In by Erin Herbst

Chanhassen, MN
Posted 1 month ago

We are currently looking for a Welder to join our team at Apollo (an Apex Water and Process Inc. company) at our Chanhassen, MN, location! This is a full-time, hourly, non-exempt position offering a complete benefits package, including competitive PTO, 401K with a company match, health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance. New, full-time employees start accruing PTO right away and are eligible for benefits within 31 days or less. We also offer a clean, bright and safe work environment! Apply today and take the first step in working for a company where your contributions and career development truly matter!


Apex Water and Process Inc. (www.TeamApex.com) is a comprehensive provider of fabrication, as well as water and process solutions, for industrial and agricultural markets with enterprise-level partnership and customer service. As a vertically-integrated parent company to six outstanding regional brands, Apex is uniquely positioned to meet all our clients’ fabrication, chemical, equipment, engineering and service needs efficiently and effectively. We are a fast-growing, dynamic company with a strong, supportive culture that offers many opportunities for career development and advancement, and we are always looking for passionate, dedicated individuals to join our team to help us continue to strive for excellence as we provide valuable, innovative solutions for our customers!


The primary objective of the Welder position is to fabricate plastic assemblies according to print specifications in a timely manner to meet customer requirements and the production schedule. This includes fabricating standard parts, as well as custom parts, building complete products, and inspecting the work performed to meet internal and external requirements.


  • Fabricate plastic piece parts, turntables, cabinets, and fusion assemblies, and perform solvent welding and other tasks as assigned
  • Read and interpret technical drawings and schematics to determine fabrication requirements
  • Select and prepare plastic materials for welding, ensuring they are clean and free from defects
  • Operate hand and power tools, such as grinders and cutters, to shape and trim plastic components as required
  • Inspect components to ensure they meet quality standards and make any necessary adjustments
  • Perform secondary machining operations as required
  • Help to ensure the products we manufacture meet or exceed customer quality expectations
  • Ensure adherence to production schedules to ensure on-time deliveries, working closely with production scheduler
  • Take the initiative to identify and implement improvements to our processes along with the products we deliver
  • Follow all safety procedures, along with 5S standards
  • Participate as an active team member and be willing to cross-train as required (i.e. machining and assembly areas)
  • Train and assist others as required
  • Adhere to and follow all Company policies
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certificate or diploma in welding or related field or equivalent work experience in welding/fabrication
  • Ability to work independently with minimal instruction and supervision and effectively plan, organize, and execute own activities
  • Ability to communicate clearly and professionally with customers, vendors and colleagues
  • Ability to read and interpret technical prints and drawings without assistance
  • Ability to read and understand Safety Data Sheets
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment necessary for duties performed
  • Ability to use hand and power tools
  • Ability to weld in all positions and work with all types of plastic materials
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds unassisted and over 50 pounds with assistance
  • Ability to work well with others and take direction and feedback
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to problem-solve
  • Willingness to work overtime when required

An offer of employment at Apollo is subject to a pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check.

Apollo is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

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