Crown Equipment Corporation Welder in Kinston, North Carolina

Company Description:

Crown Equipment Corporation is a leading innovator in world-class forklift and material handling equipment and technology. As one of the world’s largest lift truck manufacturers, we are committed to providing the customer with the safest, most efficient and ergonomic lift truck possible to lower their total cost of ownership.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Use a GMAW (Gas Metal ARC Welding) electric arc welding process to weld parts to print specifications

  • Inspect parts per print specifications

  • Set up and adjust welder and fixtures

  • Use a carbon arc air gouging and cutting process for rework

  • Use had grinders to fit parts as needed

  • Rotate to one of 16 various weld stations

  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma required

  • Candidate should be able to read blueprints, understand weld symbols, basic math, reason and analyze

  • Should be able to use hand welder, hand grinders, air arc, hoist, tape measure, hammer, cutting torch, chisel, clamps and miscellaneous hand tools

  • Basic weld knowledge and concepts required

  • Previous weld experience preferred

Compensation and Benefits:

Crown offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time employees including Health/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and Disability Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement, and much more.

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