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Machine Operator (Press)
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Sioux City
Shipping Yard Lead
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Sioux City
Painter
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Sioux City
Paint Lead
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Alvarado
QC Weld Tech
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Sioux City
Inventory Control Specialist
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Alvarado
ID Tag Machine Operator
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Alvarado
Equipment Operator (Forklift) B
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Sioux City
Maintenance Technician (Nights)
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Sioux City
Material Handler, iBeam/General Labor
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Alvarado
Inventory Control Lead
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Alvarado
Field Services Technician
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Bossier City
Equipment Operator C, Forklift
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Sioux City
QC Visual Inspector
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Alvarado
QC Tech B (Visual Tech)
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Sioux City
Welders-Mig
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Sioux City
Conduit Technician
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Bossier City
Racking Specialist/General Labor
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Alvarado
Inventory Control Lead, Nights
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Sioux City
Engineering Intern
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Bossier City
Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineer
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Raleigh
Structural/Mechanical Engineer
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Raleigh
ERP Analyst I
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Sioux City
OH Crane Operator
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Alvarado
Quality Manager
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Bossier City
Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineer
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Bossier City
Electrical Design Engineer
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Bossier City
QC Tech A, UT II/NDT
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Sioux City
Drafter
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Alvarado
Production Equipment Operator
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Alvarado
Machine Operator
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Alvarado
Weld Trainee I
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Sioux City
Welder/Fitter
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Kennedale
Welder/Fitter
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Hicksville
Welder
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Alvarado
Welder/Fitter
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Alvarado
Finishing Specialist/General Labor
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Alvarado

Machine Operator (Press)

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Uses common shop mathematics to compute required angles and dimensions.
  • Reads tape measure, angle finder, and other necessary measuring devices.
  • Reads blueprints and flat sheets to lay out work within tolerances to ensure accuracy and to meet required specifications and department quality standards.
  • Uses overhead bridge cranes to load and unload press, requiring acceptable levels of eye, hand and foot coordination.
  • Adjusts depth and tilt settings on the press to ensure proper positions meet tolerances and various specifications.
  • Reads and understands labor reporting system, and uses same to report work accomplished, as well as any needed shop or productivity reports.
  • Uses all necessary safety equipment and procedures, to prevent injury to himself/herself or other personnel.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Stands 100% of the time while operating machine.
  • Lifts, pulls, pushes, pries, and drags heavy materials into position at least 20% of the shift.
  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.

Shift:

  • Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 5:00pm – 3:30am, OT as needed



Shipping Yard Lead

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Assists and directs shipping personnel by having complete knowledge of all shipping procedures in the Yards.
  • Directs the bundling, staging and loading of items for shipments in a safe and organized manner at all times from shipping personnel on to trucks and in to shipping containers.
  • Ensures quality of all shipping items by verifying and identifying information and quality/condition of items.
  • Takes steps necessary to protect items from damage while being loaded on trucks and in shipping containers.
  • Documents all shipments in accordance to shipping and Epicor procedures.
  • Maintains and reviews all Shipping Schedules and Shipping Reports in Epicor.
  • Processes yard paperwork and shipment photos.
  • Communicates the status and/or issues on shipments to other departments.
  • Maintains driver’s departure times in the Transportation Management System.
  • Contributes to a team effort by communicating and working well with others within and outside the department.
  • Operates forklift, bundling equipment and overhead crane as needed to assist in transporting, bundling, and staging material for shipment.
  • Assists in any shipping related responsibilities as directed or needed.
  • Maintains a high level of productivity.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • 1 to 3 years of related experience working in a Shipping/Warehouse/Yard environment preferred.
  • 1 year of more recent relevant experience in any ERP system. Epicor experience a plus.
  • Must have previous leadership or management experience and possess strong leadership skills.
  • Working knowledge Microsoft Office products such as Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds and frequently exerting up to 30 pounds of force.
  • Must be able to demonstrate accuracy of work, good organization skills as well as the ability to work as a team player.
  • Must effectively communicate in English with personnel, management, and supervisors via two-way radio, email and in person.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Shipping Authorizations and Daily Ship Schedules.
  • Valid driver license desired.
  • Must be able to perform work in any environment and various weather conditions such as rain, sleet, snow, and extreme cold and heat.
  • Must be able to reach above shoulder and below knee, stoop, bend, and grasp.
  • Shipping Yard Lead must maintains a Level A Equipment Operator Certification and proficient using all large material handling equipment to transport, bundle, and stage material for shipment. Overhead crane usage may be necessary from time to time.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience.

Shift:

  • Day Shift, Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:45pm, weekends and OT as needed.



Painter

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Set, operate and maintain shot blast equipment.
  • Set, operate and maintain liquid coating equipment.
  • Maintains complete records of all liquid paints and solvents used during each 4-hour period. Assures that painting volume is limited to appropriate levels to assure compliance with regulations and policies regarding emissions.
  • Maintains compliance with regulations and policies regarding the safe storage, use, and disposal of hazardous materials and hazardous wastes.
  • Properly handles, stores, and uses painting materials in compliance with applicable fire regulations and policies.
  • Performs daily, weekly, and monthly operator preventative maintenance on designated equipment.
  • Determines what products are needed, locates and identifies products to be brought in for painting.
  • Operates forklift truck to move products into and out of painting facility.
  • Uses forklift and overhead crane to load products on rail dollies for conveying through the blasting and painting processes.
  • Operates forklift and cart pusher to move rail dollies to successive stages of blasting and spray coating.
  • Operates and maintains conveyors and elevator for recycling steel grit, and air filtration system for purifying air to be exhausted from the blasting chamber.
  • Monitors level of blasting media in the storage hopper, and add material when needed.
  • Manually wraps finished product after paint has dried.
  • Uses digital film thickness gauge to measure film thickness to assure product has adequate paint thickness and coverage according to Sabre Industries, Inc. specifications. Log thickness readings on log sheet for tracking purposes.
  • Uses MES station to accurately record time and labor on all product throughout the entire coating process.
  • Uses proper measures to assure long and productive life of all equipment and facilities. Includes immaculate housekeeping at all times.
  • Performs daily, weekly, and monthly operator preventative maintenance on designated equipment.
  • While moving through the department performing his or her duties, maintains high level of alertness regarding safety and housekeeping. When movement of products exposes unkept areas, takes immediate action to clean up dunnage and debris.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions and decimals.
  • Must be able to read and write.
  • Must be able to or learn how to read a tape measure.
  • Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials.
  • Must be capable of bending, stooping, crawling under or over and occasional climbing. Lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Abnormal amount of heat due to the heating process.
  • Abnormal level of noise due to grinding, chipping, hammering, requires hearing protection (ear plugs) be worn at all times.
  • Must possess adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected production effectively.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience.

