East Jordan Plastics Inc.

Welder / Fabricator – South Haven, MI

Posted on May 17th, 2021 in Careers

East Jordan Plastics, Inc. is looking for an experienced welder to be a valued part of our Maintenance Team.  The ideal candidate will have a variety of welding and fabricating skills and experience that they can use to contribute to the manufacturing of horticultural products and support the recycling process.


  • Read and interpret welding blueprints including standard welding symbols, job travelers and other instruction documents
  • Set up and operate MIG or TIG welding equipment using prescribed methods and procedures to weld parts within acceptable tolerances and standards
  • Build weldments through manual layout and manual surface prep processes when required
  • Position parts to be joined using fixtures and other holding or positioning devices.
  • Uses required measuring instruments and gages to check and ensure parts meet dimensional requirements
  • Inspect welds for accuracy.
  • Prepare product to be welded by grinding, drilling, milling, tapping and cutting steel/aluminum parts.
  • Change wire, welding, as needed.
  • Change gas tanks, as needed
  • Responsible for the proper packaging, identifying and moving of all finished products to the proper location.
  • Ensure all equipment is properly set-up and used in a safe manner and that all safety devices are in use.
  • Operate fork lift, if required and trained.
  • Performs first piece inspections as well as all subsequent inspections as required by RMF standards.
  • Monitor equipment and request maintenance when required.
  • Perform simple maintenance and repair as required.
  • Must be self-motivated and complete all projects, assignments and duties as directed and instructed
  • Communicates and works in cooperation with co-workers and other departments to ensure task completion in accordance with policies and procedures

Skills and Abilities:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in welding ferrous and non-ferrous metals in a solid metal fabrication or machining environment
  • Must be able to use prescribed manual processes in MIG or TIG welding of stainless steel
  • Must be able to read and interpret welding blueprints, including all standard welding symbols
  • Must be able to use precision measuring instruments and gages
  • Must have strong math and troubleshooting proficiency and basic computer skills
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Must have ability to stand for long periods of time. Must be capable of lifting 50 pounds without assistance


  • Consistent work schedule
  • Day and night shift availability
  • Uniform Program
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plan – 401(k) and Pension

If qualified and interested, please contact:

East Jordan Plastics, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 575
East Jordan, MI 49727

Phone: 800-353-1190

Email: humanresources@ejplastics.com

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