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Class of 2024 – Automotive Body/Collision Repair Graduates

Shift Hours

generally Mon-Thursday, 5am-3:15pm

Job Description

Successful candidates will use different spray applications to apply protective coatings to both commercial and defense components.

Essential Duties

Moves switches and dials to start flow current and to activate conveyor and paint spraying equipment.
Turns valves and observes gauges to set pressure and to control flow of paint to each spray station.
Adjusts thermostat to maintain specified temperature in paint tanks.
Inspects painted units for runs, sags, and unpainted areas.
Readjusts pressure valves to control direction and pattern of spray and to correct flaws in coating.
Cleans paint from ceiling and walls of booth, conveyor hooks or grid, and from disks, cones, spray heads, and hoses.
Hand sprays parts to cover unpainted areas or apply rust preventative.
Mixes paint according to specifications with viscometer to regulate consistency according to changes in atmospheric conditions.

Education Level

Vocational/CTC graduate in Automotive Body/Collision Repair

Experience

To be considered for these positions, candidates must have successfully completed a minimum of two (2) years of current Automotive Body/Collision Repair training.

Previous Auto Body painting experience is preferred.
Work requires a high level of attention to detail, and the motivation to learn to operate all of our painting equipment.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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Class of 2024 – Automotive Technology Graduates

Shift Hours

6am-4:15pm Mon-Thursday, Fridays are overtime

Job Description

JWF Industries, a diversified, metal-centric manufacturer, is seeking Vehicle Assembly Technicians to join their growing team in Johnstown, PA.

Successful candidates will be responsible for verifying all line items have been completed on the work orders; verifying conformance to specifications; and testing the action of moving parts prior to final inspection. They will also validate the function and safety of vehicles as documented in build procedures, work instructions, prints, and as provided through verbal instructions.

Essential Duties

  • Follow digital work instructions to incrementally assemble a vehicle
  • Test components and systems to ensure functionality
  • Follow checklists to ensure that all critical parts are examined
  • Perform basic fluid fills, including DOT brake fluid, coolant/antifreeze and wiper fluid
  • Troubleshoot mechanical and electrical components
  • Perform repairs to manufacturer specifications

Education Level

Vocational/CTC Automotive Technology graduate

Experience

To be considered for these positions, candidates must have successfully completed a minimum of two (2) years of current Automotive Technology  training.

  • Work requires the ability to safely mount and connect mechanical, electronic equipment.
  • Work requires the ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Work requires the ability to navigate computer systems to look up work instructions, cross reference part numbers, check inventory, and reference production tables.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms, including reaching overhead and outward frequently. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must frequently lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Occasional use of foot/feet to operate foot pedal on equipment to test operation
  • Frequent lifting up to 25 lbs., occasional lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to walk and stand on concrete and uneven surfaces for 8-10 hours per day
  • Ability to bend, kneel and work with arms raised for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to climb over and into equipment several times per day

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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Class of 2024 – Machining Graduates

Shift Hours

6am-4:15pm Mon-Thursday

Job Description

JWFI is a growing metal manufacturing company, continuing to expand into defense & other markets with long-term work. We’re looking to interview newly graduated Machine Students to join the team at our Woodvale machining and welding facility.

Successful candidates will learn to operate CNC machines of various sizes, working side by side with the Quality Department to ensure exacting tolerances are held, quality parts are shipped, and on-time delivery dates are met.

Essential Duties

These positions will read drawings and blueprints to determine critical part information, and have knowledge of part inspection and related hand tools/precision measuring devices.

Education Level

Vocational/CTC machining graduate

Experience

To be considered for these positions, candidates must have successfully completed a minimum of two (2) years of current machining training.

Candidates will be evaluated throughout the interview process for placement into Machining positions.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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Class of 2024 – Welding Graduates

Shift Hours

5am-3:15pm Mon-Thursday, Friday is overtime

Job Description

Fits and welds fabricated and metal components to manufacture weldments and sub-assemblies or related components using FCAW, GMAW or Aluminum processes. Work requires the ability to weld most sub-assemblies in production and fit and/or weld on most jigs for all production requirements.

