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Careers (Job Openings)

Our Mission


We build a better quality of life through innovation.

Our Commitment


Before any tank leaves our facility it is individually inspected. Our manufacturing partners have worked with us to understand our welding process and our commitment to quality.

Our Business


Glacier Tanks is a family owned business located near Craft Beer Country, USA, or as the common folk like to call it Portland, Oregon. We offer standard and customized stainless steel brewing equipment to meet an extensive list of industries (breweries, cider, food & beverage, pharmaceutical, etc...). Our store is open to the public, and we welcome you to walk in. Our friendly staff is available to answer your questions and help you find what you're looking for.

Our People


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Our Openings


Glacier Tanks is presently seeking a Shop Supervisor with experience in stainless steel tank construction and TIG welding to join our organization. We are seeking a candidate that is well organized and can effectively lead a small welding and quality assurance team. The employee will be responsible for supervising our shop team, performing various types of weld preparation, welding, and weld finishing operations. Glacier Tanks is a recognized leader in the brewing industry and is in a time of expansion needing to grow our team. We offer excellent benefits including 401K matching and medical insurance. This is an exciting opportunity for qualified individuals.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set Production Goals: daily, weekly, monthly
  • Report Production status weekly, monthly, quarterly to VP of Operations
  • Supervise Shop Workers, delegate tasks, annual reviews
  • Perform inspection on incoming tanks for weld defects
  • Determine and perform rework of identified discrepancies
  • Perform special tank modifications as required
  • Blending and finishing of welded areas
  • Leak testing of tanks and other accessories
  • Enter inspection and testing data into computer data system
  • Support off-loading and loading of tank shipments
  • Maintain tools and work areas, and keep a clean and organized work area
  • Working knowledge and weld set-up parameters (amps, volts, etc.)
  • Support special crating and pallet construction
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2 years related experience or equivalent
  • Proficiency in the welding of stainless steel
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Self motivated with the ability to work independently and with a team
  • Knowledge in the use of conventional and precision measuring instruments
  • Must know how to purge pipe and blend in/out
  • Must be capable of lifting up to 75lbs
  • Ability to operate a forklift and pallet jack
  • Pays a high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to understand and learn new concepts
  • Knowledge of sanitary fitting products and brewery related equipment
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Must be willing to wear OSHA required safety gear
  • Ability to be in small confined spaces

COMPETENCIES:

  • Supervisory Management skills, including de-escalation and reporting.
  • Delegating projects to meet Company deadlines
  • Proficiency at TIG welding of stainless steel
  • Computer proficiency required
  • Demonstrated work ethic and integrity
  • Demonstrated planning and organizing skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills; excellent communication skills
  • Possess decisiveness and sound judgment
  • Ability to listen, learn, and follow established protocols and new directions
  • Dependable with a high level of personal integrity
  • Previous knowledge of brewing equipment is a plus

Starting hourly rate will depend on experience. This position may be eligible for increase after an introductory period.

Glacier Tanks is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected class.

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