Shift:

  • Day Shift, Weekends and OT as needed.



Paint Lead

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Ensure all painted products meet Sabre quality requirements, minimize downtime, and promote efficiency and uptime. Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
  • Efficiently uses computer systems and software to collect labor hours and track process information on each job.
  • Maintain complete records of all liquid paints and solvents used during each shift. Ensures that painting volume is limited to appropriate levels to ensure compliance with regulations and policies regarding emissions.
  • Runs, maneuvers, navigates or drives heavy equipment or mechanized equipment in paint booth area, such as forklifts, cranes/overhead cranes, trucks, etc.
  • Maintain compliance with regulations and policies regarding safe storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials and hazardous wastes.
  • Ensure all daily production logs are filled out properly.
  • Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from paint booth, blast or production areas by hand or using trucks, forklifts, or other equipment.
  • Ensure machinery, tools and equipment are in good working order.
  • Inspect all lifting equipment prior to use (forklifts, cranes, monorails, chains, slings, etc).
  • Train and assess employees’ competencies in the Skill-Based Pay process.
  • Communicate any unusual operating conditions or issues to appropriate personnel.
  • Must use good judgment, follow instructions and have good problem solving abilities.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong ability to multi-task.
  • Actively seek and support continuous improvement activities in process efficiencies, costs and effectiveness of work.
  • Must have knowledge and demonstrate compliance of all safety guidelines.
  • Enforce established housekeeping standards.
  • Additional duties as assigned by Supervisor and/or Management.
  • Ability to oversee the production of less than 5 employees and manage job orders while completing tasks promptly.
  • Ability to plan, organize, pay attention to details and multi-task in a fast paced work environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, including reading, writing and speaking English.
  • Ability to work well with people in a number of positions.
  • Ability to identify, define and resolve problems.
  • Actively seeks and supports continuous improvement activities in process efficiencies, costs and effectiveness of work.
  • Knowledge of general safety guidelines and Sabre’s quality expectations and application in the work place.

Requirements:
  • Prior paint booth/blast and Manufacturing experience highly preferred.
  • Prior Lead/Supervisory experience in a manufacturing facility highly preferred.
  • Ability to speak, read and write in English required.
  • Must be able to obtain SG Crane/Forklift Certification.
  • Must know, or be able to learn, how to read a tape measure and blue prints.
  • Experience using forklifts and cranes highly preferred.
Educational Requirements:
  • Previous computer experience in Microsoft Office and other software highly desired.
  • Knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions and decimals.
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent preferred.

Shift:

  • Night shift- Sunday through Thursday. (Sunday starts at 6p and Monday-Thursday start at 5p. Overtime and weekends may be required.)



QC Weld Tech

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Administers qualification testing Tack Welders, Welders and Welding Operators for certification to AWS D1.1 and if required CWB W47.1.
  • Performs inspection functions, including but not limited to UT, MT and Visual weld inspections.
  • Serves as a “welding technician” responsible for the correct operation of welding equipment and welder operating techniques.
  • Ensures that all documentation is accurately and neatly completed.
  • Works closely with Manufacturing Management to efficiently solve welding / welder issues.
  • Communicates clearly and concisely via email, text, or verbally.
  • Responsible for training and development of new weld processes and techniques.
  • Maintains a professional demeanor at all times.
  • Sets up and troubleshoots welding systems.
  • Trains personnel as needed.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Requirements:
  • ASNT-SNT-TC-1A, Level II in both UT and MT disciplines preferred, VT a plus.
  • Strong understanding of welding fundamentals with 5 years practical experience preferred.
  • Five years of welding experience in GMAW, FCAW, SAW or SMAW preferred.
  • Ability to read and interpret National Codes, Sabre-FWT and Customer Standards, Specifications, SOP’s and Work Instructions.
  • Ability to effectively read and interpret blueprints and weld symbols.
  • Ability to accurately use a weld gage, tape measure, protractor and level.
  • Must possess effective English communication skills to motivate and direct employees.
  • Must be able to read and write in English.
  • Intermediate computer skills with experience in MS Office.
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. and bend over / climb.
Educational Requirements:
  • High School/GED preferred but not required.

Shift:

  • Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 5:00 pm – 3:45 am, OT as needed.



Inventory Control Specialist

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Maintains safe and well organized work area
  • Possesses a thorough knowledge of safety
  • Understands ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)
  • Familiar with Epicor Trackers
  • Understands Lot/Heat Number Tracking
  • Demonstrates proper Record Retention
  • Familiar with the Plate and Anchor Cages Receiving Process.
  • Comprehends the Certification Verification Process and attachment to the Part Number
  • Issues Material to Jobs/Salvages Material from Jobs
  • Processes Job Receipt to Inventory from MRP (Manufactured Requirement Process ) Jobs
  • Completes Pack Requests (Verify Job Completion)

Requirements:
  • Basic skills with MS Excel
  • Must be able to work in fast-paced work environment.
  • Must possess clear and articulate verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must work with minimum supervision and with all levels of employees, supervisors and managers
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Day Shift, OT as needed



ID Tag Machine Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Compile blueprints to with needed pages and discard those not needed for programming
  • Validate blueprints are accurate and inform drafting of any discrepancies
  • Assure accurate input as using Labelease and Vantage Program
  • Communicates directly with shop and supply the correct ID with Travelers
  • Creates all programming
  • Create six week schedule to stay a head of the shop
  • Creates sign out sheet and assure track ability
  • Track the amount of ID’s produced each month and keep stock pile of those needed to run different jobs
  • Complete other assignments as required and provide assistance

Requirements:
  • Manufacturing knowledge preferred
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and an emphasis in Excel
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Day Shift, OT as needed



