Under direction, performs a range of routine to complex/highly skilled repairs and fabrication; executes the technical functions and responsibilities of the welding operation; and performs related work as required.
Designs parts and works from sketches or blueprints.
Repairs damaged equipment, performs welding or fabrication as needed on City facilities, vehicles and equipment, including Fire Apparatus
Performs skilled welding and brazing processes such as oxy-acetylene, electric arc, metallic inert gas (MIG), and tungsten inert gas (TIG).
Fabricates parts and weldments.
Performs mobile welding and mechanical repairs.
Performs daily safety inspections of equipment and machinery.
Works closely with vendors, contractors and other departments as required during projects, repairs and change orders.
Organizes, cleans, and maintains a safe work shop area.
Maintains shop equipment.
Prepares work orders and reviews maintenance reports.