Welding Engineer

Recruiter
Probe Technical Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30000 + Pension
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A Welding Engineer position has become available within a high volume manufacturing organisation in the Redditch area.

This role will give you responsibility for evaluating existing welding processes and reduction of cost and to improve sustainability

DUTIES

  • Evaluate and improve all welding processes in manufacturing systems
  • Utilising knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals and metal alloys
  • Research and develop new processes and procedures
  • Improving existing or develop new welding equipment
  • Develop TPM schedules
  • Maintain reliable and safe manufacturing systems whilst improving production rates, efficiencies, costs and changeovers
  • Evaluate new developments in the welding field
  • Improve process capability and production volume
  • Develop and implement systems that optimise all phases of the welding production process
  • Advice on corrective actions

REQUIREMENTS

  • You will have strong knowledge and understanding of both MIG and resistance welding solutions
  • To be able to program from base robots (ABB and Motoman robots)
  • Good problem solving techniques, 8D and 5 Why
  • SMED activities
  • Root cause analysis
  • You will have the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • This is a day position

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959491837