Equipment Operator (Forklift) B

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Ensures quality of all shipping items by verifying and identifying information and quality/condition of items as well as taking steps necessary to protect items from damage while being loaded on trucks and in shipping containers.
  • Loads and unloads material in a safe and organized manner at all times.
  • Pulls and prepares materials for shipments as needed.
  • Uses small hand tools such as pneumatic staple/nail gun, banding equipment, stencil machine, digital camera and radial arm saw as needed.
  • Uses overhead crane as needed.
  • Maintains a complete knowledge of all yard bin locations.
  • Reviews and understands Shipping Schedules, Pick Queues and Bill of Materials.
  • Contributes to a team effort by communicating and working well with others within and outside the department.
  • Maintain a high level of productivity.
  • Contributes to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in your area of operation.
  • Cross trains to assist in any shipping duties as needed.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • 3 to 5 years of recent experience operating a 10,000+ pound capacity forklift or heavy equipment.
  • Demonstrate accuracy of work, good organization skills as well as the ability to work as a team player.
  • Effectively communicate, in English, with warehouse personnel, management and supervisors via two-way radio, email and in person.
  • Ability to read and interpret Shipping Authorizations and Daily Ship Schedules. Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions including heat, cold, rain, snow, etc.
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds and frequently exerting up to 30 pounds of force. Must be able to climb in to equipment, bend, kneel, sit, reach and grasp.
  • Valid driver license preferred.
  • Must maintain a Level B Equipment Operator Certification and proficient using all large material handling equipment to transport, bundle and stage material for shipment.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Day Shift: Monday – Friday 6:30am – 3:45pm, weekends and OT as needed



Maintenance Technician (Nights)

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Performs diagnosis, testing, disassembly, inspecting, repair and re-assembly of plant equipment or components such as hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, hydraulic shear, vacuum equipment, roller leveler, cranes, electrical boards and components, etc.
  • Performs skilled trouble shooting and servicing of pneumatic and hydraulic components.
  • Performs proper replacement and/or adjustment of mechanical clutches, drive trains, etc.
  • Repairs worn parts, straightens and fabricates fixtures (welding, cutting, brazing, and surface hardening applications).
  • Assists junior personnel and operators in proper direction of equipment repairs.
  • Performs major and general repairs on all equipment.
  • Records labor and material used on each repair made.
  • Properly uses lift equipment (cranes, booms, man lifts, cherry picker, etc.)
  • Occasionally will be called during irregular hours to handle production coverage with little or no supervision.
  • Reports all abnormal conditions and safety hazards to supervisor.
  • Performs housekeeping and other routine tasks as directed.
  • Works safely, and follows safe working practices, including Lockout/Tagout procedures and other safety procedures.

Requirements:
  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced deadline driven environment, while contributing to the success of the team.
  • Must possess the ability to read, write, and communicate in the English language.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend basic hydraulic, pneumatic, and structural schematics, and be able to convert inches into metric.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to use gauging equipment from .001”, dial indicators, micrometers, feeler gauges, etc.
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and other industry computer applications.
  • 3 years recent maintenance or electrical experience in manufacturing environment.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 5pm – 3:45am, OT as needed



Material Handler, iBeam/General Labor

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Runs, maneuvers, navigates or drives heavy equipment or mechanized equipment in beam area, such as forklifts, cranes/overhead cranes, trucks, etc.
  • Breaks down bundles of beams and loads on holding table.
  • Moves beams to feed into the punch and actuates the punch and moves loaded bundles down the conveyor where needed for punches by hand.
  • Inspects, measures and adjusts punches.
  • Records number of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
  • Grinds ends of tubes inside and out removing burs made by saws.
  • Operates the robot and maintains the robot operation and area.
  • Uses good judgment, follow instructions and have good problem solving abilities.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong ability to multi-task.
  • Reads work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
  • Moves product to and from storage or production areas by hand or using trucks, forklifts, or other equipment.
  • Attaches identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
  • Inspects all lifting equipment prior to use (forklifts, cranes, monorails, chains, slings, etc.).
  • Follows established housekeeping standards.
  • Informs Lead of any quality concerns and inform Maintenance on any equipment failures or concerns.
  • Additional duties as assigned by Supervisor and/or Management.

Requirements:
  • Must be able to work in an outside manufacturing environment for long shifts, including some weekends.
  • Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and moving entire body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, bending, twisting and handling of materials.
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Must have the ability to concentrate on tasks for long periods of time and be able to observe and receive information from all relevant sources.
  • Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual.
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures.
  • Experience using forklifts highly preferred.
  • Ability to read, write and speak in English required.
  • Must be able to obtain SG Crane/Forklift Certification.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred

Shift:

  • Monday through Friday, 3:30p – 12a with some weekends.



Inventory Control Lead

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Leads Department Assistant team to achieve/maintain set goals and department duties
  • Maintains safe and well organized work area
  • Adheres to all established company safety policies
  • Provide timely and accurate information on critical issues to supervisor, colleagues, and other individuals as appropriate
  • Insure that all pick lists are processed and completed as assigned
  • Insure that the generating and processing of all cut sheets using ERP is completed timely and accurately
  • Manage the process of all material transfers using ERP
  • Ensure the accurate tracking, issuing and reporting of materials in accordance with established policy/guidelines
  • Assisting with End of Month closing as it pertains to material issuance, generation of reports and job completions
  • Advanced understanding of inventory process flow in a manufacturing environment

Requirements:
  • Intermediate skills with MS Excel required
  • Must have the ability to lead a team and organize/coordinate projects
  • Must be able to work in fast-paced work environment
  • Must possess clear and articulate verbal and written communication skills
  • Must work with minimum supervision and with all levels of employees, supervisors and managers
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Night Shift, OT as needed



Field Services Technician

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Install, maintains, and troubleshoots equipment mechanically and electrically.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in accurately and efficiently diagnosing and repairing equipment problems.
  • Follows all DOT compliance laws and completes log books when under DOT regulations.
  • Test equipment to ensure proper function.
  • Provide daily reports and communicates to Field Services Supervisors.
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards.
  • Performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of basic hand tools.
  • Must have a valid Class D chauffeurs License.
  • Must be familiar with mechanical, electrical and/or wire installation.
  • Must be able to travel extensively.
  • Must be able to work efficiently without supervision.
  • Must be able to read and understand instructions.
  • Must have working knowledge of basic math skills.
  • Must be able to read a tape measure.
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Must be able to pass a background check and DOT certification.
  • Must have excellent communications skills.
  • Ability to read and write in English.
  • Must show strong ability to multi-task.
  • Must have excellent attention to detail.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 months related work experience

Shift:

  • Varies



Equipment Operator C, Forklift

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Unloads inbound shipments and moves product to storage locations.
  • Efficiently stocks and stores materials in appropriate areas.
  • Pulls and prepares product for production and shipment.
  • Contributes to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in your area of operation.
  • Contributes to team effort by communicating and working well with others, as well as accomplishing related tasks as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • 1 to 3 years of recent warehouse and forklift operating experience.
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively within all levels of a team environment is required.
  • Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions including heat and cold.
  • Must possess the ability to comply with safety rules, operating maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Candidates must also contribute to safety and quality control standards.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience

