Welding Inpector in La Crosse, VA at American Buildings Company

Date Posted: 4/2/2018

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Job Description

American Buildings-Atlantic

American Buildings Company a division of Nucor, the nation’s largest steel and steel products manufacturer and largest recycler is seeking to hire a Welding Inspector in our pre-engineered steel buildings production facility in La Crosse, VA. This position is responsible for weld and dimensional inspections and reporting for structural beams and components. We are looking for dedicated teammates that will help to promote the company’s mission statement to take care of our customers, make safety their priority and work in a drug-free environment.

BASIC FUNCTIONS              

  • Perform inspection duties of raw materials, purchased parts, in-process and completed parts.
  • Work in area assigned to carry out inspection function.
  • Work from prints, tally sheets, hard copies, suppliers’ documents, written or verbal instructions
  • May use measuring instruments such as tape, square, micrometer, protractor in performance of duties.
  • Tag material that does not meet company specifications by hold-tag and notify department supervisor of such deficiency
  • Perform visual as well as physical inspection of product, raw material and purchased material to insure adherence to company standards.
  • Maintain necessary records.  Must detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials and unusual conditions to proper supervision.
  • Move material as necessary in the performance of duties or as directed. 
  • Must maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition. 
  • Must follow prescribed safety rules and regulations and maintain quality standards.
  • Perform other related duties as required.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US (Nucor will not sponsor the need for a visa now or in the future.)

Nucor Teammates:

The application process requires a job bid form. Please upload your completed job bid form as a resume.  The deadline to apply is 04/20/2018 at 8:00 PM Eastern Time.


This is a Nucor internal posting.

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

Job Requirements


  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • High School Graduate or GED
  • Ability to read tape measurements to 1/16th of an inch, apply measurements to shop drawings and work with fractions and decimal conversions in geometry and arithmetic expressions frequently.
  • Current AWS Certified Welding Inspector Certificate or current Ultrasonic Testing Certification with three (3) years of welding experience.
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.


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

Persons interested must apply online and provide a resume prior to 4/20/2018

Internal and External Candidates will be considered for this position.

 All communications will be via email, must provide a valid email address.

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


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