Finish Welders/Auto Mechanics

Morgantown,United States,Pennsylvania
Date Posted: 2/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Job Description

2nd Shift Finish Welders/Auto Mechanics

Morgantown facility, Morgantown, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #926
Monday, February 4, 2019

Morgan Corporation is the largest manufacturer of medium duty freight and refrigerated van and truck bodies in North America.  Founded in 1952, as a small welding shop in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, on the site where Conestoga wagons were manufactured through the late 1800s, we have experienced tremendous growth and continue to look for additional expansion opportunities around the world.  With a total of fourteen manufacturing and five service facilities strategically located across the U.S. and Canada, Morgan is able to provide the quality, service, and prompt delivery our customers expect.


A subsidiary of J.B. Poindexter, a privately held diversified manufacturing company, Morgan Corporation offers a vast variety of career opportunities, internally as well as within the J.B. Poindexter family of companies.  We offer competitive salaries and progressive benefits including health, dental, vision, life insurance, disability plans, 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and more.  We pride ourselves in team member development, performance, recognition, and a culture of diversity and respect.  Whether you are taking the next step of your career or just beginning, joining Morgan’s winning team means being part of a great home away from home.  You will be challenged.  You will be proud.



The Finish Welders/Auto Mechanics is responsible for the completion of lift gates and electrical attachments installed on the trucks.



  • Wiring for trucks from front to rear lights, camera sensors, and any other custom requests.
  • Welding metals according to customer or employer requirements.
  • Installing a variety of lift gates, walk ramps, and platforms.
  • Ensuring high safety measures while working such as donning protective gear for the face and body.
  • Operating heavy equipment such as industrial saws.
  • Examining the equipment after welding and advising maintenance of defects.
  • Planning/setting of welding operations before beginning.
  • Reading blueprints and weld according to the plan.
  • Training junior and entry level welders.
  • Senior welders will supervise welding operations of junior welders.
  • Demonstrating knowledge of all welding symbols.



  1. High school diploma along with a vocational course in welding or previous welding training.
  1. Must have at least 5 years of welding experience.
  1. Must be able to successfully pass the company certification for the following welding methods:  
    1. MIG
    2. Flux Core
  2. Must be able to successfully pass the company certification for the following welding materials:  
    1. Carbon steel
    2. Galvineel
    3. Aluminum
    4. Stainless Steel
  3. A thorough knowledge of welding methods and symbols.
  4. A thorough knowledge about safety precautions while working.
  5. A thorough understanding of electrical components.
  6. Knowledge of hydraulics.
  7. Ability to read blueprints and understand instructions.
  8. Ability to analyze work at hand and execute welding procedure per training certifications.
  9. Good decision making skills.
  10. Ability to work in heat and smoke.
  11. Must pass medical questionnaire.
  12. Must be able to finish work within given task time.


This job operates in a manufacturing plant environment. While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to talk or hear. The team member frequently is required to stand (sometimes for extended periods); walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms, and lift up to 35 pounds. The team member may, at times, sit, bend, stoop, squat, reach overhead, or crawl (may be in confined spaces). The finish Welders/Auto Mechanics is expected to perform repetitive tasks using their hands, and have the ability to climb ladders and/or work in high places.

Job Experience




Welding 3 - Intermediate (practical application)