Shift:

  • Day Shift: Monday – Friday, 6:00am – 4:45pm, weekends and OT as needed



QC Visual Inspector

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Uses various dimensioning tools (i.e. 25/50 foot tape measure, 6” rules, combination squares, levels, etc.) to ensure proper coatings have been applied when required.
  • Inspects parts to blue prints/design drawings.
  • Performs Visual Weld Inspections to the requirements of AWS D1.1.
  • Cross train in other areas of Quality Control Department and fill in when need arises.
  • Ensures that all documentation is accurately and neatly completed including pictures of loads.
  • Keeps pass down log accurate.
  • Complies with Sabre Tubular Structures safety standards at all times.
  • Maintains a professional demeanor at all times with personnel of Quality Department and all departments at Sabre.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Requirements:
  • One year in Quality Control or related field in a manufacturing environment.
  • Have the ability to perform work functions while standing for long periods of time.
  • Have the ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Have the ability to climb and bend over in order to perform inspections.
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to all climates.
  • Be able to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Be able to accurately verify all parts to print using a tape measure.
  • Possess effective communication skills.
  • Must be able to read and write in English.
  • Must be able to read and interpret blue prints/design drawings.
  • Must be able to conduct dimensional inspections using various dimensioning tools (i.e., 25/50 foot tape measures, 6" rules, combination squares, levels etc.)
  • Must be able to meet the AWS D1.1 requirements of a visual weld inspector.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Day Shift or Night Shift, (OT as needed)



QC Tech B (Visual Tech)

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Conducts in process and final visual weld and dimensional inspections in accordance with AWS D1.1
  • Verifies and maintains inspection and test status of product during all stages of manufacturing.
  • Verifies rework and repair of nonconforming products.
  • Initiates requests for corrective action on observed conditions which do not conform to quality system requirements.
  • Prepares, reviews and maintains Quality records appropriate to inspection and test activities to assure legibility, completeness, and correctness of the information.
  • Visually inspects manufactured parts to ensure they are manufactured per the drawings/specifications.
  • Ensures that customer requirements are determined and met or exceeded.
  • Contributes to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in area of operation.
  • Contributes to team effort by communicating and working well with others, as well as accomplishing related tasks as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Recent experience working with Quality Control in a welding/manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Must be able to work in both indoor and outdoor environments, and in all types of weather conditions such as rain, snow, heat, and cold.
  • Must possess strong English verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be detail oriented and have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced, team environment.
  • Must possess the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety and quality manuals, blueprints, and design drawings.
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Ability to input and retrieve information from PC based information systems.
  • Ability to perform work functions while standing for long periods of time.
  • Ability to climb and bend over in order to perform inspections.
  • Ability to use measuring devices such as a tape measure, combination squares, levels, etc. to accurately verify all parts to print.
  • Must be able to meet the AWS D1.1 requirements of a visual weld inspector.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience.

Shift:

  • Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 4:30 pm – 3:40 am, weekends and OT as needed



Welders-Mig

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Manually positions pole assembly into pole rollers for welding.
  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration.
  • Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals.
  • Uses oxy-fuel torch to pre-heat parts to be welded in accordance with published welding codes and specifications.
  • Uses GMAC or FCAW welding process to weld small components or assemblies.
  • Works in confined areas at various locations on the small pole assembly line as necessary to weld components.
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill carious size holes on pole assembly as required by drawings and specifications.
  • Visually inspects work to identify material discrepancies and to ensure that welds have been completed in compliance with applicable drawings and specifications.
  • Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size.
  • Reads and interprets work orders and daily production schedules.
  • Assists fitters in assembly as needed.
  • Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finder to measure distances and angles.
  • Uses oxy-fuel cutting torch and plasma-arc torch to cut steel.
  • Operates assembly line conveyor system to move tubular shafts into position for cutting on band saw and for fitting.
  • Operates band saw for cutting tubular shafts according to specifications.

Requirements:
  • Mig welding experience preferred
  • Mathematical aptitude a plus
  • Blueprint and tape measure reading a plus
  • Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials up to 50 pounds
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Shift:
Depending upon availability at time of offer

  • Days: 6a- 4:30p
  • Nights: 5p – 3:30a
  • Frequent 6 day work week



Conduit Technician

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Measure, cut, and bend conduit using measurement and hand tools.
  • Thread conduit ends, connect couplings, and fabricate and secure conduit support brackets.
  • Read and interprets drawings and specifications to determine proper location of wire.
  • Trouble shoot prints and any issues that arises in the shelter.
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality procedures, rules, and standards.
  • Performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of basic hand tools.
  • Must be able to use an electric bender properly.
  • Must be able to ream pipes.
  • Must be able to perform offsets, kicks, and bends.
  • Must be able to install wire way.
  • Must have working knowledge of all load centers and wire way that are installed in shelters.
  • Must be able to work efficiently without supervision.
  • Must be able to read and understand instructions.
  • Must have working knowledge of basic math skills.
  • Must be able to read a tape measure.
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Must have the ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Must be detail-oriented.
Educational Requirements:
  • Must be able to lift up to 30lbs. repeatedly.
  • Must be able to stand for majority of the work day.
  • Be able to climb up to 6’ ladder.
  • Must have full range of motion.

Shift:

  • Day Shift



Racking Specialist/General Labor

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Receives material and prepares it to be galvanized by hanging it on metal hooks, and placing on the overhead crane either manually or by use of equipment.
  • Examines incoming shipments for damage or shortages and corresponds with shipper to rectify.
  • Counts, weighs or measures incoming or outgoing items to compare identifying information and variety against bills of lading, invoices, orders or other records.
  • Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks, forklifts, or other equipment.
  • Sorts cargo before loading and unloading.
  • Transports heavy equipment and materials.
  • Attach identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
  • Record number of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
  • Attach slings, hooks, or other devices to materials to prepare for galvanizing process.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Must be able to work in an outside manufacturing environment for long shifts, including some weekends.
  • Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and moving entire body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, bending, twisting and handling of materials.
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Must have the ability to concentrate on tasks for long periods of time and be able to observe and receive information from all relevant sources.
  • Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual.
  • Must be able to twist wire used to hang material on racks or hooks or other equipment used to receive and rack equipment for galvanizing purposes.
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.

