Located in Fresno, California, Fowler Packing Company is the parent company to some of the industry’s most popular brands including Peelz Citrus, Samsons Grapes, G3 Development Company, and EMID Design Group. Fowler Packing was formed in 1950 as a small tree fruit operation and has grown into a trendsetter in quality, efficiency and sustainability. Today the company is built of over 700 full-time employees and frontrunners in agriculture, real estate, and interior design industries. If you are looking for an in-house position that offers a variety of work, this is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.
Summary/Objective: Under the direction of the Shop Manager, the responsibilities of the Welder / Fabricator position includes fitting and joining, fabricating and repairing metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniques in accordance with product specifications and product schedules.
Perform welding duties using a wire welder.
Weld steel components with welding equipment as specified by layouts, work orders or verbal instructions.
Work includes set-up, laying out work using jigs/fixtures or hand lay outs to fabricate parts and/or rework finished products.
Work with other welders/fabricators to assist in the fabrication or welding of multi-component parts.
Operate hand power tools, slings, grinders, cutting torch, plasma cutter, and other hand tools the job needs.
Inspect and correct welds as necessary to meet product specifications.
Read, understand, and follow job order specifications, and/or work orders.
Willingness to cross-train and perform the work of other job tasks in addition to the primary assigned position.
Inspect equipment to maintain functional equipment if any equipment needs repair notify Shop Manager.
Perform a variety of tasks, as required.
Must have your own tools, we provide large shop type tools that are newer quality tooling
2+ years welding experience
Valid CA driver’s license required
Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly
Life at Fowler Packing
For 70 years, Fowler Packing has provided thousands of employees the opportunities to build a rewarding career that includes continued education, robust corporate culture, competitive compensation, benefits packages, and paid sick and holidays. Additionally, all employees enjoy complimentary meals at one of our two on-site cafeterias, and on-site health clinic visits at no cost.
Fowler Packing provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.