Doonan Specialized Trailer, LLC Expands Production and has Immediate Opening for All Production Positions

Doonan Specialized Trailer LLC, a leading manufacturer of platform trailers, including custom flatbeds, drop decks, oilfield trailers, extendibles, RGN lowbeds and double drops; is proud to announce its latest production expansion. Doonan is seeking new employees from the Great Bend region to fill various production positions including welders, assemblers, painters, and warehouse personnel.



Doonan provides competitive wages, room for advancement, affordable insurance including medical, dental, short term disability, life insurance, 401Kplan with company match up to 4%. We are seeking full-time team members who will take pride in their work with attention to detail and quality as well as productivity. We offer paid holidays, paid time off, and potential for bonus and or profit-sharing.

Steel and/or Aluminum Welders (Starting Pay $17.40 to $19.40):

Responsibilities include:
Maintain a clean, safe and organized work environment
Setting & adjusting settings of weld equipment
Occasionally use hand plasma
Occasionally reading blueprints and drawings and taking measurements to plan layout and procedures
Determining the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
Setting up components for welding according to specifications
Occasionally operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
Inspect welds for accuracy
Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

Production Assemblers (Starting Pay $14.50 to $15.70):

Responsibilities include:
Assembles prefabricated parts to build metal and aluminum truck trailers, following blueprints, performing any combination of following tasks: Lays out, fits, drills, screws, bolts, and rivets together metal sheeting, upright frames, bottom and top bars, and angle clips, using pneumatic and hydraulic hand tools and machines, and templates.
Assembles and bolts undercarriage in position and mounts tires on wheels.
Drill, tap, ream, countersink and spot-face bolt holes in parts, using drill presses and portable power drills
Operate small cranes to transport or position large parts
May Operate forklift
Removes small quantities of metal with hand files and scrapers to produce close fit between parts
Operates drill presses, punch presses, or riveting machines to assist in assembly operation
Assembles power brake boosters, air-brake compressors, and valves for salvage of parts
Installs lights and other options on the trailers
Involves climbing, bending, & stooping to assemble large flatbed trailers.

Applicants may apply by using Indeed, email, or in person.

1. Applicants may use their existing resumes to apply through Indeed
2. Applicants may download a Standard Application and email it to Human Resource Coordinator
3. Applicants may once again apply in person, at the facility located at the intersection of Hwy 56 and Hwy 156 in Great Bend, Kansas in Building B.

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