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Welder II - American Augers


West Salem, Ohio

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Pay: $18+/hr based on experience

$2,500 sign-on bonus!

"A" Shift (4) 10-hour days, Monday - Thursday (Occasion O/T on Friday)

“B” SHIFT (3) 12-hour days, Friday -Sunday (Occasional O/T on Thursday)

Who Are We? 

American Augers, located in West Salem, Ohio is a division of The Toro Company. American Augers builds the largest horizontal directional drills in the industry, and a full range of auger boring machines. With the rugged user in mind, American Augers rigs are built to last and backed by 24-hour worldwide support.

What Can We Give You?

At American Augers we are always working to make sure our employees know just how valued they are. Offering a competitive salary, an affordable and top tiermedical/dental/visionplan, 401k, many other great benefits, and a variety of perks including: 

  • Dress for your day -In comfortable manufacturing appropriate clothing andPPE as required.
  • Location -Just off Route 42 (noted drag racing track and campgrounds to enjoy nearby).
  • Wellness-TTC offers a variety of mental health, financial health, and other resources to every full-time employee.
  • Volunteerism-Ask about 20 hours of paid time to volunteer in the community.
  • Growth Opportunities-TTC prides itself on giving our employees the chance to grow their careers. Tuition reimbursement, opportunities to move into new areas of interest, and promotion opportunities are a few examples.

What Does an American Augers Welder Do?

  • Read information from blueprints, technical manuals, or other documents.
  • Set up fixtures, mount parts in fixtures, and perform mechanical assembly.
  • Use hand and air tools such as wrenches, torque wrenches, impact wrenches, screwdrivers, hammers, etc.
  • Use a hoist to lift and position large, heavier components and completed weldments.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate MIG welding equipment to weld machine components.
  • Remove components from fixtures, clean and check them for quality, and correct errors or deficiencies of weldments.
  • Use a computer to check the location, inventory, routing of parts, and to record inventory transactions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What Elements Do We Look For?

  • MIG welding experience OR have completed a formal welding training program (or the equivalent in training and experience).
  • Pass required entry-level plate test for production welding.
  • Appropriate mechanical skills, including experience using hand and air-powered tools (wrenches, screwdrivers, hammers, etc.).
  • Reading, clerical, and basic math skills.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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  • Benefits

    We offer a full range of benefit options for your present and future needs including competitive salaries, 401(k)s, paid vacation days, and more.

  • Sustainability

    Sustainability is not a new concept for The Toro Company. It is deeply rooted in our purpose—to help our customers enrich the beauty, productivity and sustainability of the land.

  • Community

    Volunteering is an important part of our culture. We believe that a satisfying life comes from contributing at work and giving back to the community.

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