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Welder - 1st Shift

Requisition Id:  348026
Business Unit:  LTL
Location: 

Searcy, AR, US, 72143

 

Solutions driven success.

 

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 

 

Shift: 1st Shift -  6:00am – 4:30pm

 

Solutions driven success.

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology, and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels, who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. As a Welder, you will provide MIG welding support for all trailer manufacturing operations. We will equip you with the best team in the industry to grow and develop your career to a level that will exceed your expectations. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Perform all welding activities and operate all welding equipment and tooling in a safe manner
  • Meet production requirements and standards
  • Verify welding results through inspections and weld tests, if necessary
  • Fabricate components by using equipment to clean, cut, burn and weld pieces
  • Set up components in jigs and fixtures
  • Maintains 5-S environment
  • Consistently maintains a professional demeanor and communicates in a respectful and collaborative manner
  • Follows direction, is engaged and productive and is flexible and adaptable to changing conditions and expectations
  • Works with and supports other members of the company
  • Maintains punctual, regular, and reliable attendance
  • Demonstrates the Company’s core values and complies with all Company policies and procedures.
  • May perform other duties as assigned by management

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Ability to pass a welding test
  • Ability to understand and follow blue prints and plan of work procedures

It’d be great if you also have:

  • 2 years of welding and fabrication experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Professional demeanor; able to communicate in a respectful and collaborative manner
  • Ability to follow direction; able to be engaged and productive while remaining flexible and adaptable to changing conditions and expectations

This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Work outside on occasion
  • Reach (including above your head)
  • Safely walk, bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel

Be part of something big.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 
 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  
 

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 


Nearest Major Market: Little Rock