Shift:

  • Days (7a-7p), rotating shifts and every other weekend.



Inventory Control Lead, Nights

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Prioritizes and organizes Inventory Control team’s schedule to best meet the business needs.
  • Works hand-on while leading the Inventory Control team to efficiently and safely accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Coordinates material issues with production to support smooth operations.
  • Verifies work schedules, overtime schedules and informs employees of any scheduling changes.
  • Assists the Inventory Control Supervisor in coaching employees where necessary to improve their performance up to acceptable levels.
  • Assigns daily work to other associates within the Inventory Control Department.
  • Assists in the maintenance and change of department procedures and employee training processes.
  • Manages and monitors inventory levels and flows, and directs corrective action as needed.
  • Maintains positive, cooperative and team-oriented relationships with co-workers, supervisors, managers, and others that the position comes in contact with.
  • Serves as the main liaison between Inventory Control and other departments within the Company.
  • Reconciles and performs weekly cycle counts of inventory materials to ensure inventory accuracy, and helps conduct annual physical inventory counts.
  • Contributes to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization and cleanliness.

Requirements:
  • 3-5 years of recent experience in a manufacturing or production environment.
  • All terrain forklift experience of 15,000# or more desired.
  • Must be willing to work outside in all weather elements.
  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, along with the ability to build relationships with co-workers and other internal customers.
  • Must be detail oriented and have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced team environment.
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products such as Word, Excel, and Outlook, along with recent experience using ERP/MRP, or other manufacturing systems.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Candidates with an Associate’s degree in Business or related field are preferred; however, this is not a requirement.

Shift:

  • Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 5:00 pm – 3:45 am, weekends and OT as needed.



Engineering Intern

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Perform basic product design and modifications with or without supervision.
  • Develop basic or finalize electrical drawings.
  • Create 3D models using SolidWorks/Inventor.
  • Perform or assist in thermal and structural analysis.
  • Review 3rd party parts and assemblies.

Requirements:
  • Ability to attend work in the office between 8AM to 5 PM.
  • Fluent in SolidWorks/Inventor.
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work multiple projects and to coordinate flow of information.
  • Ability to communicate engineering requirements to others.
  • Accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Strong verbal and written skills.
  • Able to transport self to and from office environment.
  • Ability to lift or move 50 pounds.
  • Ability to view computer screen and fine detail on drawings.
Educational Requirements:
  • Attending in good standing, a 4 year program in Electrical Engineering.

Shift:

  • Day Shift



Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineer

Raleigh, NC

Responsibilities:
  • Use engineering skills to prepare calculations for metal structures and cabinets, initiate, modify, and recommend approval of drawings.
  • Review drawings for production feasibility and cost impact.
  • Recommend/implement drawing changes for reduction in production time and ease of assembly.
  • Recommend/initiate production process changes to improve productivity and meet cost targets.
  • Performs basic to moderate design tasks including site preparation, structural, electrical layout and design plans.
  • Provide technical input to managerial personnel regarding design, construction, or program modifications or structural repairs.
  • Interpret drawing during construction, operations, or maintenance activities at project site.
  • Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor to determine project feasibility.
  • Design energy efficient or environmentally sound structures.
  • Determine design specifications.
  • Initiate daily communication throughout organization and externally on project and product status.
  • Direct interaction with customers demonstrating design acumen, package solutions, and understanding of industry requirements.
  • Some travel to customer locations requiring overnight stays.
  • Promote proper business casual attire to portray a positive and professional image to the customer and to Sabre coworkers.

Requirements:
  • 10+ years of production floor experience.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Knowledge of CAD systems and efficient use. Experience in Solidworks.
  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in cabinet, tubular and pole construction.
  • Knowledge of welding and associated codes.
  • Knowledge of Sheet metal forming and fabrication.
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Must work well in a group, or team environment.
  • Ability to communicate information through speech and in writing to be easily understood by all personal, internal and external.
  • Ability to stay abreast of industry trends, best practice, and customer standards.
  • Knowledge of clerical and administrative procedure and system.
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, or related field of study.
  • * Lean Certification a plus.
  • Working toward Professional Engineer certification.

Shift:

  • Day Shift



Structural/Mechanical Engineer

Raleigh, NC

Responsibilities:
  • Use engineering skills to prepare calculations for metal cabinet and pole structures, initiate, modify, and recommend approval of drawings.
  • Review drawings for production feasibility and cost impact.
  • Recommend/implement drawing changes for reduction in production time and ease of assembly.
  • Recommend design and production changes to meet cost targets.
  • Recommend/initiate production process changes to improve productivity.
  • Performs advanced design tasks including site preparation, structural, electrical layout and overall structural plans.
  • Provide technical input to managerial personnel regarding design, construction, or program modifications or structural repairs.
  • Interpret drawing during construction, operations, or maintenance activities at project site.
  • Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor to determine project feasibility.
  • Design energy efficient or environmentally sound structures.
  • Determine design specifications.
  • Initiate daily communication throughout organization and externally on project status.
  • Direct interaction with customers demonstrating quality process, production capability, and production status.
  • Knowledge and adherence to all Sabre procedures and policy for engineering, production, tracking and follow-up.
  • Travel with overnight stays to customer and vendor locations.
  • Promote proper business casual attire to portray a positive and professional image to the customer and Sabre coworkers.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Structural Engineering, or related field of study.
  • Lean Certification a plus.
  • Knowledge of telecommunication standards a plus.

Requirements:
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Knowledge of CAD systems and efficient use. Experience in AutoCAD/Inventor/Solidworks a plus.
  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in cabinet, tubular and pole construction.
  • Knowledge of welding and associated codes.
  • Knowledge of sheet metal forming.
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Must work well in a group, or team environment.
  • Ability to communicate information through speech and in writing to be easily understood by all personal, internal and external.
  • Ability to stay abreast of industry trends, best practice, and customer standards.
  • Knowledge of clerical and administrative procedure and system.
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, or related field of study.
  • Lean Certification a plus
  • Working toward Professional Engineer certification

Shift:

  • Day Shift



ERP Analyst I

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • The application of systems analysis techniques and procedures, including consulting with users, to determine hardware, software or system functional specifications.
    • Analyze and assess existing business systems and procedures
    • Assist in the definition, development, and documentation of software’s business requirements, objectives, deliverables, and specifications on a project by project basis
    • Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business requirements and systems goals, and identify and resolve business system issues.
    • Review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems.
  • The design, development, documentation, analysis, creation, and testing of computer systems or programs, including prototypes, based on and related to user or system design specifications.
    • Resolve problems, provide technical support, research and answer questions related to ERP software systems.
    • Train end users to operate new and modified programs.
    • Assist in the planning, design, and development of new applications and enhancements of existing applications.
    • Prepares time and cost estimates for completing projects.
  • The design, documentation, testing, creation and testing of computer programs related to machine operating systems. Recommend, schedule and assist with software improvements and upgrades.
    • Develop and maintain user manuals and guidelines.
    • Write detailed description of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer program.
  • Other Duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • At least one year of related experience and/or training.
  • Experience training and/or developing user manuals/guidelines desired.
  • ERP system experience required. EPICOR experience desired.
  • Must be detail orientated, organized and able to multi-task in a deadline drive environment.
  • Must be able to receive and process information key information to assess the needs of the customer and deliver effective end results.
  • Must have strong English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of; EPICOR, Crystal Report Writer Development software, Microsoft Office Internet software, Visio, EXCEL Spreadsheet software, and WORD Processing software.
  • Position will require individual to work on a computer the majority of the day.
Educational Requirements:
  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school

Shift:

  • Day Shift: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, OT as needed



OH Crane Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Daily inspection and monitoring of operating equipment
  • Constant communication with Team Lead on daily tasks
  • Safe handling and operation within designated department
  • Able to read a tape measure and utilize a press
  • Load and unload trailers with proper technique safely
  • Maintaining product flow efficiency within their designated department
  • Other duties as assigned, directed, requested, or needed

Requirements:
  • Daily inspection and monitoring of operating equipment
  • Constant communication with Team Lead on daily tasks
  • Safe handling and operation within designated department
  • Able to read a tape measure and utilize a press
  • Load and unload trailers with proper technique safely
  • Maintaining product flow efficiency within their designated department
  • Other duties as assigned, directed, requested, or needed
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Day/Night Shift, may include weekends (OT as needed)



Quality Manager

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Develops and maintains quality systems to establish standards related to Quality Control activities and products, and measures performance against established standards.
  • Plans and directs activities concerned with development, application and maintenance of quality standards for industrial processes, materials, and products.
  • Analyze data on the effectiveness of the QC Department and evaluate where continual improvements can be made.
  • Guides employees engaged in measuring and testing product and tabulating data concerning materials, product or process quality and reliability.
  • Assures the tests are performed in accordance with the Company's and Customer's standards and specifications.
  • Effectively communicates and resolves issues arising out of the production processes, as related to quality, across all levels of the organization.
  • Maintains all project related inspection documentation, and monitors adherence to standards and actively checks for accuracy of data received or generated before passing it on.
  • Reports changes in standards (both internally and externally initiated) and performance against standards.
  • Ensures that the Quality Manual is properly written and maintained.
  • Ensures that all new hires are properly trained, developed, and appraises staff effectively. Provides updated training as necessary.
  • Oversees the training material is correct and in compliance.
  • Ensures that the Company and Employees maintain appropriate certifications.
  • Promotes and acts upon employees' ideas for improvements in areas of quality, safety and work environment.
  • Coordinates special quality projects/studies as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Must have knowledge of the American Welding Society AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Code – Steel.
  • Minimum of 5 years of successful quality management in steel fabrication or similar manufacturing environment.
  • Must possess exceptional leadership, communication, written and verbal presentation, and team-building skills.
  • At least 5 years of people management experience including strong competencies in talent identification and development, coaching and mentoring is required.
  • Must be familiar with a wide range of equipment and tools used in steel manufacturing, and have the ability to read and understand drawings, work orders, safety rules, and various manuals.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, and Outlook, along with ERP/MRP manufacturing software.
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor's or above required
  • American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certified as a Certified Quality Engineer or Manager preferred

Shift:

  • Day Shift



Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineer

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Use engineering skills to prepare calculations for metal and pre-cast concrete structures, initiate, modify, and recommend approval of drawings.
  • Review drawings for production feasibility and cost impact.
  • Recommend/implement drawing changes for reduction in production time and ease of assembly.
  • Recommend/initiate production process changes to improve productivity.
  • Performs basic to moderate design tasks including site preparation, structural, electrical layout and overall building plans.
  • Provide technical input to managerial personnel regarding design, construction, or program modifications or structural repairs.
  • Interpret drawing during construction, operations, or maintenance activities at project site.
  • Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor to determine project feasibility.
  • Design energy efficient or environmentally sound structures.
  • Determine design specifications.
  • Travel is required.

Requirements:
  • 10+ years of production floor experience.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Knowledge of CAD systems and efficient use. Experience in AutoCAD and Inventor a plus.
  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures.
  • Knowledge of welding and associated codes.
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Must work well in a group, or team environment.
  • Willing to travel up to 50%
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering, or related field of study
  • Lean Certification a plus
  • Working toward Professional Engineer certification, Engineer in Training (EIT)

Shift:

  • Day Shift



Electrical Design Engineer

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Prepare technical drawings, specifications of electrical systems to ensure that installation and operations conform to standards and customer requirements.
  • Operate computer-assisted engineering or design software or equipment to perform engineering tasks.
  • Confer with engineers, customers, or others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects or products.
  • Direct or coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, or testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, or customer requirements.
  • Design, implement, maintain, or improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, components, products, or systems.
  • Prepare specifications for purchases of materials or equipment.
  • Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, or installation standards or specifications.
  • Oversee project production efforts to assure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Plan or implement research methodology or procedures to apply principles of electrical theory to engineering projects.

Requirements:
  • 3-5 years of practical Engineering experience.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.
  • Background and or highly interested in solar grid tie systems, battery storage systems, telecommunications, power substations and/or renewable energy.
  • Must work well in a group, or team environment.
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, or related field of study
  • Lean Certification a plus
  • Working toward Professional Engineer certification

Shift:

  • Day Shift



QC Tech A, UT II/NDT

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Understands and follows the Company’s quality control program, standards, procedures, and codes.
  • Conducts in process and final ultrasonic, NDT, and visual weld inspections of manufactured steel products in accordance with the AWS D1.1 code.
  • Verifies and maintains inspection and test status of product during all stages of manufacturing, including receiving, in-process, final, and shipping.
  • Participates in the training process of NDT Level I Inspectors.
  • Verifies rework and repair of nonconforming products.
  • Attends daily start-up meetings to review production schedule and receive daily job assignments.
  • Initiates requests for corrective action on observed conditions which do not conform to quality system requirements.
  • Prepares and reviews Quality records appropriate to inspection and test activities to assure legibility, completeness, and correctness of the information.
  • Uses various dimensioning tools such as tape measures, combination squares, levels, etc. when conducting dimensional inspections, and UT inspection tools such as UT Machine, transducers, straight beam, Shear Wave, etc.

Requirements:
  • UT Level II AWS Weld Inspector. Must have at least 80 documented hours of UT training in accordance with ANST SNT TC-1A by an ASNT Level III.
  • Five years’ experience in welding or steel fabrication. Work experience in Quality Control or Quality Assurance.
  • Basic knowledge of Utility structures and/or Wireless structures (poles & towers) preferred.
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, two year associate / technical degree preferred.

Shift:

  • Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 4:30pm – 3:30am, weekends and OT as needed



Drafter

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Preparing complete and accurate AutoCAD fabrication drawings of steel transmission and utility structures as designed by STS engineering personnel
  • Utilizing STS Engineering information, manufacturing parameters and customer’s technical specifications to create drawings
  • Adheres to and has sound knowledge of all STS Drafting Dept. standards, policies and processes
  • Creating part numbers for standard and custom parts
  • Updating and revising all drawings when changes are made to engineered designs
  • Documenting all notes, engineering changes, customer requests, etc.
  • Completing jobs on time based on the STS Drafting schedule
  • Training and assisting all new drafting personnel
  • Work closely with Contract Administration, Purchasing, Engineering, and Production departments

Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2005 or recent AutoCAD releases
  • Three to five years of drafting experience
Educational Requirements:
  • Associates Degree in Drafting or Associate’s Degree in related science major

Shift:

  • Day Shift



Production Equipment Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Assists machine operators, welders, and other personnel in loading/unloading, transporting raw, in-process, and finished materials throughout the facility
  • Uses 36,000lb forklifts and other heavy equipment such as cranes to move various sizes of steel plates and poles
  • Coordinates incoming and outgoing parts
  • Responsible for ensuring correct parts are issued for jobs ordered and substitutions are recorded
  • Keeps hardware tracking accurate and up to date
  • Communicates with multiple departments regarding hardware status
  • Prepares hardware for distribution according to shipping schedule
  • Moves in-process and finished poles to appropriate area in yard
  • Performs safety routine inspections prior to operating equipment
  • Abides by all Safety Standards and Policies including use of all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Requirements:
  • At least one year of forklift driving and/or crane/heavy equipment experience preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to read blueprints required
  • Must be able to accurately identify raw material needed to supply to production
  • Basic Math skills
  • Experience with Hardware Coordination preferred
  • Experience with MS Office such as Word and Excel
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and attention to detail are important
  • Demonstrated ability to work with frequent interruptions in work flow and constantly changing priorities
  • Must possess clear and articulate verbal and written communication skills
  • Must work with minimum supervision and with all levels of employees, supervisors and managers
  • Must have good computer skills for record keeping and reporting
  • Conscientious attention to and inspection of detail required
  • Must be able to work in fast-paced work environment
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures
  • Proven ability to operate forklift
  • Must be able to obtain STS Crane/Forklift Certification
Educational Requirements:
High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred

Shift:
Day shift, OT as needed



Machine Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Read and interpret production drawings
  • Uses shop mathematics, including decimals, complex fractions, and simple algebra to lay out various products of the unit, and determining various cutting depths, feed rates, and revolution per minute
  • Operates upright drill presses, CNC machining center, radial arm drill, and hand drills
  • Uses measuring instruments such as a protractor, framing square, tape measure, tri-square, center finder, levers, scribes, calipers, and drill gauges to fabricate various products of the unit
  • Understands material requirements and specifications as stated on blue prints and drawings
  • Decides through the use of learned solutions the sequence of set ups, operations, and processes within the limitations of recognized methods and procedures for completing work in process according to work schedules and constraint and shipping buffers
  • Coordinates with other personnel in the small parts area to ensure the proper sequence of operations to be performed on specific parts to maintain work loads
  • Maintains housekeeping in work area, and on all machines used
  • Performs operator preventive maintenance on equipment, and informs supervisor and/or lead man of any breakdowns or damage of equipment or parts
  • Write new programs and modify existing programs on a personal computer using CNC machining G-codes and word processing software, including transferring programs between the machining center and the personal computer
  • Uses a digraph metal marker to write the individual part number specified on shop packet to the actual part for identification purposes
  • Stacks completed parts and shop packets neatly on a wooden pallet according to part number and quantity. Assures parts are stacked neat and safe on pallet and moves the pallet to the “out area” or to the next designated work center using a pallet jack
  • Reads and interprets work orders and daily production schedules. Writes entries on daily shop production labor report to show work completed
  • Maintains housekeeping in assigned areas
  • Responsible for safety and environmental issues regarding assigned area, i.e. material handling of material, crane use, vacuum lift use, cutting torch, hot parts, lifting weight limits, proper eye protection, and proper level in water table to minimize smoke generated during cutting process

Requirements:
  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals
  • Must be able to read and write
  • Good listening skills preferred
  • Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials
  • Must be capable of bending, stooping, crawling under or over and occasional climbing
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs
  • Abnormal amount of heat due to the heating process
  • Abnormal level of noise due to grinding, chipping, hammering requires hearing protection (ear plugs) be worn at all times
  • Must possess adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected production effectively
Educational Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

Shift:

  • Night Shift (OT as needed)



Weld Trainee I

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
Taking applications for classes starting mid-September.
  • Manually positions pole assembly in pole rollers into proper position for welding.  Reads and interprets drawings (including weld symbols) and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration.
  • Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses tables to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
  • Adjust welding machines to achieve desired results within parameters of established welding procedures. Frequently pushes pulls and lifts up to 50 pounds.
  • Uses GMAC or FCAW welding process to weld small components or assemblies.
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill carious size holes on pole assembly as required by drawings and specifications.
  • Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size, standard and metric.

Requirements:
Taking applications for classes starting in mid-September.
  • Manually positions pole assembly in pole rollers into proper position for welding.  Reads and interprets drawings (including weld symbols) and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration.
  • Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses tables to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
  • Adjust welding machines to achieve desired results within parameters of established welding procedures. Frequently pushes pulls and lifts up to 50 pounds.
  • Uses GMAC or FCAW welding process to weld small components or assemblies.
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill carious size holes on pole assembly as required by drawings and specifications.
  • Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size, standard and metric.
Educational Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Shift:
Classroom, lab and on-the job training hours will vary throughout the program.

