Welder - 6G - MIG - GMAW

We are a MIG - GMAW fabrication shop / manufacturer building packaged wastewater treatment plants, treatment plants, and wastewater pumping systems.  

We need quality welders who can read, weld, and build from blueprints and pass a 6G MIG, pipe-welding test.

Welder Job Requirements:

  • Previous MIG - GMAW welding experience required.
  • ASME certification preferred but not required. 
  • Ability to read drawings and blueprints.
  • Must be able to pass a 6G MIG-only weld test administered at Smith & Loveless.  Applicants will be required to bring a welding hood, welding gloves, steel-toed boots and a pair of pliers to complete the weld test.  Candidates must call ahead to be scheduled to take the weld test.
  • Previous Fabrication experience.
  • Demonstrated good work attendance. 
  • Must be able to read and understand units of measurements and properly use a tape measure.
  • Must be able to wear PPE (Eyeglasses, earplugs, and steel toe shoes)
  • Must complete a satisfactory physical exam alcohol and drug screen.
  • Must be able to push, pull, and carry materials 50-100 lbs and constant standing
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule that may include working outside the typical schedule of Mon.- Fri., and overtime.

 We are a union shop.

We are proud to offer our employees

  • Medical Insurance 
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life & AD&D Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K Company Contribution 

Smith & Loveless is located within an easy driving distance from anywhere in the metro. 

A Great Place for Your Career

For 70 years, Smith & Loveless has cutting-edge environmental engineering ingenuity and quality craftsmanship to the water industry by pioneering superior pre-engineered pumpingtreatment and headworks systems. Smith & Loveless' pre-engineered water and wastewater treatment and pumping systems have paved the way for municipalities, developments, industry, governmental, and military facilities. Smith & Loveless' energy-efficient and durable systems deliver unrivaled life-cycle cost savings. 

A true pioneer in the water and wastewater pumping industry, Smith & Loveless manufactures cost-effective, operator safe and efficient pump stations for municipal and industrial applications across the globe. Smith & Loveless maintains market leadership in lift station design and manufacturing, grit removal systems for municipal headworks and industrial process streams, and a complete range of wastewater treatment systems. With tens of thousands of installations in more than 70 nations on all seven continents, our innovative wastewater/reuse engineered products are Above All Others™.

Our world headquarters are located in Lenexa, Kansas, a convenient drive from anywhere in the Kansas City area.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. 

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Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.