Fit-Up & Weld Inspector

Full Time
Waite Park Minnesota
Posted 3 weeks ago

At Ben’s Structural Fabrication, we take pride in our steel fabrication projects, our quality assurance certifications, and most importantly, our people! You can become an integral part of our quality team as the Fit-up & Weld Inspector, helping us succeed in providing the best structural steel for our customers. If you’re a self-starter with a can-do attitude, we’re excited to hear from you!

Why Work for Us?

Here at Ben’s, we offer a full benefits package, competitive wages, work-life balance, and a cohesive and supportive culture throughout the shop and office. We believe in providing all of the tools and resources so everyone is able to learn, grow, and excel in their roles.

Schedule: 4-10’s

● Monday-Thursday 6:00am to 4:15pm

● Potential overtime on Friday’s, 6:00am-3:00pm

● No Weekends

● Starting Rate: $25+ based on experience


  • Review shop drawings and interpret them to determine weld requirements and for any specific weld joint preparation.
  • Verify weldments have been fabricated correctly according to shop drawings (Dimensions, placement, joint preparation).
  • Inspect material for defects such as cracks or delamination’s.
  • Inspect all welds in accordance with code standards, including AWS D1.1, AISC, and other criteria specific to Ben’s.
  • Verify parts are labeled correctly at final inspection for the finishing process.
  • Scan barcodes on main marks after check or inspections are completed.
  • Assist in maintaining and updating Non-Conformance and discontinuity logs.
  • Assist in calibration of measuring and test equipment.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ experience in welding.
  • Detail-oriented with ability to inspect material for quality conformance through the use of measuring devices and drawings.
  • 2 + years print reading experience.
  • 1 year checking or inspecting experience.
  • Must be able to pass eye exam per AWS requirements.
  • Must Pass Ben’s QC Inspector training.
  • Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent.

Please email your resume or contact us directly with any questions:

Check out Our Story  and meet our owners! With over 70 years in the business and dedicated 3rd generation owners, brothers Rob & Ben make sure everyone feels like family each and every day!

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