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York, PA, US

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Other

Welder III - American Hydro Corporation

Steeped in a tradition of hydropower, American Hydro is the leading supllier and installer of large equipment for the hydro electric industry. American Hydro is currently looking for OFFSHIFT WELDER III to add to the family at our York, PA facility.  We are tight-knit group that takes a great deal of pride in what we produce.  If you are a detail orientated hardworking teamming who is looking for place to call home, we invite you to apply to this opening.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Possesses basic understanding of blue print reading
  • Proficient with FCAW.  Able to set parameters to optimize the operation of the process
  • Able to produce good quality welds
  • Grinds parts as needed per drawing and verbal instruction
  • Able to operate gas cutting and air arc gouging processes on simple applications
  • Able to operate fork lift and jib cranes to material components
  • Keeps equipment and work area clean and orderly
  • Keeps Supervisor informed of problems regarding work piece, schedule, safety, etc. as they arise


•    Weld simple weld geometry’s
•    Qualified in fcaw
•    Working jobs that have been set up for them
•    Carbon arc gouge CJP’s
•    Grind as needed
•    Quality of work
•    Productivity
•    Job Knowledge
•    Initiative
•    Safety
•    Attendance/dependability
•    Communication
•    Cooperation

Physical Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear; stand; walk; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and climb or balance.  The employee is occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds

 American Hydro (A Wartsila Company) is an AAP/EOE Employer.  Find out more at www.ahydro.com.  We welcome all applicants through our online application system.
Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster