Welder I in Euless, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 10/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Euless, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    10/8/2018
  • Job ID:
    126781
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for Welders I for our client, a leading manufacturer of cell phone towers and all things connectivity. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: Welder 

Location: Euless, TX

SUMMARY: Produce and maintain quality product using robot fixtures, and gauges required by manufacturing. Perform various functions such as editing programs and insure weld processes are followed. Assist in designing and fabricating fixtures for robotic welder.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set up and operate robotic welder.
  • Record machinery operation variances from normal settings and results.
  • Complete basic preventive maintenance on machinery and equipment.
  • Performs visual safety checks for machine wear, damage to tooling and correct positioning of safety guards.
  • Operates overhead hoists and forklifts to move material and necessary equipment to perform machine operations.
  • Arranges parts as needed for production.
  • Delivers raw stock, partially completed work, and completed jobs to appropriate storage or production areas.
  • Examine weld fixtures to determine whether repair, modification or replacement is required.
  • Collaborate with production, engineering and planning to develop improvements in parts or changes in operation or maintenance to reduce setup time or extend tool life.
  • Develop, load, and maintain programs that follow the established welding process.
  • Make appropriate adjustments necessary to the machine, tooling and/or program to produce the highest quality product.
  • Inspects own parts as well as those of others using tools such as tape measures, scales, calipers and possibly various computerized measuring devices.
  • Reads and completes production, QA and manufacturing documentation as required.
  • Work with engineering, designers on future product for robotic welder.
  • Assists in the design of engineering prototypes and manufacturing jobs.
  • Devises methods to fabricate models for engineering.
  • Investigates/recommends new methods, processes, and equipment to improve throughput within the department.
  • Determine the best method of repairing defective or damaged fixtures.
  • Troubleshoot and remedy the situation by designing, repairing or fabricating the necessary parts in the most efficient manner to minimize downtime and restore production.
  • Maintain work area in a safe and professional manner.
  • Clean, maintain robotic welder to maximize operating reliability, precision, and equipment life.
  • Understand and comply with our ISO standards and environmental management system.
  • Train new personnel on operating robotic welder the proper loading and unloading of parts, highlighting the quality requirements and maintenance requirements of the robot.

QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma or equivalent.

EXPERIENCE:

  • One (1) to three (3) years of related machine operating experience required – equivalent education background may be substituted for experience in some areas.
  • Minimum one (1) year of robotic welding experience One (1) to Two (2) years welding experience. Requires a thorough knowledge of welding theory, welding symbols, and procedures. (GMAW).
  • Must have ability to read and interpret average to complex welding drawings and must be able to work from prints, sketches and verbal instructions.
  • Requires a working knowledge of using a teach pendant controller for NC/CNC robotic programming. Must be proficient with computers.
  • Computer Aid Drawing and CAD CAM experience is preferred. Must pass visual acuity test (color blindness).
  • Welder Certification (AWS / CWB) May be required to push, pull or move 100 lbs. or more using the appropriate tools (forklift, hoist, tilt-table, skates or mules) up to 2% of the time.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience.