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Fabricator/Welder At Best Search Recruitment

Date Posted: 15/Jun/2014
Deadline: Not Specified


 Location: Obajana, Kogi State

Purpose Statement:

The job of Welder/Fabricator is done for the purpose/s of maintaining and repairing a wide variety of items fabricated of various types of metal throughout the Plant; assisting with construction, welding, sheet metal; and resolving immediate safety concerns.

This job reports to Executive Director, School Construction & Building Services

Essential Functions

 Fabricates a wide variety of metal structures from oral directions, sketches, drawings and blueprints for the purpose of ensuring the availability of items as needed.

 Repairs metal surfaces (e.g. doors, drain covers, fences, gates, grates, tools, parts, equipment, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring that items are in proper working condition.

 Getting information for the manufacturing of various products by reading technical drawings.

 Prepares written materials (e.g. work orders, requisitions, drawings, sketches, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities, providing written reference and/or conveying information.

 Fabricate, assemble or dissemble manufactured products by pressing, stretch, bend, straighten, shape, pound, or press metal.

 Identify properties of metal for repair or fabrication & understand construction specifications

 Coordinates with other trades (e.g. hazardous asbestos, air quality, etc.) for the purpose of manufacturing object according to plan & specifications.

 Estimates time and material costs for the purpose of determining costs for specific jobs.

 Inspects Plant components (e.g. metal doors, jambs, frames, security bard, thresholds, handrails, guardrails, toilet partitions, interior moveable bleachers, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring that components are in safe working condition.

 Maintains equipment, tools, and supplies for the purpose of ensuring the availability and functioning of required items and ensuring safety.

 Requests equipment and supplies for the purpose of maintaining inventory and ensuring availability of required items.

 Responds to emergency situations for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns.

 Transports various items (e.g. tools, equipment, supplies, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials required at job site.


Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

EXPERIENCE: Minimum 3 years as a fabricator and/or welder

SKILLS: Draw drawings, read drawings & work orders, operating equipment welding and sheet metal; preparing and maintaining accurate records; and adhering to safety practices.

KNOWLEDGE is required to perform basic math; read a variety of manuals, write documents following prescribed formats, and/or present information to others; and solve practical problems. Specific knowledge of the job includes: the identify properties of metal for repair or fabrication, identification of base metals for welding, safety practices and procedures; materials, equipment, tools, procedures, practices and techniques of modern fabrication and welding equipment; and properties and qualities of various metals and associated fusing temperatures.

ABILITY is required to schedule activities and/or meetings; gather and/or collate data; and consider a number of factors when using equipment.

 Flexibility is required to work with others in a variety of circumstances; work with data utilizing defined and similar processes; and operate equipment using a variety of processes.

 Ability is also required to work with a diversity of individuals and/or groups; work with similar types of data; and utilize a variety of types of job-related equipment. In working with others, Problem solving with data requires independent interpretation of guidelines; and problem solving with equipment is significant.

 Specific abilities required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: communicating with diverse groups; meeting deadlines and schedules; and maintaining effective working relationships.

 Responsibilities include: working under limited supervision using standardized practices and/or methods; providing information and/or advising others; and operating within a defined budget. Utilization of some resources from other work units is often required to perform the job's functions. There is some opportunity to impact the Organization’s services.



 The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: significant lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; some climbing and balancing; frequent stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling; and significant fine finger dexterity. Generally the job requires 30% sitting, 35% walking, and 35% standing.

 The job is performed high temperature variations and some hazardous conditions.

Method of Application

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