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Knight Enterprises Management, LLC

Knight Enterprises Management, LLC

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Welder III

Welder III

Titusville, Florida

Manufacturing
Full-Time
Knight Enterprises Management, LLC is a sole proprietorship, producing rifles (including the M110), suppressors, weapon accessories, and night vision scopes. Since the 1970’s, this veteran-owned small business performs the majority of R&D and production efforts within the boundaries of the KEC facility in order to provide the best control of product quality and required delivery schedules. Among its more than 300 employees, KEC boasts an experienced engineering staff, well-equipped for research in all aspects of small arms and advanced electro-optic technology.
 
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
This position is responsible for tacking and welding various metal parts together, fuses parts together, and seals tension points.

EXPERIENCE:  
  • Minimum of five years previous experience preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Valid Driver’s License
 
DESCRIPTION OF JOB DUTIES & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to Tig weld various materials (Inconel, stainless steel, aluminum, and mild steel)
  • Must be able to work to & maintain tight tolerances
  • Must be able to read & interpret blueprints
  • Able to rework parts to restore to required tolerances which have become distorted as a result of welding operations or other processes
  • Must be proficient with scales & calipers
  • Can make proper corrections during production to obtain good quality parts
  • Must have thorough knowledge of safety and correct procedures for performing tasks to prevent personal injury or damage to product and/or equipment
  • Maintains clean & safe work area
  • Must be proficient with hand tools
  • Self-motivated
  • Has a strong personal standard when it comes to safety, quality, and productivity

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
 
  • Seeing – Required
  • Speaking- Required
  • Hearing – Required
  • Standing – Occasionally  
  • Walking – Constantly 
  • Sitting – Constantly, 7-8 hours per shift 
  • Lifting – Occasionally, up to 25-pounds    
  • Carrying – Rarely, up to 25-pounds 
  • Pushing – Occasionally
  • Pulling – Occasionally   
  • Climbing – Rarely  
  • Balancing – Rarely
  • Bending – Occasionally
  • Twisting – Occasionally  
  • Reaching – Occasionally  
  • Grasping/Handling – Frequently, for dexterity, fine finger handling 
  • Stooping/Crouching – Occasionally  
  • Kneeling – Occasionally
  • Crawling – Rarely
 
Environmental Conditions:
Inside – 90% outside – 10%
 
Temperature Conditions:  Controlled – in excess of 70 degrees- Occasionally
 
Knight Enterprises Management, L.L.C.  is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed,  sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status,  or any other protected factor by country, regional or local law. Knight’s policies regarding recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, training and all other personnel matters are free from discriminatory practices and are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. 
To view the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster, please go to the following link: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

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