Essential Duties

These weld positions will lay out, fit, and weld steel and aluminum fabricated components to manufacture weldments and sub-assemblies utilizing established welding processes:
-Welds on medium and/or large fabrications in a jig fixture
-Welds on large fabrication projects in multiple positions that may include but is not limited to overhead, flat, and/or horizontal
-Selects equipment and plans layout, assembly, and welding according to blueprints
-Properly sets up and adjusts welding machine and various equipment as needed

Education Level

Vocational/CTC welding graduate

Experience

To be considered for these positions, candidates must have successfully completed a minimum of two (2) years of current welding training.

-Successful candidates will become certified, steel and/or aluminum qualified.
-Must be able to interpret complex blueprints & weld symbols, and fit/weld according to print (including the ability to build weldments from prints).

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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CNC Machinists (4)

Shift Hours

All shifts available.

Job Description

JWF Industries is seeking CNC Machinists to join their growing, highly skilled team in Davisville, WV.
Davisville is an extension of JWF Industries’ 1,000,000 square feet of total metal manufacturing space across four locations in the Johnstown, PA area.

Essential Duties

Our Machinists must be safety-minded to contribute to the amazing safety record of the facility. Top quality work and attention to detail is essential to meet customer requirements, as well as the ability to work with time-critical projects and frequently changing production needs.

Education Level

Previous machining training or vo-tech education preferred; we will train

Experience

• CNC Machining experience
• Experience reading drawings and blueprints to determine critical part information
• Experience with part inspection and related hand tools/precision measuring devices

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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CNC Machinists (5)

Shift Hours

Various shifts available.

Job Description

JWFI is a growing metal manufacturing company, continuing to expand into defense & other markets with long-term work. We’re looking to interview experienced CNC Machinists and Machine Operators at all levels to join the team at our Woodvale machining and welding facility.

Our highly skilled CNC Machinists perform set up and operations, working side by side with the Quality Department to ensure exacting tolerances are held, quality parts are shipped, and on-time delivery dates are met.

Essential Duties

CNC Machinists will need knowledge/experience reading drawings and blueprints to determine critical part information, and have experience with part inspection and related hand tools/precision measuring devices.

Education Level

All education/experience levels will be considered

Experience

Candidates will be evaluated throughout the interview process for placement into Machining positions of varying levels including: Machine Operator, Machinist, Set-up Machinist.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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Construction Equipment Mechanic

Shift Hours

To be determined after formal contract award.

Job Description

JWF Industries designs, manufactures, and integrates metal centric products by growing with the right people, the right processes, the right markets, and the right customers.  Capabilities include program management, welding, forming, machining, and coatings.  JWF Industries and JWF Defense Systems have locations in Johnstown, PA; Baltimore, MD; Davisville, WV; and Edenton, NC.

As we expand in our Edenton location, we’ll have a need for Construction Equipment Mechanics in our Dye Plant Road facility.  Work tasks will include (but are not limited to): disassembly, cataloging of parts, repair/replacement of major systems, and reassembly of equipment.  Successful candidates will be required to work in a safe and professional manner at all times.  JWFI conducts pre-employment drug/alcohol screening and background investigations.  US Citizenship is required.

Essential Duties

Successful candidates must have previous experience in performing disassembly, repair, and rebuild of construction equipment to like-new condition.

Work requires the ability to inspect and test major functional systems and components, and the ability to perform repairs and modifications in accordance with technical publications and manufacturer specifications

Education Level

Construction Equipment Mechanic/Repairer or similar training preferred

Experience

Job Requirements:

  • Work requires the ability to safely mount and connect hydraulic, mechanical, electrical, HVAC and other construction vehicle system components.
  • A combination of 2+ years of related work experience and/or training; previous mechanical experience in the military or construction equipment industry is highly desired.
  • Work requires the ability to navigate computer systems to look up work instructions, cross reference part numbers, check inventory, and reference production tables

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. The employee is regularly required to walk and stand on concrete surfaces for 8-10 hours per day.  Work requires regular use of hands (including gripping & grasping), reaching with arms, including reaching overhead and outward frequently, and the ability to climb over and into equipment several times per day. The employee is frequently required to stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk and hear. The employee must frequently lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements: color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

The physical demands and 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.

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Experienced Welders (5)

Shift Hours

Varies

Job Description

PLEASE NOTE: TO BE CONSIDERED FOR EXPERIENCED WELDING POSITIONS, candidates must have a minimum of three (3) years of current MIG and/or TIG welding experience in a manufacturing environment.

Fits and welds fabricated and metal components to manufacture weldments and sub-assemblies or related components using FCAW, GMAW or Aluminum processes. Work requires the ability to weld most sub-assemblies in production and fit and/or weld on most jigs for all production requirements.

Essential Duties

These weld positions will lay out, fit, and weld steel and aluminum fabricated components to manufacture weldments and sub-assemblies utilizing established welding processes:
-Welds on medium and/or large fabrications in a jig fixture
-Welds on large fabrication projects in multiple positions that may include but is not limited to overhead, flat, and/or horizontal
-Selects equipment and plans layout, assembly, and welding according to blueprints
-Properly sets up and adjusts welding machine and various equipment as needed

Education Level

Vocational school welding graduate or Associate’s degree in welding highly preferred

Experience

To be considered at the present time, candidates must have a minimum of three (3) years of current welding experience.

-Successful candidates will be certified, steel and/or aluminum qualified.
-Must be able to interpret complex blueprints & weld symbols, and fit/weld according to print (including the ability to build weldments from prints).

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Shift Hours

All shifts available, including weekends.

Job Description

The successful candidate will install, repair, troubleshoot & maintain metalworking machinery, and repair electrical equipment (wiring according to code).

Essential Duties

-Troubleshoots mechanical devices and machinery in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble; dismantles to gain access to, repair or remove defective parts.
-Installs and maintains equipment according to manufacturer specifications.
-Starts devices and machinery to test their performance.
-Repairs electrical equipment and wiring according to code and machine requirements. Troubleshoots electrical control panels from electrical schematics.

Education Level

Completion of vocational or trade school in electrical field preferred

Experience

-Preferred candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of industrial maintenance experience.
-Must have strong working knowledge of PLC and electronics; experience in industrial electrical installation of 600 volts or less. Experience with industrial hydraulic systems preferred. 3-phase industrial electricity experience highly preferred
-Must have the ability to perform all duties in safe manner, in concern for self, co-workers and the equipment.
-Work requires the ability to read and comprehend simple to complex instructions, blue prints, and short memos, as well as the ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Must be able to comprehend and understand control circuit electrical diagrams.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

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. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

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Machining Estimator

Shift Hours

Work hours are generally 7am-4pm, Mon-Friday, in-person at our main plan in Johnstown, PA.

Job Description

JWF Industries is a growing metal manufacturing company, continuing to expand into defense & other markets with long-term work. We are seeking a fulltime Estimator to join our team of professionals in Johnstown, PA.

This is an important corporate support role, working closely with all levels of management, as well as the shop floor, that includes 1,000,000+ square feet of metal manufacturing space.

The successful candidate will coordinate activities with technical development, scheduling, resolve drawing & project issues, and develop job costs. Manufacturing experience is required.  Knowledge of and experience with CNC Machining preferred.

Essential Duties

  • review project documentation for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer requirements, and related specifications
  • consult with clients, vendors, and others to formulate estimates and resolve issues
  • work requires a firm understanding of configuration management and structured Bills of Materials (Engineering BOMs and Manufacturing  BOMs)

Education Level

Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience

  • Ability to read/analyze blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for fabrications and assemblies
  • Proficient in 2D and 3D CAD (Autodesk Inventor is preferred)
  • Ability to create work-cell layouts and material flow diagrams
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office products
  • Project Management experience is a plus; ERP system experience is a plus

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the individual is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. The individual is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The individual is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The individual will frequently walk. The individual must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 20 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

When in Productions areas, the individual may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The individual is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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.

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Robotic Welding Programmer

Shift Hours

generally Mon-Fri, 7am-3:15p

Job Description

JWF Industries is seeking a Robotic Welding Programmer to join their Johnstown, PA team. This is a critical role responsible for programming robotic welding equipment and ensuring the on-site robots correctly and continuously fabricate metal components that meet manufacturing and customer specifications.

