compensation:$20-$24 per hour depending on experience
job title:Shop Assistant
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Metal Fabrication Shop Assistant
About the Role:
We are seeking enthusiastic individuals interested in a career in welding and metal fabrication. This role is perfect for those who are keen on learning and operating fabrication equipment, can diligently follow instructions, and are committed to producing high-quality products. With no experience required, we are ready to train the right person who is eager to learn and grow in this field.
• Training and Operation: Learn to understand and operate fabrication equipment while assisting with tool and equipment setup.
• Material Handling and Delivery: Act as the primary driver for picking up materials and parts from suppliers, preparing parts for shipment, and undertaking various other duties as assigned.
• Quality and Precision: Use measuring tools to ensure quality standards are met and make minor adjustments to equipment as necessary for production goals.
• Safety and Maintenance: Adhere to safety guidelines, handle parts carefully, and maintain a clean and orderly work environment.
• Team Collaboration: Assist other shop areas and positions as needed, demonstrating flexibility and teamwork.
• Must be at least 18 years old with a high school diploma.
• Clean criminal background with no felonies, drug use, or alcohol abuse. Ability to pass random Federal drug screenings (this includes Marijana) and a background check due to FAA regulations.
• Valid Alaska driver's license with no Dui’s.
• Ability to lift 50 - 70 lbs. regularly.
• Basic proficiency in English and math.
• Computer skills with the ability to quickly learn new programs (familiarity with drawing software for CNC laser cutting, lathe operation programs, and basic photo editing is a plus).
• Reliable with the willingness to work overtime as needed.
• We value reliability, punctuality, and a willingness to learn.
• Candidates should be prepared to undertake a variety of tasks, including cleaning and maintenance, with a positive attitude.
• As an entry-level position, candidates must be open to following directions and performing all assigned tasks.
• Strong performers will receive regular raises and opportunities for quick advancement.
Who We Are:
F. Atlee Dodge is a well-known name in Alaska's aviation sector, providing quality aviation parts and repairs since 1957. We specialize in modifications to Super Cubs and other out-of-production aircraft, with a reputation for excellence and innovation.
What We Offer You:
• Competitive starting wage between $20 to $24 per hour, depending on experience.
• Full-time position with opportunities for overtime.
• Health and dental insurance available after 60 days.
• Eligibility for 401K or 401K Roth after one year.
• Paid time off starting after 60 days.
• Significant advancement opportunities for dedicated employees.
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