Yulista Holding, LLC Aerospace Structural Welder in Redstone Central, Alabama

The Aerospace Structural Welder performs fusion welding on aircraft and ground support equipment to a qualified Welding Procedures Specification (WPS), performs structural fusion welding on aerospace parts and components per the requirements of specifications as prescribed by Engineering Drawings and Work Orders.


  • Reads and understands engineering drawings and welding symbols

  • Fabricates manufacture-welded parts from engineering drawing without direct supervision

  • Performs fusion welding and torch brazing for ground support equipment, ensuring the procedure is completed per the requirements of the national welding and brazing codes and specifications.

  • Welds a wide variety of materials such as aluminum, magnesium, alloyed and low alloy steel, stainless steel and nickel alloy steels.

  • Possesses knowledge of the materials to select the correct filler materials and shielding gas when generating the Weld Procedure Specification (WPS), and produces flight critical welds and assists in the development process of generating Weld Procedure Specifications as mandated by welding codes and specifications.

  • Determines the sequence of welding in order to prevent or reduce the amount of warp to the weld

  • Designs and fabricates weld holding fixtures as necessary to perform individual welding projects

  • Performs pre-heat and post weld stress relief operations, maintains weld records.

  • Performs duties as a Qualified Weld Inspector by inspecting own welds and those of less qualified welders, and may perform duties such as training and re-certification in the various welding processes.

  • The Aerospace Structural Welder may be required to perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization

Job Requirements:


  • Beginner to intermediate computer skills specifically using Microsoft Office Suite; ability to learn additional computer skills or software programs. Working knowledge of advanced software applications is preferred

  • Ability to enter data accurately into databases.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence

  • Interpersonal skills are necessary to work effectively and cooperatively with all levels of management and staff. Will also routinely interact with other crew members

  • Must possess effective oral and technical written communication skills to clearly communicate information to others.

  • Ability to use general office equipment such as fax, phone, copier, scanner, printers, etc.

  • Ability to follow a process.

  • Strong professional customer service skills, including active listening, prompt service and follow-up.

  • Strong decision analysis and problem solving skills; ability to draw conclusions and justify decisions. Must be able to communicate issues to management.

  • Ability to learn and understand corporate policies and procedures and how they relate to goals.

  • Ability to perform basic mathematical computations

  • High degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Climbs on top of and down from aircraft using aircraft hand/foot holds, capable of lifting up to 25 lbs. overhead, on feet all day, walk up to 2 miles per day.


  • High School Diploma / Equivalent

  • Must be able to pass a weld inspection by America Welding Society (AWS) D1.1, D1.6 and D17.1 certified weld inspector. Or be a certified weld inspector in all of those categories.

  • Must be Aerospace/Aviation certified.

  • Must have 4 years’ experience

  • Minimum 2 years’ in RDT&E verifiable experience desired

  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance

Yulista offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us online at www.yulista.com at http://www.yulista.com/ , click on career opportunities.

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