Welder / Fitter in Swansea, SC at Nucor Building Systems

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Division:  Nucor Building Systems SC

Nucor Building Systems SC, a division of Nucor, the nation’s largest steel and steel products manufacturer and largest recycler is seeking to hire Welders and Fitters in our steel buildings production facility in Swansea, SC.

These positions will be responsible for:

•Performing various fit up and tacking operations on a variety of structural assemblies.

•Interpret weld symbols and follow weld procedures.

•Adding stiffeners, brackets, face plates, etc. using prints for location prior to finish welding.

•Perform production MIG welding operations on a variety of plate, bars, channel and related materials working from prints and/or verbal instructions.

•Setting welding machine to assure uniform bead, adequate penetration with minimum warp.

•Utilizing cutting torch and arc air gouger as required and replenish electrode wire reel and/or stick electrode as necessary.

•Performing cleaning operations when required using chipping hammer or grinder to remove flux, burn-though and splatter.

•Utilize overhead crane to lift within capacity of crane

•Maintaining work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.

Welders are responsible for welding structural beams to the specifications in the print within the quality standards set by the company and are expected to follow prescribed safety rules, communicate suggestions.  Welders and Fitters must have ability to obtain a Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) 2G certification.  Welders and Fitters must have the ability to obtain certification to operate a forklift and overhead crane.

Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace.

Job Requirements


•Must be 18 years old

•High School Graduate or GED

•Must be willing to wear job specific PPE


•Work experience in the metal building industry or in a production environment.

•Welding Certificate from a vocational or technical school or 1 year of welding experience.



Nucor is an EEO/AA Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet and provides a drug free workplace.


  1. Welder Jobs
  2. Fitter Jobs