Agropur, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • Le Sueur, MN, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA/FSA plans; Life, Disability and 401(k)

Agropur is currently looking for a Welder/Fabricator at it's Le Sueur Cheese Plant located in Le Sueur, MN.

Opening: First shift Monday- Friday.

Job Summary:

A person in this position will lay out, fits, and welds fabricated components to assemble structural forms such as machinery frames, tanks, pressure vessels, structural steel, and sheet steel by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform daily welding requests to repair process equipment, parts, and other welding needs in or out of the facility.
  • Ability to make runs of sanitary food grade piping. From start to finish.
  • Ability to fabricate and weld a variety parts, brackets, trays hangers, etc....
  • Ability to use all shop tools and equipment associated with the welding trade.
  • Manage and maintain necessary supplies and materials used in this job function.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Knowledge and application of Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Ability to pay strong attention to detail and multitask effectively.
  • Skills in and knowledge of welding.
  • Ability to weld stainless and make food grade repairs.
  • Ability to weld with stick welder to make a variety of repairs in horizontal, vertical and overhead.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints.
  • Good problem solving skills, ability to follow and use root cause analysis.
  • Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, procedures and related documents as needed).

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to pay strong attention to detail multi-task effectively.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Good to excellent spelling, grammar and written communication skills.
  • Excellent telephone and oral communication skills.
  • Requires the ability to communicate and document work
  • Track and maintain information on a database.
  • Be able to move up and down stairs.
  • Occasionally move up to 80 pounds.
  • Able and willing to work at heights of 80 feet or more.
  • Able and willing to work in confined spaces.
  • Able and willing to work in Cold or Hot environments.
  • Able and willing to work on ladders.
  • Be able to work while bending, twisting, kneeling, and reaching.
  • Be able to work the shift assigned and fill in other shifts as needed.
  • Be able to work weekends (including Saturday and Sunday) and off shifts if needed or assigned.
  • Safety Protocol
      • Stop any observed unsafe acts, and obey facility safety rules and procedures.
      • Correct or report any observed safety hazards.
      • Support safety policies and programs.

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.


Education Required: 

  • Three or more years education and experience.  

Experience Required: 

  • Three or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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