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Padgett Inc. is a high-performance organization that sets the pace in the Crane Services, Steel Fabrication & Erections and Machinery Moving/Rigging industry. Padgett Inc. is a respected drug free company since 1962 with quality workmanship. Our employees are the key to Company’s competitive success.

We are looking for employees to help us continue on the tradition at Padgett Inc. When pursuing a career you want to be apart of a company that has been and will be around for a long time, Padgett Inc is just that company. We are committed to helping our employees to reach their full potential and to recognizing their achievements. Padgett Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet).

Padgett Inc. offers a competitive benefits package to Non-Union employees that includes:

Current Job Opportunities

Industrial Sandblaster

TITLE

Industrial Sandblaster

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

General Description

Blasting of fabricated and non-fabricated steel parts; material handling, removal of used sand; cleaning and general maintenance of blast shed.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION

  • Blasting fabricated and non-fabricated parts to specified specs.
  • Material handling – moving parts in and out of blast shed, turning parts over or around.
  • May be required to operate forklift.
  • Help watch and keep tabs on exhaust system.
  • Removal of used sand from blast shed.
  • Keep blast area clean.
  • May be required to help in paint shed.
  • May be required to help out in yard.
  • Assist in other areas at management discretion.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION

  • Able to follow verbal orders from supervisor, work with limited supervision.
  • Must pass a physical and drug screen (this includes a chest X-ray).
  • Experience is helpful but not necessary.
  • Good mental and visual effort required.
  • Good physical condition required – carry large hose with 100 cmf. (cubic meter per foot).
  • Must have good work habits – be on time, do not miss work, take pride in work, etc.
  • Lifting up to 90 pounds and 50 pounds repetitively.
  • Willing to work overtime and some Saturdays.

Welder

TITLE

Welder

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

General Description

Welding of fitted and non-fitted steel structures; know structural welding symbols; some blueprint reading helpful; some welding may require certification.

Responsibilities of Position

  • Follow weld instructions for each job.
  • Prepare each piece before welding (grinding, cutting, pre-heating).
  • Put down the best weld possible.
  • Us drill, punch, and torch correctly.
  • Finish each piece, get it checked by QC and get it to the paint shed.
  • May be required to operate forklift.
  • May require testing to become certified.
  • Keep your work areas clean; sweeping up.
  • May be required to load and unload material or help move material to and from paint shed.
  • May be required to help bolt job together.
  • May be asked to weld on Padgett’s personal equipment.
  • Assist in other areas at management discretion.

Requirements of the Position

  • Able to follow verbal orders from supervisor, work with limited supervision.
  • Must have some welding experience.
  • Able to read tape measure and use hand tools of the welding trade.
  • Good hand eye coordination.
  • Must be able to lift up to 80 pound and 50 pounds repetitively.
  • Good physical condition required — job requires standing, kneeling, crawling, etc.
  • Must have good work habits — be on time, do not miss work, take pride in work, etc.
  • Willing to work overtime and some Saturdays.
  • Willing and able to work with others.
  • Be Safety Conscious.

Paid weekly, 401k & matching, PPO/HSA Health Insurance, Paid Holidays/Vacation, Dental, LTD/STD, Life Insurance, Dependent Life, Profit Sharing Plan.

For more information: www.padgett-inc.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet)

Handrail Fabricator

TITLE

Handrail Fabricator

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

General Description

Position requires excellent math skills & have the ability to calculate to acquire hidden dimensions that may be needed in the daily duty of this position.

Responsibilities of Position

  • Read and interrupt dimensions from traveler, blueprints and/or hand drawings.
  • Must be able to fit-up and tack weld together steel parts to resemble said drawings.
  • Must be able to assemble made parts to make up final designed structure.
  • Have some knowledge of a working steel fab shop.
  • Have some overhead crane experience.

Requirements of the Position

  • May be required to operate forklift.
  • May be required to do some welding.
  • Able to retrieve stock to make up parts.
  • May be required to load and unload material or help move material in paint shed.
  • Keeping you work area clean, sweeping up fab shop.
  • May be required to drill and or punch parts.
  • May be asked to work on Padgett’s personal equipment.
  • Assist in other areas at management discretion.
  • Able to follow verbal orders from supervisor, work with limited supervision.
  • Must have experience or be training to do job.
  • Able to read, tape, measure, and use hand tools of trade. (own or be willing to obtain)
  • High mental and visual effort required, must be able to lift up to 80 pound and 50 pounds repetitively,  good physical condition required — job requires standing, kneeling, crawling, etc.
  • Must have good work habits — be on time, do not miss work. Take pride in work, etc.
  • Willing to work overtime and some Saturdays.
  • Will and able to work with others.
  • Be Safety Conscious.

Paid weekly, 401k & matching, PPO/HSA Health Insurance, Paid Holidays/Vacation, Dental, LTD/STD, Life Insurance, Dependent Life, Profit Sharing Plan.

For more information: www.padgett-inc.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet)

Industrial Painter

TITLE

Industrial Painter

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

General Description

Painting of steel fabricated and non-fabricated parts; material moving to/from paint shed; responsible or paint equipment and ensure proper paint is used for job.

Responsibilities of Position

  • Prep equipment and parts before painting.
  • Report observed problems to supervisor (bad welds, bent/broken parts, etc.).
  • Apply correct coatings per specifications.
  • Material handling (moving to/from paint shed, turning parts over).
  • Storing, cleaning, and general maintenance on painting equipment.
  • Turn in paint compliance sheet at the end or start of each shift.

Requirements of position

  • Able to follow verbal orders from supervisor, work with limited supervision.
  • Must pass a respiratory-fit test, physical and drug screen.
  • Must be able lift up to 80 pounds and 50 repetitively.
  • 3-5 years of experience a must.
  • Knowledge of paint and equipment.
  • Good hand eye coordination.
  • Good physical condition required – some lifting and outside work.
  • Must have good work habits – be on time, do not miss work, take pride in work, etc.
  • Must maintain all painting equipment, and supply’s, keeping them clean and organized.
  • Willing to work overtime and some Saturdays.
  • Willing and able to work with others.

 

 

Fitter

TITLE

Fitter

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
Layout and fit-up of steel parts from blueprints; know how to read and interpret blueprints; must have some welding skills; know how to use a torch; must have knowledge of the trade hand tools.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION
• Read and interpret dimensions from traveler, blueprints and/or hand drawings.
• Must be able to fit-up and tack weld together steel parts to resemble said drawings.
• Must be able to assemble made parts to make up final designed structure.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION
• Have knowledge of a working steel fab shop.
• Have overhead crane experience.
• Able to follow verbal orders from supervisor, work with limited supervision.
• Able to read a tape measure, and use hand tools of trade (Own or be willing to obtain).
• Good physical condition required – some lifting and outside work.
• Must have good work habits – be on time, do not miss work. Take pride in work.
• Willing to work overtime and some Saturdays.
• Will and able to work with others.
• Must be able lift up to 80 pounds and 50 pounds repetitively.
• High school diploma/GED or equivalent work experience