Structural Steel Fitter – Richmond, VA

Division: Steel
Location: Richmond, VA

SUMMARY OF POSITION

We are seeking detail oriented and experienced Structural Steel Fitters for our growing Steel Fabrication team in Richmond, VA. The Structural Steel Fitters will fit and assemble structural framework, components, and materials such as angle iron, plates, WF sections, and other steel shapes and components.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Lays out, positions, aligns, and fits together fabricated parts of structural metal products according to blueprint and layout specifications
  • Safely operate overhead cranes
  • Properly fit mill to bear parts such as stiffeners, base plates, and other components
  • Operate cutting and heating torches
  • Accurately perform complex heat corrections
  • Check camber, sweep tolerances of beams and other steel shapes
  • Effectively make necessary corrections per pertinent codes and specifications, with no supervision
  • Perform heat corrections while adhering to procedures with no supervision
  • Produce finished product that meets recognized standards, codes, and customer expectations by maintaining quality procedures and practices
  • Set up complex jigs or assemblies
  • Identify potential hazards and make necessary corrections
  • Interpret complex documents including blueprints, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to look at weld symbols and properly prep joints per WPS standards
  • Performs daily cleaning and maintenance of area
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor including but not limited to, cleaning, trash scrap removal, and other production related jobs
Requirements
  • Superior level layout and math skills
  • Complete understanding of pre-heat functions
  • Ability to set-up and use track torch is required
  • Must pass all tack test F.A.C.W. (Flux Core)
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by functioning and communicating in an effective manner with co-workers, clients, and supervisors
  • Works in compliance with Kinsley’s safety policies and procedures

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WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. FEMALES, MINORITIES, VETERANS AND INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.