Position Details

Date Posted: 5/19/2024

Steel Welder

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Location: Boise,
Compensation Type: Hourly,
Salary/Compensation: $18/$20
Job Type: Full time,


 Set up, operate and tend machines to fabricate custom trailers. Utilize cutting edge equipment to weld in all positions
with MIG steel welding to produce parts for custom semi-trailers.

Experience Level 

 Safely operate equipment to meet production requirements.
 Perform MIG welds on steel and stainless steel, according to company standards
 Perform vertical and horizontal fillet MIG welds, with a high degree of quality and little supervision
 Ability to operate crane with proper rigging skills.
 Understand and know how to use personal protective equipment (PPE) for all work areas and material.
 Accurately and in a timely manner to produce materials to specifications under the direction of the Shift Supervisor
and follow established procedures and approved processes.
 Experience in pulse-on-pulse MIG machine.
 Comply with all equipment operations & procedures.
 Other duties as assigned


 High School Diploma and/ or GED equivalency.
 2-5 years MIG experience is a plus.
 Must be able to read and interpret drawings.
 Perform vertical and horizontal fillet MIG welds, with a high degree of quality and little supervision.
 Able to read tape measure and perform simple math such as adding and subtracting fractions, decimals, and whole
 Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
 Must be able to work in a team or independently
 Be able to stand on feet for most of the day
 Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations.
 Must be able to read and speak English.
 Previous experience will be helpful


 We offer our employees a team oriented work environment, competitive salary, and an excellent benefit package. Western Trailers is
an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of
race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status,
familial status, disability or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law.