maintenance and production welding.

Working Conditions:

* Work is typically performed in a welding shop environment.

Additional Duties & Responsibilities:

* Assists in ensuring a safe environment within the welding laboratory

* Follow daily project instructions as needed.

**All GTCC job descriptions reflect duties and responsibilities of the particular job and are subject to change with limited notice.

Application Deadline:

  Open until an adequate pool of applicants is received
How to Apply:
A GTCC application must be submitted in order to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an application form. When applying for a position that requires a degree, copies of unofficial transcripts must be attached to a completed application.

*If your education credentials are from a country outside of the United States & if you are extended an offer of employment you will be required to submit a translation/evaluation of your transcript.

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As an Equal Opportunity Employer, GTCC is strongly committed to diversity & welcomes applications from all qualified candidates, particularly minorities and faculty under-represented in higher education. EOE

Applicants must be immediately eligible to work legally in the United Sates at the time of application. Guilford Technical Community College does not sponsor any VISAs.
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