Posted 6 months ago

W. L. French Excavating (WLF), one of the region’s leading construction and transportation companies and a Boston Globe Top Place to Work, is looking for an experienced welder/fabricator. This is an excellent career opportunity at one of the top employers in the construction and trucking industry!

Who You Are: 

  • 5+ years of experience in welding, including the following
  • GMAW
  • FCAW
  • SMAW
  • TIG
  • Carbon arc gouging
  • Flame cutting
  • Plasma cutting
  • Knowledgeable in the safe use of shears, brakes, ironworkers, bandsaws, grinders, and any fabrication-related equipment and tools.
  • Have your own tools specific to the trade of welding and fabrication
  • Able to work with limited supervision
  • Good listener who can follow direction
  • Able to maintain a safe and clean work zone
  • Knowledgeable regarding heavy equipment, trucks, and snow removal equipment
  • Have or able to acquire MA hoisting Licenses 1B /2A/ 3A
  • Able to work OT as required

Pre-employment drug screen and OSHA 10 certification is required.

About Us: 

  • Named one of Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work in 2020
  • Best-in-Class, industry leader
  • A state-of-the-art new maintenance facility opened in late 2019
  • Contributor to large, high profile construction projects in Massachusetts
  • A family-based company culture with a paramount focus on employee well-being and safety
  • Competitive compensation and excellent benefits package

WLF is a committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • North Billerica, MA 01862: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location

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