PMI Iowa LLC • Shop Fabricator in Ames, Iowa

Fabricator Opportunity

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General Info: Job Type: Full-Time Minimum Years of Experience Required: 1 Year Minimum Years of Education Required: High School/GED Overtime Available Must be Authorized to Work in the US Company Info:

PMI is committed to the growth and prosperity of our customers, employees and community by providing unique and valuable services to the Bulk Material Handling, Processing and Agriculture Industries with complete attention to Quality, Service and Safety. We have been around for over thirty years, leading the agri-business and bulk material handling industries.

Job Description:

Through close attention to PMI core values of Safety, Quality and Integrity the Fabricator will perform all tasks relating to layout of projects involving interpretation of blue prints and the assignment of construction and welding parameters in order to complete projects on time and within budget.


  • Know and apply all relevant OSHA, PMI and customer safety policies, procedures and practices.

  • Perform complex welding assignments independently.

  • Set up and operate welding equipment for all types of assignments.

  • Perform practical application of shop mathematics to do layouts and plan work.

  • Set up and operate oxyacetylene torch and plasma cutter for all types of tasks.

  • Layout large, critical and complex fitting and welding assignments.

  • Perform checks for quality during fabrication by visual inspections, using true square or center gauging, measuring and comparing to print specifications, documented tolerances or verbal instructions.

  • Set up and operate a variety of powered, hand-held drills, grinders and saws, as well as appropriate non-powered hand tools required to perform tasks.

  • Drive and operate PMI trucks, forklifts and boom lifts after receiving training and when authorized.

  • Actively discuss job related information with co-workers and supervisors for the purposes of understanding and problem solving.

  • Complete all other duties as assigned.

Educational Qualifications Desired:

High School diploma or equivalent desired. Completion of American Welding Society certifications preferred and ability to pass PMI welding certification tests required. Consistent with company values the candidate must have the desire to learn new processes as well as continue training in given trade to develop skills.Benefits: Medical Insurance Dental Insurance Life Insurance Retirement Benefits Disability Insurance