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Title: Fitter Employment Status: Full time
Rank: N/A Salary: Negotiable
Reports to: Production Manager, Shop Foreman Supervises: N/A
Location: Lancaster, California Status: Non-Exempt

Job Summary:
Fitters at McWhirter Steel are responsible for providing “layout” on all of McWhirter Steel’s fabrications.  They are also responsible for building miscellaneous fabrications from raw material till complete.

Major Duties:
  • Fabricating miscellaneous steel fabrications like trash gates, roof access platforms, handrail etc.
  • Layout of Structural fabrications
  • Operating an Overhead Crane
  • Operating a Torch
  • Stick Welding
  • Wire Welding
  • Reading fabrication drawings
To become a fitter at McWhirter Steel, prospects:
  • Must go through at least 3 months of McWhirter Steel’s Fitter’s apprenticeship and or have at least 4 years of structural steel fitting experience
  • Must have Welding Experience
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of reading and interpreting fabrication drawings
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of reading and interpreting erection drawings
  • Must have experience fabricating miscellaneous steel such as handrail, roof access platforms etc.
  • Should be AWS Certified

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