Job Title:  Production Welder

Posting Number: 2023-07

Department: Welding

Posting Date: 04/10/2023

Posting Closes: when filled


Duties:  Employees in this position use hand welding and flame-cutting equipment to weld together metal components and parts or to cut, trim, or scarf metal objects to dimensions, as specified by layouts, work orders, or blueprints.

Requirements:  Due to the secure nature of this project a pre-employment screening will be performed upon an eligible candidate accepting our employment offer.

Education: Welding certificate – preferred

Specific Job Skills:

  • Must pass 3 position fillet weld test, 1” plate wire feed 2 position weld test, 3/8” plate 3 position stick weld test.
  • Able to recognize and understand welding symbols
  • Able to carbon arc
  • Able to work independently, under a minimal supervision
  • Able to work in enclosed and confined spaces
  • Able to use the required tools: weld hood, welding leathers, weld gloves, leather work boots, 4-1/2” grinder, crescent wrench, welpers.

Job Scope:  This position routinely works with minimal supervision after instruction has been given.  Candidates must be motivated and must be able to follow direction.

Interpersonal Contacts:  This position works both independently and as part of a team.  The ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with others within a team and other trades of the organization is essential in this role.

 Job Conditions:  Work is performed in a wide variety of environments including heights of 20 feet or more, small and confined spaces, and outdoors in all weather conditions.  Will bend twist, kneel, walk, climb, and reach for 1-12 hours per day.  Will crouch, stand for 1-12 hours per day., Will endure noise, fumes, dust, and inclement weather.  Must be able to lift and carry 1-75 pounds throughout the day.  Must be able to push and pull up to 75 pounds and safely wear a respirator when needed.

Benefits: include medical, vision, dental, access to company clinic, vacation pay, sick pay, paid holidays, and bonus.  Dakota Creek Industries, Inc. is a drug free, smoke free workplace. Prospective employees must pass a drug test and a physical as well as pre-employment screening.


Pay Range: DOE (range of $27.91-$40.05/hour)


To Apply: In order to apply, please complete an application which may be printed from our website, or obtained from our main office at 820 Fourth Street, Anacortes, WA. The completed application must be mailed or hand-delivered to Human Resources.   A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form but may be included with the application.  Position will close when filled.


EOE AA / M / F / Vet / Disability