Weld Engineering Specialist

In partnership with our client, a tier 1 supplier to the automotive industry, ResourceTek is seeking a Weld Engineering Specialist to join their team in Huntsville, AL.  The right candidate will facilitate the establishment and ramp-up of an efficient and reliable facility and culture at a large, high-volume, cutting-edge automotive manufacturing operation.  The right candidate will provide technical guidance and support to the department.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensures safety of self and others by following all Safety Policies/Procedures and wearing all required PE
  • Lead planning and installation of welding equipment, including welders, robotics, jigs, vision systems, etc.
  • Program robotic equipment including PLCs, Fanuc, Omron, Motoman.
  • Develop, evaluate, and improve manufacturing methods.
  • Analyze and plan work force utilization, space requirements, workflow, and design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.
  • Build relationships with and attends training with equipment suppliers to maximize equipment capability.
  • Confer with management and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, etc. to facilitate production processes.
  • Demonstrate a hands-on ability to solve problems. Supports continuous improvement.
  • Identify potential quality problems from drawings and/or be able to work with design for problems that develop in production.
  • Support Activities and training in Welding Maintenance.
  • Regular attendance is required

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Associate Degree or Technical Certification in an engineering related field or equivalent experience.
  • Fanuc/Yaskawa robot with Omron PLC programming ability
  • 2 years related work experience
  • Performance Skills (accuracy with detail, planning and organizing, efficiency).

 

ENVIRONMENT

  • Work is conducted in an industrial office/ plant setting.
  • Frequent movement throughout an industrial plant environment being exposed to high noise levels and equipment normally used in stamping / welding/ Ecoat environments.

 

Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Equal Opportunity Employer.