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Welder - $1,500 Sign on Bonus!

Company: Martin Marietta
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Job Description:

Martin Marietta is currently looking for motivated, maintenance orientated individuals for our regional maintenance crew. We have positions available out of our Ames Mine and our West Des Moines Shop. This position will be responsible for welding, fabricating, cutting and miscellaneous mechanical work for our Des Moines District operating plants. This position will be working in underground mines, surface quarries, sand plants and our maintenance shop.

Martin Marietta will be offering a $1,500 Sign On Bonus for those who apply between October 1, 2021-December 31, 2021. The first payment will be $500 on the first paycheck with the remaining $1,000 being paid out at 6 months.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Ability to troubleshoot, repair and maintain plant equipment
  2. Ability to work in outdoor environments and in elevated areas
  3. Ability to weld, cut and perform minor fabrication on plant equipment
  4. Mechanically inclined to use a wide variety of hand tools and power tools
  5. Proactive in Safety and works well in a team
  6. Ability to work with minimal supervision
  7. Willing to travel 60% of the time
  8. Other duties as assigned

Work Environment

This job operates 100% of the time in an underground or surface mine setting.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is full-time and may require long hours and weekend work.


Frequent travel will be required.  

Required Education and Experience

  1. High School Degree
  2. Previous welding/fabrication experience

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  1. Skill Trade Certification(s).
  2. Ability to obtain CDL

Keywords: Martin Marietta, West Des Moines , Welder - $1,500 Sign on Bonus!, Other , West Des Moines, Iowa

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