Essential Duties

Essential Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Ensuring both weld quality and efficiency through planning and analysis of tasks
• Programming the robots in each of the robotic welding cells using the correct welding practices to meet customer requirements
• Designing, implementing, and maintaining robotic welding fixtures
• Monitoring the production efficiency of the robotic cells, seeking out programming improvement opportunities
• Guiding production employees in the proper methods of operation for each of the robotic cells

Education Level

HS diploma or equivalent

Experience

A minimum of two (2) years of related experience and/or related training is required.
Work requires the ability to read, analyze, and interpret blueprints, weld symbols, technical procedures, and/or governmental regulations.
Must have the ability to write reports, document all related processes, and write procedure manuals

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. The employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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.

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Technical Writer

Shift Hours

Generally 7:00am-4:00pm Monday-Friday

Job Description

JWF Industries is a growing metal manufacturing company, continuing to expand into defense & other markets with long-term work. We are seeking Technical Writer to join our team, the position will be based in Johnstown, PA. This is a critical role, working closely with all levels of management, as well as the shop floor, that includes 1,000,000+ square feet of metal manufacturing space.

The Technical Writer will present information through work instructions, video, and/or other approved methods of documentation in a logical way for the greatest comprehension after reading, researching and understanding documents. Documents will include but not be limited to: engineering drawings, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, customer requirements. The Technical Writer will also be responsible to help train JWFI employees on the processes described in the work instructions.

 

Essential Duties

  • Gather information and take video / pictures to create and revise work instructions and/or other approved methods of documentation; operate the stencil software and stencil cutting machine
  • Create and revise inspection forms and documentation, as required.
  • Maintain and redline drawings for all customers and link to Macola ERP, as required.
  • Maintain online system to manage correct revision level of drawings and work instructions.
  • Posts changes to computerized or manual control records, releases documents, and notifies affected departments.
  • Complete tasks associated with department operational plan.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Education Level

HS diploma, additional training or formal schooling preferred.

Experience

  • Work requires a minimum of two (2) years of related experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Work requires above-average verbal & written communication skills to explain complex technical information to users of all levels, including those with limited technical knowledge.
  • Work requires strong time management and organization skills for prioritizing tasks accurately based on a production schedule.
  • Work requires strong computer application skills, and experience with Microsoft Office suite.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the individual is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. The individual is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms. The individual is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The individual will frequently walk. The individual must occasionally lift and/ or move up to 20 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

When in Productions areas, the individual may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The individual is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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.

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Vehicle Assembly Technician

Shift Hours

6am-4:15pm Mon-Fri (Friday is OT), and as needed on Saturday mornings

Job Description

JWF Industries, a diversified, metal-centric manufacturer, is seeking Vehicle Assembly Technicians to join their growing team in Johnstown, PA.

$18/hour, actual starting rates will be based on the experience of each individual hire.

Successful candidates will be responsible for verifying all line items have been completed on the work orders; verifying conformance to specifications; and testing the action of moving parts prior to final inspection. They will also validate the function and safety of vehicles as documented in build procedures, work instructions, prints, and as provided through verbal instructions.

Essential Duties

  • Follow digital work instructions to incrementally assemble a vehicle
  • Test components and systems to ensure functionality
  • Follow checklists to ensure that all critical parts are examined
  • Perform basic fluid fills, including DOT brake fluid, coolant/antifreeze and wiper fluid
  • Troubleshoot mechanical and electrical components
  • Perform repairs to manufacturer specifications

Education Level

Auto Mechanic or similar training preferred

Experience

  • Work requires the ability to safely mount and connect mechanical, electronic equipment.
  • 1-2 years of related work experience or training highly preferred; previous mechanical experience in the automotive industry (or related industry) highly desired.
  • Work requires the ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Work requires the ability to navigate computer systems to look up work instructions, cross reference part numbers, check inventory, and reference production tables.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to have the ability to concentrate and perform responsibilities by maintaining a constant state of focus and mental alertness. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands (including gripping & grasping) and reach with arms, including reaching overhead and outward frequently. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee will frequently walk. The employee must frequently lift and/ or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision requirements such as color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Occasional use of foot/feet to operate foot pedal on equipment to test operation
  • Frequent lifting up to 25 lbs., occasional lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to walk and stand on concrete and uneven surfaces for 8-10 hours per day
  • Ability to bend, kneel and work with arms raised for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to climb over and into equipment several times per day

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment

The employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. There is frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts with occasional exposure to wet and/ or humid conditions and extreme cold or heat. The employee is at risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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.

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