Job Opportunities

 

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:


 

Machinist 1

Job Purpose: 

The Machinist 1 will learn to plan and execute assignments using machine tools ranging from lathes to milling machines and CNC machines to enhance the productivity of our organization.  This will include quality checks and monitoring machine output for the manufacturing of equipment, parts and structures in the forest products industry.  

Responsibilities:

  • Learns to operate and maintain drill press, lathe and milling machines.
  • Learns to review drawings, instructions, blueprints, manuals and schematics to ensure accurate production.
  • Learns to complete calculations quickly, such as dimensions and tolerances of materials.
  • Learns to perform proper set-up and calibration procedures for all equipment and accessories to be used on projects.
  • Learns to takes precise measurements for cutting or shaping.
  • Learns to plan proper sequence of tasks to complete the assignment.
  • Learns to monitor production, adjusting feed and other settings as necessary.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive tasks.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Excellent coordination and mechanical skills.
  • Excellent manual dexterity, accuracy and attention to detail, and safety.

Machinist 2

Job Purpose: 

The Machinist 2 will plan and execute assignments using machine tools ranging from lathes to milling machines and CNC machines to enhance the productivity of our organization.  This will include quality checks and monitoring machine output for the manufacturing of equipment, parts and structures in the forest products industry.  

Responsibilities:

  • Operates and maintains drill press, lathe and milling machines.
  • Reviews drawings, instructions, blueprints, manuals and schematics to ensure accurate production.
  • Complete calculations quickly, such as dimensions and tolerances of materials.
  • Perform proper set-up and calibration procedures for all equipment and accessories to be used on projects.
  • Takes precise measurements for cutting or shaping.
  • Plans proper sequence of tasks to complete the assignment.
  • Monitors production, adjusting feed and other settings as necessary.
  • Works with costly metals where possibility of damage or spoilage is high.
  • Maintains a safe operation of equipment by adhering to safety protocols and regulations.

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • Machine tool certification/diploma preferred. 
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated or automated tools and machines.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and perform repetitive tasks.

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Excellent coordination and mechanical skills.
  • Excellent manual dexterity, accuracy and attention to detail, and safety.

Project Manager

Job Purpose: 

The Project Manager works closely with document control, engineering, production, construction, customer service, and purchasing personnel. Additional work will include prioritize resources and work plans for projects to meet company requirements and commitments. The project manager decides when to order and deliver worksite materials, and schedule any resources, equipment and labor in order to meet scope of work to be performed. 

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate, schedule, and monitor company work and projects for company profit and customer satisfaction through either telephone, email, or necessary travel. 
  • Coordinate with the various managers and department personnel to arrange necessary resources, tools, materials, and personnel to meet job/project goals and commitments. 
  • Create Microsoft Project schedules for work/projects and internal planning.
  • Coordinate and negotiate agreement about customers' project responsibilities, plan and schedule Fulghum Industries plant, customer service and project work tasks, and help develop appropriate materials delivery schedules.  
  • Requisition and coordinate with purchasing department and parts room for vendor set-up, quotes, purchase, and component and materials delivery. 
  • Negotiate and select outside contractors based on various factors. (Ability, dependability, availability, and cost.)

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Five to ten years direct/relevant experience in Project Management field preferred. 
  • Must be knowledgeable in engineering technologies, technical writing, construction manufacturing, logistics, purchasing, contract negotiations and project management. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Project, AutoCAD 2016 or later required, and SolidWorks. 
  • Ability to adapt to ever-changing work priorities and environment; Ability to multitask.

Welder

Job Purpose:

The Welder will perform SMAW and FCAW welding and cutting using gas and electric welding equipment.   

Responsibilities:

  • Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.  
  • Inspect work and fixtures, work from blueprints, and set up and weld parts as called for by shop drawings.  
  • Set and maintain proper welding temperatures, wire feeds, and gas setting to produce quality welds. 
  • Monitors the welding, burning, and fitting process to ensure parts are not overheated, damaged by warping, distortion, expansion, or shrinkage. 
  • Maintains, organizes, and cleans equipment and work area. 

