ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but not limited to the following:
Read and comprehend prints and understand what material needs to be assembled and/or marked for prep
Ability to determine grades of material and/or different material sizes and shapes
Ability to trouble shoot
Cutting, Coping and shaping steel members per shop drawings using the torch, grinder, drill press, mag drill, piranha, cold saw, track burner
Make necessary markings and/or center punches on material for material prep
Assemble by tack welding necessary steel components i.e. stiffener plates, cap plates that make up a beam, column, stair and/or frames that are simple to intricate large or small at a moderate pace
Moving/flipping necessary material with the overhead crane and/or jib crane and possibly the forklift
Clean, de-scale & deburr material
Assist in handling material for fit-up, press break, shear, staging, welding & layout
Weld components i.e. base plates, stiffener plates, cap plates, bollards, pipe, columns & etc…
Paint items by using the paint guns, aerosol cans and/or rollers and brushes
Weld larger frames (including CJP welds) at a moderate to fast pace
PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
GED/High School Diploma (Not Necessarily Needed)
Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.
Must be able to stand and move around for long periods of time
Min. 10-19yrs. Experience working in a structural and/or miscellaneous shop environment
Must know how to read prints and a tape measure
Must be certified to tack weld (stick) minimum
About BAPKO Metal, Inc.
BAPKO Metal Inc. is a self-performing contractor specializing in structural steel and architectural metal fabrication and installation. Founded in 1978, we have developed strong partnerships with leading General Contractors across California who rely on our experienced team for innovative solutions, client-centric service, and value-added expertise.