Cognito has immediate career opportunities for production MIG welders and production TIG/MIG welders to join our team and build a career. Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate solid welding skills and be able to follow welding procedures and instructions accurately and dependably with maximum consistency and efficiency.
About Cognito – Cognito Motorsports Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket steering, suspension, chassis and accessory upgrades for passenger trucks, SUVs and UTVs - based in Bakersfield, CA.
Follow procedures in setup, prep, quality control, accuracy, and accountability.
Print reading, machine setup and completion of structurally sound welding operations using appropriate MIG and/or TIG welding techniques.
Setting-up and measuring assemblies, fixturing and application of job-appropriate methods.
Material handling, cutting and prep work, utilizing saws, hand tools and specialized metal working equipment.
Practicing safe fabrication, handling, loading, unloading and storage of all materials, and maintaining clean work areas.
Stand ready and eager to perform other duties as needed to support the Cognito team.
MIG and/or TIG welding proficiency with all metal types and shapes i.e. carbon steel, chromoly, aluminum and stainless steel.
Skilled at setting up and performing basic maintenance on welding equipment.
Previous experience in welding, manufacturing, welding courses or another related field.
Adept at using conventional metal shop and fabrication tools, safety equipment and procedures.
Familiarity with reading, interpreting and following basic schematics.
Good written and verbal communication.
Dependability, promptness and courteous to fellow staff.
Minimum Education and Experience
High school diploma or G.E.D. Certificate, vocational training, and/or on-the-job experience equivalency.
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
Full-time position, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday
Salary Range: $15.00 to $19.00 /hour
Paid Time Off
401K Matching Program
Cognito is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to providing a safe, drug-free work place. This position is subject to random drug testing, skills and safety pre and post hiring testing and evaluation.
About Cognito Motorsports, Inc
Cognito Motorsports Inc. is a leading manufacturer of aftermarket steering, suspension chassis, and accessory upgrades, with over 17 years of market presence. Cognito specializes in manufacturing and marketing innovative OE replacement and high-performance component upgrades for passenger trucks, SUVs and UTVs, in addition to distributing through a network of WD, dealer and online retail sales companies.