Welder II

Date: Oct 15, 2021

Location: Holden, LA, US, 70744

Company: REV Group, Inc.

Requisition ID: 10786

Ferrara: Welder II

Location: Holden, Louisiana 70744


Joining REV’s Ambulance division means using your talents to build the vehicles that will transport first responders and patients quickly and safely to their destination.   At the same time, your hard work and dedication can provide numerous opportunities to sharpen your skills and advance within the organization.  You can truly “do well by doing good” as a member of Ferrara.


Ferrara Fire Apparatus is part of the larger REV Group (NYSE: REVG), a leading manufacturer of specialty vehicles for the fire & emergency, commercial and recreation markets.   REV Group’s extensive vehicle line-up includes models such as ambulances, fire trucks, school buses, terminal trucks, RV’s, luxury buses, and much more.  Our 6,500+ employees continuously demonstrate their commitment to building innovative and reliable vehicles our customers can depend on whether on a family trip across the U.S. or responding to an emergency.


Job Title: Welder II


What a day in the life of a Welder at REV looks like:


  • Read blueprints and perform shop math to layout, fabricate and weld various parts and assemblies.
  • Perform all manner of welding procedures as prescribed in AWS and ASME publications for MIG and STICK welding (SMAW) on multiple types of metals in vertical, horizontal, and overhead positions
  • Use grinder, sander, rivet guns, saws and other air tools, as well as read English and Metric tape measures and use measuring devices.
  • Inspect welds for cracks, burn through and weld spatter.
  • Understand and carry out verbal and written directions in English
  • Maintain a safe work environment while also performing maintenance on welding equipment when necessary


Required education, skills and experiences to be successful:


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Two years of experience in welding using Mig or Tig welding machines
  • Ability to assemble custom prototype metal components.
  • Must pass and maintain in house AWS Welder Certification.
  • Must have general knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards.


Physical demands on this role:


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Frequent bending, stooping, squatting, and climbing in and out of buses.
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 40#’s without assistance.
  • Ability to work with arms above head.
  • Ability to work from ladders or scaffolding.
  • Must not be allergic to smoke, grinding and fiberglass dust.
  • Ability to work in 105-degree heat for excess of eight (8) hours per day.


REV Group is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. REV Group also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.



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