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Textron Welder - Tubing in New Orleans, Louisiana

Welder - Tubing


Who We Are

Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.

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About This Role

We believe people should love what they do – in this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Utilize GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding) methods to weld tubing components with exceptional precision.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of tubing materials and their respective welding characteristics.

  • Welding of aluminum, Stainless, Inconel tubing in all positions. Must be able to work from standing, sitting, lying and kneeling positions.

  • Some work must be accomplished with the use of mirror welding.

  • Climbing on and over bulkheads, up and down ladders.

  • Tack welding (kneeling, standing, sitting, lying, overhead burning of steel, dragging torch line)

  • Use of jacks, porta-powers and come-a longs; some of which can weigh as much as 25 lbs.

  • Lifting of material and tools (jacks, porta-powers, come-a longs, etc. Also loading and unloading of parts.

  • Crawling through craft on top of tees and through manholes

  • Bending and twisting of your body as needed to get into different compartments.

  • Operation of cranes, forklifts

  • Use of power tools (gougers, skill saws, cut saws, grinders). All require two hands on tools to operate in safe manner

  • Walking on tops of frames and tees (uneven walking surfaces)

  • Need to be able to work with your hands



  • 1-3 years of related experience.

  • Demonstrated skills based on the results of the welding test.

  • Note: Level will be determined based on relevant experience, scope of role, skills, etc

Education Requirements:

  • Must have high school diploma, GED or equivalent certificate, or bronze level (or higher) for ACT WorkKeys Certification.

How We Care

At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful.We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.

Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!

- Flexible Work Schedules

- Education Assistance

- Career Development & Training Opportunities

- Wellness Program (including Fitness Reimbursement)

- Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding

- Paid Parental Leave

Are you a Military Veteran?

Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country.We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job: Manufacturing

Primary Location: US-Louisiana-New Orleans

Recruiting Company: Textron Systems

Schedule: Full-time

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: First Shift

Req ID: 317066