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred. 
  • Basic understanding of the use of measuring tools, welding techniques, and manufacturing process. 
  • Basic understanding of mathematics as related to welding assignments. 

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Must have enough manual dexterity and stability as required for precision work. 
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times. 
  • Must be able to traverse facilities and machinery by climbing, balancing, lifting, walking, stooping, and carrying materials. 

Field Service Technician

Job Purpose:

The Field Service Technician will provide our customers with on-site diagnosis, setup, maintenance, installation of systems, repair equipment, and assist in the manufacturing shop as needed. They assist customers in troubleshooting issues with production and equipment in person and via phone, email, and test. The Field Service Technician will assist customers with planning and performing preventative maintenance. They provide support for other departments to accurately quote and estimate parts and service. 

Responsibilities:

  • Install new equipment, and perform tests to ensure proper function; this requires an extensive knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems. 
  • Educate customers on proper function and maintenance of their equipment. 
  • Perform repairs and maintenance on existing equipment. 
  • Collaborate with other departments to provide estimates and quotes on service and parts. 
  • Complete and maintain detailed reports on the services performed and expenses. 
  • Explain problems and potential solution options to customers. 
  • Work as a team with other technicians, construction workers, project managers, and contractors. 

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Hands-on field service experience with mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems is preferred. 
  • ability to install, repair, test, and troubleshoot parts and equipment. 
  • Must be able to read technical drawings and manuals. 
  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to work independently with little direction on a daily basis. 
  • Ability to work flexible hours and travel on short notice. 
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job (lifting heavy objects and working in confined spaces.)
  • Ability to work as part of a team. 
  • Ability to take direction from supervisor/foreman. 
  • Must have valid driver's license. 

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Eagerness to accept new challenges and assignments.
  • Be flexible with new workflows and change management; live the concept of continuous improvement. 

Fabricator

Job Purpose:

The Fabricator is responsible to build high-quality metal components and equipment. The Fabricator will be responsible for reading and interpreting engineering blueprints, fabricating metal components or structures, and preforming quality checks on finished products. The Fabricator may also be required to set up fabricating machines and design custom templates.  

Responsibilities:

  • Reading and interpreting engineering blueprints.   
  • Constructing base templates if necessary. 
  • Fabricating and constructing metal components. 
  • Performing quality checks on completed products. 
  • Conforming with state and company safety regulations.  

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • GED or High School diploma.  
  • Previous work experience as a metal fabricator. 
  • Must have excellent attendance and ability to lift and manipulate large metal objects. 
  • AWS certification and advanced welding experience. 
  • Proficiency with metal fabrication tools including shears, rollers, flame cutters, and drill presses. 
  • Ability to stand for long periods. 

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Willingness to learn and apply knowledge.
  • Eagerness to accept new challenges and assignments.
  • Be flexible with new workflows and change management.

CNC Plasma Cutter

Job Purpose:

The CNC Plasma Cutter is responsible for working from blueprints and drawings to setup, run, and troubleshoot CNC forming and cutter equipment. To be successful in this role, you will become familiar with standard machining concepts, practices, and procedures; possess strong math skills and demonstrate the ability to work at a fast pace while maintaining superior attention to details. 

Responsibilities:

  • Load and unload the burning table using fork lift and overhead crane with chains or magnet. 
  • Operate plasma cutter. 
  • Set up using proper gases and cutting tips. 
  • Perform routine maintenance including cleaning machine and workspace. 
  • Performs first-piece and in-process inspection by checking material thickness and dimensions of part per blueprint using calipers, tape measure and calculator. 
  • Perform all necessary quality checks during production and follow procedures when defective parts are discovered. 
  • Communicate and work with assistant Plant Manager to maintain efficiencies, detect and report defective material or questionable conditions. 
  • Complete daily production reports accurately. 
  • Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual. 

Qualifications and Work Experience:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. 
  • Able to read a tape measure. 

Critical Competencies:

  • Work ethic should display honesty, integrity and a good attitude.
  • Willingness to learn and apply knowledge.
  • Eagerness to accept new challenges and assignments.
  • Be flexible with new workflows and change management; live the concept of continuous improvement.