General Labor

Position Title: General Labor

Location: Baytown, TX

Job Summary

This position supports welders and the shop floor by maintaining their tools and equipment, and by ensuring a clean and organized work environment.


  • Will perform miscellaneous tasks as needed.
  • Recommended skill in the use of a plasma torch.
  • This position will handle and transport materials.
  • Recommended skills to operate tools listed below:
  • Grinder, Sander, Drill, Band saw, Chop saw.
  • Must be able to read measurements
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean area, not limited to sweeping the shop floor.
  • Must respect property and tools of TWA.
  • Operating various tools and types of equipment. Must be able to read a measuring tape.
  • Must be able to work (flexible hours) extended hours, to include nights, weekends and holidays as needed.
  • Identify safety risk and hazards and complying with relevant safety procedures and regulations.
  • Be able to use measurement tools such as calipers, squares, and straightedges to lay out and assemble metal parts of welding.



  • High School/GED equivalent required. No certifications required.
  • Minimum years of experience 1 year in a manufacturing setting. Education level or comparable equivalent in experience.
  • Knowledge of material types.


  • Excellent communication and documentation skills.
  • Must supply own personal tools.
  • Must have the ability to read, write and speak basic English.
  • Workmanship must be maintained to adequate quality control level to meet customer requirements.
  • Work well with others on the team as it relates to collaboration efforts.
  • Maintain and follow all company rules as stated in the Code of Conduct.
  • Need to perform additional duties as directed by supervision.
  • May be transferred to a different department based on business needs.


  • Effective communication.
  • Strong and math skills.
  • Technology Adaptability.
  • Team working skills.


  • Employee is continually required to talk and hear.
  • Stand for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift to 50 lbs.
  • Must have full mobility in bending and squatting.
  • Must be able to stand or walk on feet for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to climb a ladder or harness system up to 4 feet high.


  • Manufacturing floor, confined space, and exposure to dust and fumes related to the industry well within safety standards. Exposed to changing and inclement weather conditions.


  • Report safety hazards.
  • Immediately report incidents involving illness, injury or property damage.
  • Wear appropriate PPE as instructed.
  • Comply with all safety policies, procedures and rules.
  • Refuse any unsafe tasks or operation.
  • Participation in safety meetings and training.
  • Keep constant awareness of their personal safety and that of coworkers.
  • Awareness of occupational hazards.
  • Hazardous material knowledge.
  • Comfortable in confined space 15 inch inside diameter to size of tank entry.
  • Participation in safety meetings and training.
  • Be aware of personal safety as well as that of team members to promote a safe work environment.


This is a full-time position. Basic work schedule is Monday through Friday 6:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Subject to change based on business needs.


No travel is expected for this position.


Eligibility to work in the U.S. with the appropriate work authorization documentation.


Taylor-Wharton America is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice due to the dynamic nature of the business.