Career Opportunities

Resumes may be submitted to hrdept@tankconnection.com.

  • Submit a general application

  • Welder, all locations — The Welder works with minimal instruction to perform a variety of welding processes and methods to weld all types of metals and alloys of various shapes, sizes, and thicknesses as needed for projects.

    • Duties and Responsibilities:

      • Use a variety of welding processes and methods to weld all types of metals to perform complete part fabrication in compliance with company quality standards.

      • Complete fit-up of accessories and tanks.

      • Welds in flat, horizontal, and vertical positions.

      • Identify various metals and alloys such as mild steel, aluminum, and stainless.

      • Use measuring devices and gauges to determine thickness and size of metal.

      • Use oxygen/acetylene torch for cutting metals.

      • Use grinder and other hand or power tools required to grind, bevel, or fit metals together, and removed slag.

      • Read and follow blue prints to determine structure or fit of parts that are being welded and are in compliance with the Method of Production Standard.

      • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety procedures.

    • Skills and Specifications:

      • Proficient knowledge of welding procedures, practices, symbols, and techniques required to weld and/or fuse metals together.

      • Knowledge and ability to use hand and power tools associated with welding, such as chipping hammer, grinder, arc welder, and oxygen/acetylene torch including setup or connection of hoses, cords, and regulators.

      • Ability to read and comprehend blue prints and/or sketches.

      • Knowledge and ability to use common measuring instruments and hand tools such as tape measure, level, square, file or rasp.

      • Solid problem-solving skills.

      • Ability to contribute and work in a team environment.

      • Ability to demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness to ensure first quality of work.

      • Ability to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with people in course of work.

      • Willingness to work additional hours in order to meet tight deadlines.

    • Education and Qualifications:

      • High School diploma or equivalent (GED).

      • Certification from a trade or welding institute is preferred.

      • Must demonstrate welding competency through Visual & Fillet break or Radiography testing and be able to successfully perform Flux Core, Sub Arc or Gas Metal Arc welds in 1 through 3 Groove positions.

    • Apply for this position

  • Powder Line Helper, Parsons/Galesburg — The Powder Line Helper is responsible for the preparation, loading, and unloading of parts for the automated powder coat paint line.

    • Duties and Responsibilities:

      • Loads and moved materials to and from overhead conveyer with crane assistance.

      • Preps completed parts for shipping by loading parts to skids with crane assistance.

      • Builds shipping skids with air compressed equipment.

      • Manually touches up any flaws found in powder coating.

      • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety procedures.

    • Skills and Specifications:

      • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

      • Solid problem-solving skills.

      • Ability to contribute and work in a team environment.

      • Ability to demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness to ensure first quality of work.

      • Ability to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with people in course of work.

      • Willingness to work additional hours in order to meet tight deadlines.

    • Education and Qualifications:

      • High School diploma or equivalent (GED).

    • Apply for this position

  • Mechanical Installers, Oswego/Baxter Springs — The Mechanical Installer for SIT is responsible for assisting the SIT Coordinator during the production and installation of SIT Tanks.

    • Duties and Responsibilities:

      • Assist SIT Coordinator during the production and installation of SIT tanks.

      • Read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.

      • Assemble and install equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules and plumb bobs.

      • Perform a variety of duties which may change often.

    • Skills and Specifications:

      • Must be organized, self-disciplined, self-motivated and take pride in your workmanship.

      • Must have mechanical aptitude and power tool proficiency.

      • Safety awareness and responsible work attitude required.

      • Strong verbal and written communication skills; with the ability to effectively communicate complex commercial or technical information.

      • Aptitude to learn and use ETO/ERP and PDM software.

      • Able to manage multitask work in a fast-paced environment.

      • Solid problem-solving skills.

      • Forklift certified or the ability to become certified.

      • Ability to work at heights or in confined space areas.

      • Ability to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with people in course of work.

      • Willingness to work additional hours in order to meet tight deadlines.

      • Based in Baxter Springs with additional work being conducted at the Oswego plant.

    • Education and Qualifications:

      • High School diploma or equivalent (GED).

      • Project management experience beneficial

      • 6 months – 1 year relevant experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    • Apply for this position

  • Maintenance Technician, Parsons —  The Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production equipment and facilities essential for the optimal operation of the company.

    • Duties and Responsibilities:

      • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs as well as scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment.

      • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.

      • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.

      • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to the department supervisor.

      • Install and repair a wide variety of electrical equipment.

      • Maintains and repairs facility plumbing and electrical systems, including replacing worn or defective parts such as switches and fuses.

      • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follow prescribed safety procedures.

    • Skills and Specifications:

      • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

      • Ability to safely operate and obtain certification to operate a fork truck.

      • Ability to safely operate an overhead crane.

      • Strong computer data entry skills.

      • Solid problem-solving skills.

      • Ability to contribute and work in a team environment.

      • Ability to demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness to ensure first quality of work.

      • Ability to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with people in course of work.

      • Willingness to work additional hours in order to meet tight deadlines.

    • Education and Qualifications:

      • High School diploma or equivalent (GED).

    • Apply for this position

  • Multimedia Designer, Parsons — Responsible for creating a wide variety of marketing material promoting Tank Connection's products and brand. Develops media including print, web and/or digital marketing channels. Areas of focus may include video production, mobile or interactive media, social media and print advertising. The position requires frequent contact with internal and external parties.

    • Duties and Responsibilities:

      • Develops concepts and designs in support of Tank Connection's marketing strategies

      • Produces video including 3D industrial animations and live footage

      • Produces graphic artwork for various mediums including print and online

    • Education and Qualifications:

      • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, marketing or related field; desired

      • Two years multimedia design experience required. Experience working in a corporate marketing department helpful

      • Maintain ongoing knowledge and skills of current technology trends and media platforms

      • Knowledge of principles of design, including layout, typography, color, balance and current design trends

      • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft applications

      • Ability to be creative with design while meeting technical requirements for print production

      • Knowledge of social media integration such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

      • Requires good communication and interpersonal skills with attention to detail

    • Apply for this position