TomahawkFabricator/Welder I (Fab I)

Fabricator/Welder I (Fab I)

CONTACT: 715-453-5326 ext.12420
1119 Bridge St, Tomahawk, WI 54487

About Us

Samuel, Son & Co. is a leading global network of integrated metal manufacturing, processing and distribution divisions—providing seamless access to metals, industrial products & related value-added services. Leveraging our multi-industry expertise, breadth of experience and passion for our people, we are driving success for our North American business partners—one customer at a time.

Samuel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In the United States, we utilize E-Verify.

About the Team

Samuel Pressure Vessel Group is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of pressure vessel solutions. We offer a wide range of capabilities in fabricating stock, custom & engineered-to-order vessel designs. Whether you need an ongoing supply program for small standard vessels or have a one-time requirement for large engineered-to-spec pressure vessels, our experienced team is ready to assist you.


Fabricates and welds custom designed ASME Code & Non-code pressure vessels, process equipment, components and other items from stainless steel or other metals for the company and its customers. A skilled employee achieving maximum productivity, efficiency and quality with minimal supervision.

DEPARTMENT: Plant Manufacturing 

REPORTS TO: Department Shift Supervisor/Foreman 


LOCATION: SPVG – Tomahawk, Wisconsin


Associates to perform all safety checks at the start of their shift on all cranes and tools and document this as necessary. Continue to perform safety checks throughout the shift.

 Reads blueprint and specifications, plans work and fabrication layout.

 Orders proper materials, inspects materials when received and utilizes material to maximum efficiency.

 Preforms TIG, MIG, and Flux core, sub arc, spot and seam welding to company standards.

 Preforms hand grinding and polishing to a specified finish.

 Constantly checks the quality of own work, checking proper procedures with Plant Superintendent and/or Q.C. if any uncertainty.

 Fills out proper documentation for all projects.

 Advises other fabricators when necessary.

 Consistently meets or exceeds customer requirements.

 Maintains 95% success rate of x-ray welds.

 Operation of cranes, hoists, and forklifts as needed. Also successfully complete any training, safety program relating to the operation of the equipment.

 Proper use of drill press, angle roll, plasma cutter, shears, hand tools and other equipment.

 Preforms hydro- testing of vessels.

 Prepares completed project for shipment to the customer. .

 Preform other duties as required.

 Preforms housekeeping and other related duties that are assigned.


 Ability to weld proficiently utilizing TIG, MIG, flux-core, sub-arc and spot welding techniques.

 Above average mechanical aptitude and math skills, with emphasis on fractions and decimals.

 Ability to read & use tape measure, caliper, & other measurement equipment, & ability to use a calculator.

 Ability to follow instructions and direction.

 Reading and writing literacy required.


 Pneumatic tools, as provided by the company.

 Hand tools required for completion of job tasks.


 Minimum of three years of TIG, MIG, and flux-core, spot and seam welding experience, possessing advanced skills.

 Must be able to read and comprehend blue prints, specifications, ASME codes and weld symbols.

 Ability to work will in a fast paced environment to meet team expectations.

 Understanding and support of Company policies and procedures.

 Ability to understand and abide by all safety rules and regulations to perform the job and set by the company.

 Must have a basic understanding of computers.

 Maintain a clean and safe work area.

 Communicate with others in a team effort and train other employees.

 Be thorough and attentive to detail in all job tasks and be proactive toward continuous improvement and quality workmanship in each product manufactured.


 Good manual dexterity, good eye/hand coordination.

 Close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus, required.

 Capable of wearing PPE for an entire shift, including; safety glasses, hearing protection and safety shoes.

 Frequent light lifting, raising objects under 15 pounds from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from one position to another.

 Frequent moderate lifting of objects 15 to 45 pounds.


The work environment characteristics described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive, and the employee will also perform other reasonably related business duties as assigned by immediate supervisor and other management, as required. Staffing of positions to be determined by the company.

As an employee, you are required to understand the ISO system and the elements that affect your job.

Must prove that employee can meet the essential duties of the job within 90 days by completing employee training checklist F-HR- 720-16.

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

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