Kalispell, Montana

Key Responsibilities
  • Advanced welder with the capability of operating TIG, MIG, and Oxy Acetylene welding equipment and common shop tools such as grinders, sanders and hydraulic straightening equipment. Must be able to train Welder I and Welder II.
  • Advanced skill level for reading and understanding engineering drawings. Also requires the ability to trouble shoot drawing issues.
  • Advanced capability for using measuring equipment (tape measure, framing square, straight edge, calipers, laser level).
  • Advanced capability for using shop measuring equipment, engineering drawings and cutting equipment to cut stock (tubing, angle iron, channel iron, flat bar, etc.) for complex welded miscellaneous assemblies and frame assemblies.
  • Advanced capability for fabricating all miscellaneous welded assemblies and simple frame assemblies.
  • Maintains cleanliness of the work area and ensures proper handling of tools, equipment, and stock to prevent loss. Conforms to departmental safety requirements.

  • Functional Knowledge
    • Has developed proficiency in a range of analytical processes or procedures to carry out assigned tasks

    Business Expertise
    • Has a good understanding of how the team integrates with others to achieve objectives

    • May provide informal guidance and support to more junior team members

    Problem Solving
    • Provides solutions to problems in situations that are atypical or infrequently occurring based on existing precedents or procedures

    • Impacts the quality of own work and its contribution to the team

    Interpersonal Skills
    • Uses communication skills to regularly exchange information

    • TIG, MIG welding experience (preferred)

    • experience working with stainless/mild steel, and aluminum

    • Must have TIG/MIG Welding Experience via completed Welding Program OR Welding Work Experience

    • TIG/Welding Certs preferred but not required

    • Fabrication (Hydraulic C-Clamp) experience welcome but not required

    Competitive starting pay dependent upon prior experience

    $5K Sign-On Bonus

    Medical, Vision, Dental, 401K

    Employee Assistance Program

    Employee Stock Purchase Program

    Paid Time Off

    Tuition Assistance up to $8500 per calendar year

    Student Loan Repayment up $2000/annually

    An opportunity with an industry leader in Semiconductors.



    High School Diploma/GED




    Years of Experience:

    4 - 7 Years

    Work Experience:

    Additional Information


    Yes, 10% of the Time

    Relocation Eligible:


    Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

    Kalispell, Montana

    A global leader in the nanomanufacturing technology solutions for the electronics industry, Applied Materials is built on the strength of talented people. We offer a wide variety of job opportunities for experienced professionals and recent college students/graduates that will capitalize on your current skills while broadening your experience and engaging you in a dynamic, fast-changing industry.

    Here, you will work in community to achieve a common goal and encounter exciting new challenges every day. Our company is continually evolving: implementing innovations to make semiconductors more portable, powerful, and affordable than ever before.

    Employee Benefits:

    • Dental Insurance
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Life Insurance
    • Paternity Leave
    • Custom Work Station
    • Disability Insurance
    • Gym/ Wellness Reimbursement
    • Health Savings Account (HSA)
    • Maternity Leave
    • Paid Time Off
    • Sick Leave
    • On Site Gym/ Fitness Classes, Clinic (Site Dependent) 

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