Illinois Tool Works, Inc. Certified Welder in Troy, Ohio

Certified Welder at ITW

Job Description

This position is based in ITW/Food Equipment Group's Troy, Ohio manufacturing facility. The selected candidate will be responsible for performing a variety of GTAW and GMAW welding operations involving a wide range of welding and sheet metal fabrication operations while observing safety, housekeeping and quality management system procedures. Candidate will work from prints, follow written and verbal instructions, plan work and support the organization through teamwork. Requires overtime and working any shift. Attendance is an essential function.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in TIG, MIG and stick welding as well as flame and plasma cutting.

  • Plan and layout own work for job/product

  • Welds metal parts together using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes

  • Use basic hand and power tools

  • Positions and clamps together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.

  • Focused on personal safety as well as the safety of others

  • Responsible for the quality of own work

  • Read and interpret blueprints and welding symbols, work instructions and shop orders

  • Utilize Math skills to complete job tasks

  • Any other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.

Job Requirements

Candidates considered for this opportunity must have at least the following:

  • High School or General Education Degree

  • One year formal trades school training

  • Over one year welding experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Ability to read and write; and work from blueprints using scale, rule, square, etc.

  • Possess math skills to be able to perform operations involving decimals and fractions

  • Be able to lift and move parts of various sizes and weights with and without lifting devices; and be able to stand and bend for long periods

  • Understand and utilize welding techniques and symbols

  • Ability to properly clamp welded structures

  • Operate overhead hoists, fume extractors, and material handling equipment

  • Be able to work independently and within a team environment

  • Must pass timed written and hands-on performance tests to be considered for this position

  • Must be able to successfully complete and pass certified welding (ASME) qualification tests.

Physical Requirements / Working Conditions

  • Manufacturing Environment

  • Periods of working in non-air conditioned environment

  • May occasionally move material up to 50 lbs.

  • High frequency welding

  • Requires eye/foot/hearing protection and welding PPE

  • May require some climbing

  • Periods of Prolonged Standing/Sitting/Bending/Stooping throughout shift

Pre-employment screenings performed (which includes background checks and drug screening)


ITW/FEG, is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ITW/FEG is committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all employees. To demonstrate this commitment, we are tobacco-free (including e-cigarettes) on campuses and within company vehicles and maintain a drug-free workplace.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please contact Human Resources to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.