Welder Lead

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities


  • Capable of TIG welding Stainless Steel light gauge sheet or tubing into weldments 
  • from engineering drawings. Can perform all duties of Welder III and Welder II. Must be 
  • able to set up press brake, shear, rollers, for fabrication and grind/sand to achieve 
  • required finish.
  • Lead needs to be able to assign tasks, control product flow and regulate hours 
  • needed to operate a successful department.


  • Fabricate sheet metal bins or hoppers
  • Weld all frame weldments despite complications
  • Set priority tasks, using provided schedules / reports
  • Calculate and setup press brake for sheet metal forming
  • Train level 2 and 3 welders to perform operation on all machines
  • Control raw material inventory and insure correct materials are allocated

What You Need to Succeed

Proficient in: 
  • Fabrication of weldments and sheet metal structures from drawings maintaining 
  • flatness and squareness
  • Operation of a TIG welder, setup, and maintenance
  • Operate drill press, hand grinders/sanders, and band saw
  • Layout of sheet metal for forming, bending, and welding
  • Control raw material inventory utilizing shop routers and computers
Required Skills: 
  • Proficient blueprint knowledge, with attention to dimensions and tolerances
  • Fabrication shop practices
  • Organizational proficiency
  • Superior TIG welding skills
  • High level of skill with grinding/sanding tools
  • Understanding of sheet metal bending and forming allowances
  • Perform inspection checks on processed parts
  • Utilize grinding/sanding equipment to resurface welds or establish finish “grains”
  • Operate drill press, milling machine, band saws, and ironworker
  • Extensive product knowledge
  • Ability to safely lift 50 lbs and work in multiple positions.
Desired Skills: 
  • Sheet metal experience
  • Machine shop experience
  • AutoCAD experience
  • Shop mathematics

Our Offer to You

Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
Tuition reimbursement, wellness programs, development opportunities
All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
Global market strength and worldwide leadership in our product category

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
  • No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong. Learn more about us at www.mt.com. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or protected veteran status.

If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here. Mettler Toledo endeavors to make www.mt.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact us at EEO@mt.com.

Para aquellos que priorizan la precisión, Mettler Toledo es precisamente donde perteneces.

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Mettler-Toledo, LLC

1571 Northpointe Pkwy Lutz, FL 33558 United States

+1 (813) 889-9500