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With more than $1B in revenue, Tennant Company is a globally recognized leader in the cleaning equipment industry. For the past 150 years, we have been passionate about developing and manufacturing innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers. At Tennant Company, we are committed to stewardship and creating a cleaner, safer and healthier world. With manufacturing, operations and sales, service, and support functions across the globe, your journey at Tennant can take you places you never expected.

Job Description

The Intermediate Welder is responsible for setting up and operating welding processes while achieving and maintaining established quality and productivity standards. You’ll have an opportunity to use your welding skills to produce high quality parts that go into our Tennant products.

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Assist newer welders in interpreting production orders, method layouts and Engineering Drawings(blue prints) to determine the use of fixtures and proper work procedures.
  • Perform gas shielded metallic arc welding (MIG), gas shielded tungsten arc welding (TIG) and resistance welding
  • Perform additional operations such as; grinding, spatter removal and any other duties as assigned
  • Layout, fit and fabricate metal components to assemble structural forms, such as machine frames and parts, using knowledge of welding techniques, metallurgy and engineering requirements.
  • Process may be non-descript or variable, requiring changeovers/setup, troubleshooting, and adjustment to complete assigned tasks
  • Achieve and maintain efficiency standards within 3 months.
  • Adept at performing 3 or more processes proficiently within department standards (productivity – quality – safety)
  • Utlilize equipment and measures weld length, pitch and size to drive part accuracy within print tolerances and minimize Quality Notifications and Scrap.
  • Focus on continuous improvement. Acts as agent of change on the shop floor by influencing peers.

Minimum Years of Experience

H.S. Diploma or Equivalent Technical degree and 2 or more years of welding experience OR 5 or more years of welding experience without degree. Must pass written and Hands on Tennant Welding Assessment Test. Two years general sheet metal training or two years vocational training in sheet metal or related field preferred. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Salary or Hourly Rate



We offer a full benefit package.

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About Company
Tennant Company is a recognized leader of the cleaning industry. We are passionate about developing innovative and sustainable solutions that help our customers clean more spaces more effectively.

701 Lilac Drive North, Golden Valley, Minnesota

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