The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • 31-Jul-2018 to 14-Aug-2018 (EST)
  • Cook & Boardman, Simpsonville, SC
  • Simpsonville, SC, USA
  • Non-Exempt Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Wood Shop Associate/Welder who will work at our Cook & Boardman branch office in Simpsonville, South Carolina.

Established in 1955, The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC ("C&B") is a privately-owned technical services business and specialty distributor. C&B is the nation's leading distributor of architectural hardware, doors, doorframes, and related building products for non-residential building applications throughout the United States.  C&B's operating units include Cook & Boardman, LLC; Precision Doors & Hardware, LLC; Architectural Building Supply, LLC; Martin Architectural Products; Hollow Metal Specialists; Hardware Consultants; Precision Millwork; Exactitude; Delta Door and Hardware; Pinnacle Door & Hardware; Specialized Architectural Products; Door Pro Systems and RDL Supply. Today, C&B operates from 34 locations and serves customers throughout the United States.


This position is responsible for welding specific hollow metal frame material with the use of MIG welders. Accuracy and fabrication are very important as most of the work involves modifications including such items as preparing for locksets, hinges, glass kits, access control devices and other such products.  . Will also modify architectural grade wood doors to properly accommodate hardware applications.

Essential Functions

  • MIG welding of hollow metal frame material and commercial hardware
  • Assembly of hollow metal frame material and commercial hardware
  • Frequent work saw cutting, grinding and sanding related materials
  • Determines door preparation requirements, layout and certification requirements from templates provided by the project managers
  • Locates and marks cutting lines onto work piece
  • Sets up and operates fabricating machines, saws and drill presses
  • Verifies conformance of work piece to specs using square, ruler and measuring tape
  • Additional duties as assigned by supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience using MIG welders preferred
  • Knowledge of woodworking tools for use on wood doors desired
  • Some basic knowledge of welding principles
  • Basic construction knowledge with specific experience related to hollow metal, wood door and commercial hardware applications strongly preferred
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Detail oriented
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills required
  • Ability to work independently, efficiently and meet deadlines
  • Accomplished in the use of power tools required for this type of work

Physical Demands

Spends more than 2/3 of time standing, kneeling/crouching/stooping, using hands and reaching. Spends approximately 1/3 of time walking and talking/hearing. Frequent lifting required of items 25-50 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Work Environment

Conditions will include proximity to forklifts or other heavy machinery and using various tools and hardware. Worker is subject to frequent heavy lifting.

Please apply by submitting your resume via this job posting. 

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