  • Start time will range from Noon – 2:00pm
  • End time will range from 8:30pm – Midnight



Welder/Fitter

Kennedale, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Uses Metalcore welding processes
  • Welds and stands for long periods of time
  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration
  • Possesses good hand-eye coordination
  • Understands basic math skills, including reading of a tape measure
  • Practices safety and quality requirements
  • Performs work in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Inspects work for defects and repairs flaws prior to QC Inspection

Requirements:
  • Must pass welding test utilizing either AWS and/or CWB standards
  • 3-5+ years of experience
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs
Educational Requirements:
High school diploma or GED preferred

Shift:
First Shift – 5:00 am – 3:30 pm or Second Shift 3:30 pm – 1:00 am



Welder/Fitter

Hicksville, OH

Responsibilities:
  • Uses Metalcore welding processes
  • Welds and stands for long periods of time
  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration
  • Possesses good hand-eye coordination
  • Understands basic math skills, including reading of a tape measure
  • Practices safety and quality requirements
  • Performs work in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Inspects work for defects and repairs flaws prior to QC Inspection

Requirements:
  • Must pass welding test utilizing either AWS and/or CWB standards
  • 3-5+ years of experience
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs
Educational Requirements:
High school diploma or GED preferred

Shift:
Days or Nights, Overtime as needed



Welder

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Manually positions pole assembly into pole rollers for welding
  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration
  • Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals
  • Uses oxy-fuel torch to pre-heat parts to be welded in accordance with published welding codes and specifications
  • Uses GMAC or FCAW welding process to weld small components or assemblies
  • Works in confined areas at various locations on the small pole assembly line as necessary to weld components
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill carious size holes on pole assembly as required by drawings and specifications
  • Visually inspects work to identify material discrepancies and to ensure that welds have been completed in compliance with applicable drawings and specifications
  • Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size
  • Reads and interprets work orders and daily production schedules
  • Assists fitters in assembly as needed
  • Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finder to measure distances and anglesUses oxy-fuel cutting torch and plasma-arc torch to cut steel
  • Uses oxy-fuel cutting torch and plasma-arc torch to cut steel
  • Operates assembly line conveyor system to move tubular shafts into position for cutting on band saw and for fitting
  • Operates band saw for cutting tubular shafts according to specifications

Requirements:
  • GMAW or Metal Core welding experience preferred
  • Mathematical aptitude a plus
  • Blueprint and tape measure reading a plus
  • Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials up to 50 pounds
Educational Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent

Shift:
Days or Nights, and OT as needed



Welder/Fitter

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Uses the Flux Cored Arc Welding process to tack weld various small components to round or formed shafts to make a pole assembly for the welder to weld
  • The pole assembly generally consists of a round tube or formed shaft, baseplate, hand hole, arm mounting simplex, tenon top, vangs, step lugs, ladder clips, and/or other small parts
  • Read and interpret drawings to determine parts needed to assemble pole assembly
  • Frequently pushes, pulls, and lifts up to 50 lbs
  • Read and interpret drawings to assure proper location of various small part attachments
  • Layout various locations on round tube or formed shaft based upon interpretation of drawings and specifications
  • Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finders to measure distances and angles. Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses table to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions
  • Uses plasma torch and oxy-fuel torch to cut steel
  • Uses jigs made at Sabre/Texas for laying out vang slots and for cutting holes in shafts for inserting hand hole rims, arm mounting simplex, couplings, and other small parts
  • Moves around round tube or formed shaft as necessary to get into proper position to accurately measure and assemble components described above including standing on elevated platform when necessitated by the size of the shafts
  • Uses motorized grinders, motorized buffers, stone grinders, and drills to help assemble pole assembly according to prescribed specifications, codes and drawing
  • Wears protective face shield and safety glasses to protect eyes and face
  • Adjusts welding machine to achieve desired results within parameters of established welding procedures by changing tips, ceramic cups, and electrodes in plasma torch as needed to achieve
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinder, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded area
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill and ream various sizes holes in poles as required by the drawing
  • Wears protective equipment, including safety glasses, insulated welding gloves, welding cap, leather sleeves, and/or cape, and welding hood for protection against hot metal, arc rays, and grinding debris
  • Performs visual inspecting and identifies material discrepancies to assure welds have been completed satisfactorily in compliance with applicable drawings and specifications
  • Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size

Requirements:
  • Recent experience working with Quality Control in a welding/manufacturing environment preferred
  • Must be able to work in both indoor and outdoor environments, and in all types of weather conditions such as rain, snow, heat, and cold
  • Must possess strong English verbal and written communication skills, along with the ability to build relationships with co-workers and other internal customers
  • Must be detail oriented and have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced team environment
  • Must possess the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety and quality manuals, blue prints, and design drawings along with proficiency to use and understand measuring and testing equipment
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Ability to input and retrieve information form PC based information systems
  • Ability to use various dimensional inspection tools such as tape measures, 6” inch rules, combination squares, levels, etc
  • Ability to perform work functions while standing for long periods of time
  • Ability to climb and bend over in order to perform inspections
  • Ability to accurately verify all parts to print using measuring devices such as a tape measure, combination squares, levels, etc.
  • Must be able to meet the AWS D1.1 requirements of a visual weld inspector
Educational Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Shift:
Days, Nights



Finishing Specialist/General Labor

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Un-rack galvanized materials
  • Count, mark, tag to identify parts, customers and job numbers
  • Clean galvanized products using hand files, grinders, wire brushes, etc.
  • Remove sharp edges, excess galvanizing, by hand or with tools
  • Tap nuts inside and outside of hollow structure
  • Lift parts manually or with forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.
  • Identify voids in galvanized coatings and repair using hot sticks, brush on paint, aerosol paints, liquid zinc, torches, etc.
  • Stack and/or palletize parts using pallets, dunnage, shrink wrap or banding materialsWeigh completed poles and/or parts
  • Weigh completed poles and/or parts
  • Proper area housekeeping duties
  • Learn and use proper lifting techniques at all times

Requirements:
  • Must be able to work in an outside manufacturing (steel galvanizing) environment under immediate supervision for long shift periods, including some weekends
  • Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Wear appropriate protective equipment and follow all safety rules and regulations to work safely
Educational Requirements:
High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred

Shift:
Must be able to work days or nights on rotating shifts



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