Hoffmann Steel Fabrication Employment




Posted: 4/28/22

Location - Muscatine, Iowa and surrounding areas.

Hoffmann is seeking a full-time industrial services superintendent with welding and concrete experience.

Candidate will supervise a crew that supplies repair service to local industries. Must be able to use job appropriate tools and have a clear understanding of concrete work and welding requirements.

Will need to pass background checks for admittance into certain industrial complexes.


  • Gather all pertinent tools and materials needed to start and finish assigned project.
  • Service and fix a variety of machines within the industrial setting to keep plant in continuous production.
  • Inspect angles, gap allowances, using precision measuring instruments.
  • Install, inspect, repair, replace adjust and maintain all repair related and plant support infrastructure, machinery, and equipment, building facilities, related equipment and systems, and repairs per supervisor’s instructions.
  • Work from sketches, drawings, printed, written and oral instructions to install foundations, building components, manufacturing machinery and support equipment.
  • Candidate must be able to set up, operate and maintain welding equipment in a safe manner and all safety devices are always in use.
  • Fabricate and/or install ladders, guards, railings, brackets, platforms, and related items as required for safe and efficient plant operation.
  • Cut material using tools to size to ensure adequate fit and quality of welds.
  • Efficient as using grinder, hand file, or other tools to remove rough spots from work piece.
  • Install conduit, fittings, switches, controls, and fixtures for equipment as required for new installations or replacement of facilities. Dismantles, inspects, repairs, adjusts, or replaces faulty parts and motors, pumps, power distribution and control panels.
  • Demonstrate the ability to form, pour and finish concrete pads, pump bases and other projects vertical or horizontal.
  • Maintain work area in a neat and orderly manner and report work hazards.


  • Be able to lift, carry objects weighing up to 50lbs, climb ladders, stand, kneel, bend or crouch for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to perform work at above ground elevations while wearing a harness and other protective equipment.
  • Tolerate both heights and confined spaces.
  •  Must pass a background check, drug & alcohol screen.

Apply in person at 6001 49th Street South, Muscatine, IA and ask for Scott Lee or fill out the EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION and email it to slee@hoffmanninc.com.


Posted: 4/18/22

Location - Muscatine, Iowa

Hoffmann is seeking a machinist to work in our fabrication shop and maintain parts and cylinders for various projects for our Airoflex Equipment division. Experience in machinery or other related fields is a plus but, are willing to train the right person. The candidate will report to the Fabrication Superintendent.


  • Directly responsible for all machine work on assigned projects.
  • Perform own tasks of machining on lathe, mill, and drill press.
  • Report any safety, quality, or efficiency concerns to the fabrication superintendent.
  • Responsible for direct supervision of employees and encourage a positive work environment.
  • Assign tasks, evaluate performance, and report personnel issues to the fabrication superintendent.
  • Responsible for project goals.
  • Set and meet daily and weekly goals to fulfill the project schedule.
  • Responsible for dimensional accuracy and workmanship on assigned projects.
  • Coordinate quality issues with QA/QC superintendent.
  • Make recommendations to the fabrication superintendent on tooling, machines, and process methods that will aid in the efficiency and quality of finished parts.
  • Responsible for safety in coordination with the fabrication superintendent.
  • Encourage safe work practices through personal example and verbal instruction.
  • Immediately correct any unsafe or dangerous tools, practices, or attitudes.
  • Provide feedback to the fabrication superintendent for performance reviews of employees.


  • Previous experience in machinery or other related fields
  • Familiarity with machine tools and equipment
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints
  • Experience in the use of typical machinist measuring tools
  • Ability to clearly and concisely communicate and direct two or more shop personnel
  • Two years or more of manual or CNC machining experience is a plus
  • A High School Diploma or GED is preferred

Apply in person at 6001 49th Street South, Muscatine, IA and ask for Scott Lee or fill out the EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION and email it to slee@hoffmanninc.com.


Posted: 4/18/22

Location - Muscatine, Iowa

Hoffmann is seeking experienced Welders/Fabricators.

Primary Purpose:
Lays out, fits, and welds fabricated, cast, and forged components to assemble structural forms according to a pre-designed model, or blueprint.

Typical duties:
Selects equipment and plans layout, assembly, and welding operations. Uses a variety of metal working tools and equipment to machine or fabricate component parts. Lays out, positions, aligns, and fits component parts together. Components may be fitted together by means of a weld, clamps, bolts, or rivets. May also repair products by dismantling, straightening, reshaping, and reassembling parts. Measures finished products for accuracy and checks for any possible structural defects in the welds or within the metal itself.


  • Must pass a pre-employment drug test.
  • Must pass a basic weld test.
  • Work with hands and weld skillfully.
  • Accurately read blueprints.
  • Visualize three-dimensional figures from looking at separate one dimensional drawings.
  • Operate a variety of metal working tools such as: drillpress, mill, thermal cutter, oxygen/acetylene torch, shear, pressbrake, etc.
  • Apply knowledge of metallurgy and geometry; accurately use a variety of measuring devices.

Apply in person at 6001 49th Street South, Muscatine, IA and ask for Scott Lee. Or fill out the EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION and email it to slee@hoffmanninc.com.


Hoffmann, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental, and life insurance, holiday and vacation pay, 401(k), and profit sharing.


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Hoffmann, Inc.
Human Resources
6001 49th Street South
Muscatine, IA 52761