Machine operators, Welders invited to hiring event for manufacturing facility in Amite

Machine operators, Welders invited to hiring event for manufacturing facility in Amite
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GREENSBURG, La. (WAFB) - Southland Steel plans to fill 70 new positions at its new manufacturing facility at the former Bradken foundry in Amite with applicants at an upcoming job fair happening Tuesday, May 21.

The positions pay an average annual salary of $46,000, plus benefits.

Southland Steel is hiring for the following roles:

  • CNC machine operators
  • Welders
  • Combo welders
  • Fitters
  • Fitter-welders
  • Material loaders
  • Laborers/helpers
  • Quality control inspectors.

Welders should be prepared to take a welding test after being interviewed. For the welding test, candidates are required to bring their weld-test equipment and attire and complete the test in the Southland fabrication shop.

Details about the event are listed below:

  • WHEN: Tuesday, May 21
  • WHAT TIME: 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.
  • WHERE: Northshore Technical Community College campus in Greensburg, Louisiana (7060 Louisiana Highway 10)

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