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The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Welder Class 1 in Jackson, Missouri

Cutting-edge industrial technology meets grit, integrity and passion.

At Greenbrier, we do the hard work that matters. The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE: GBX) is a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of freight rail and marine transportation equipment and services, powering the movement of products around the world. Greenbrier's heritage of hard work and industrial innovation is celebrated at every level of our organization.


A Welder I will have working knowledge of basic welding principles, certification in at least one welding process and performs quality welding processes within standards and tolerances.

Duties and Responsibilities

*Helps implement the direction of group leaders or other senior employees

*Maintains welding certification in one welding process, such as GMAW aluminum, carbon, or stainless

*Performs the duties as a utility worker as directed by production group lead or supervisor


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

*Knowledge of assigned work area

*Basic knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and production systems

*Ability to read, comprehend, and write English

*Ability to perform basic shop math

*Demonstrate basic inspection and measuring skills

*Demonstrate basic knowledge of measuring devices, such as fillet, gauges, and tape measures.

*Basic ability to read blueprints/drawings

*Basic knowledge of root cause problem solving

*Ability to apply problem sensitivity, critical thinking, and decision-making skills

*Excellent skills in interpersonal relationships, communication, and teamwork

*Possess good written and oral communication skills

*Work with general oversight

*Demonstrate motivation and initiative

*Highly organized and able to prioritize and manage time efficiently with the ability to handle stress in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

*Ability to work under tight time constraints, handle sensitive data, and multi-task so that deadlines can be met

Education and Experience

*High school diploma or GED preferred

*0-1 year with Greenbrier or equivalent work history

Licenses, Certifications, etc

*Certification in at least 1 weld process, such as GMAW Aluminum, carbon, or stainless



N (Not Applicable): Activity is not applicable to this occupation

O (Occasionally): Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0- 2.5+ hours/day)

F (Frequently): Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5: 5.5+ hours/day)

C (Constantly): Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hours/day)


Stand: frequently

Walk: frequently

Sit: occasionally

Climb: N/A

Crawl: N/A

Squat or kneel: occasionally

Bend: frequently

Fine Manipulation: occasionally

Reach Outward: occasionally

Reach above shoulder: occasionally

Drive: frequently if forklift driver authorized

Lift / Carry

10 lbs or less: frequently

11 - 20 lbs: frequently

21 - 50 lbs: frequently

51 - 100 lbs: frequently up to 60lbs

Over 100 lbs: N/A

Push / Pull

10 lbs or less: frequently

10 - 20 lbs: frequently

20 - 50 lbs: frequently

51 - 100 lbs: frequently

Over 100 lbs: N/A

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Company: Greenbrier Central

Functional Group: Operations

EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled