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Production Welder


West Hartford, CT, US, 06110-1328

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Operations

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.



Triumph Engine Control Systems is a leading independent aerospace fuel system supplier for the commercial, military, helicopter, and business jet markets. Based in West Hartford, CT, Triumph employs approximately 550 personnel. The Company’s key products and services include electronic engine controls, fuel metering units, and main fuel pumps for both the OE and aftermarket/spares end markets.


We are currently seeking a production Welder to Perform duties associated with both qualifying and welding in accordance to the American Welding Society (AWS) specifications in a manufacturing aerospace environment.  The operations are medium to complex difficulty and performed with little supervision. 



Tasks include but are not limited to:


Welding in accordance to AWS specifications in an aerospace environment.

  • Ability to use measuring equipment and tools.
    • Fillet gages
    • Vernier
    • Height gages
    • Scales
  • Ability to meet and maintain all requirements of AWS D17.1
    • Pass Performance Qualification Testing
      • In-house Burst Testing
      • Outside Metallurgical Testing
    • Weld to a Weld Procedure Specification
    • Able to pass an annual vision test
    • Maintain continuity log to maintain qualifications
    • Observe all safety practices required and wear required Personal Protection Equipment.
  • General run of manufacturing operations, weld equipment operation and maintenance.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, work instructions and other documents.
  • Able to maintain and process necessary paperwork.
  • Work instructions, documentations and specifications range to complex.  A wide variety of tools and equipment are used.

Additional Knowledge, Skills & Abilities


  • High School Diploma preferred.
  • Additional technical school certifications a plus.
  • 5 years’ experience preferred. 2 years’ minimum experience of GTAW welding required.
  • Experience must include the welding of aluminum, steel and stainless steel.
  • Ability to interact with a variety of people and diverse levels of personnel and work well in a team.
  • Basic Computer Skills.
  • Torch brazing skills a plus.

Physical Requirement (Lifting, Bending, Stretching, etc.)


These physical demands are representative of physical requirements for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accomodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described essential functions, i.e. sitting, standing, bending, climbing, kneeling, lifting, pushing, carrying, etc.

  • Ability to continuously stand for up to a few hours at a time.
  • Ability to bend, squat, climb stairs and lift frequently throughout the work day.
  • Ability to lift at least 15 lbs. frequently (and up to 35 lbs. infrequently).
  • Ability to manipulate small hand tools.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here