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Welder -- Concrete Industries. Lincoln (we will certify)

NEBCO, Inc. Lincoln, NE

Job Description

Plant Welder, Concrete Industries, Lincoln,NE

 All applicants are required to pass a background screen,  pre-employment back screen and drug test.

The position may require extended work hours (up to 12 hours), and irregular shifts

to meet business production needs--may include nights and weekends.


Performs skilled welding work in the fabrication and repair of precast concrete building components with arc-welding equipment

by performing the following duties

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.

Abide by Company Safety Program and Policies, while performing duties safely.

Work as directed, in the erection and welding of precast concrete building components.

Ensure all assigned equipment is maintained in safe, working order.

Fabricate weldments, embeds and sub-assemblies as directed.

Studies drawings to determine repairs or construction required.

Inspects job site; makes preparations to perform safe welding projects.

Other duties may be assigned.

Education and/or Experience:                                           

Requires a vocational/technical diploma; or three to six month’s related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.  Previous Arc welding experience is required. 

Language Skills:

Must be able to understand and follow detailed verbal and written instructions.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills:                                              

Knowledge of shop mathematics.

Reasoning Ability:                                                 

Ability to interpret blueprints.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Must be able to become AWS-certified welder rated in, at least, flat and vertical weld. Must have a valid Nebraska driver's license.

Other Skills and Abilities:                                                 

Must be able to learn, understand and follow the safety policies of OSHA, NEBCO, and Concrete Industries.  Must be proficient in the safe operation of all tools and equipment assigned--welders, cutting torches, manlifts, etc. 

  Other Qualifications:

Must be willing to continue training requirements required by the job. 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to climb or balance and work from raised work platform at heights up to 50'. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers, to handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms. The employee must be able to repeatedly stoop, bend and lift.  The employee may work in a bent-over position.  Must be able to talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee must be able to lift 100 lbs. to a height of 48”, turn twist and carry. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus; must have good hand-eye coordination, and manual dexterity.  Must wear personal protective equipment--hard hat, steel toed shoes, gloves, eye protection, etc.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions in year round temperatures. The employee is frequently exposed to high, precarious places and irregular work surfaces, fumes or airborne particles and extreme heat.  The employee will work with or around fresh concrete, cement dust, solvents, weld fumes and release agents without allergic reaction.  The employee is also exposed to intense light created by the arc.  The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud.

The nature of the job will require working extended shifts as needed.  The job may also require the employee to travel out of town with overnight stay required. This is a non-smoking facility and environment.

Condition of Employment:

Candidate is required to meet the above qualifications, task frequency and PPE requirements.  Approval of pre-employment reference & background checks, and post offer drug/alcohol testing with back screens (if required) are required as conditions of employment. 


The job duties, elements, responsibilities, skills, functions, experience, educational factors and the requirements and conditions listed in this job description are representative only and not exhaustive of the tasks that an employee may be required to perform. The employer reserves the right to revise this job description at any time and require employees to perform other tasks as circumstances or conditions of its business, competitive considerations or the work environment change.

Welder, Plant Operations, Concrete Industries,  Lincoln, NE

An EEO Employer

Job Details

Date Posted October 21, 2019
Date Closes December 18, 2019
Address 6201 Fletcher
Located In Lincoln, NE
Work At Bldg. 7
Department Concrete Industries, a Company of NEBCO, INC.
Function Plant Operations
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Mon: 7 am to 4 pm
Tue: 7 am to 4 pm
Wed: 7 am to 4 pm
Thu: 7 am to 4 pm
Fri: 7 am to 4 pm
Hours 40+ hours per week; (see description)
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 51-4121.06 Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters
Zipcode 68507
Name Lin Blodgett, Human Resources, Monte Polivka, Matt Rudolph
Address 6301 Fletcher
City, State and Zip Lincoln, NE 68507
Phone 402-434-1212

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Credit Union
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Wellness Program
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Concrete / Masonry Construction
  • Laborer
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
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