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Welding Engineer

By January 11, 2023No Comments

Top Gun Staffing has an exciting opportunity for a Welding Engineer with Tier 1 Automotive Manufacturer in Upstate, SC!!! 


The Welding Engineer will support Automotive manufacturing operations in a Robotic-Laser, Resistance Welding, and Stamping environment.


Key Responsibilities

  • Implement process improvements for GMAW, Resistance, and Laser welding systems using current welding technologies
  • Maintain welding systems to ensure manufacturing activities are in within specifications and interpret and apply specifications for manufacturability
  • Support maintenance activities in PM scheduling as well as training and developing maintenance technicians in welding
  • Collects, tracks, and advises on downtime and scrap issues and implements short and long-term solutions
  • Implement new engineering changes that modify assembly processes
  • Liaise with vendors for updates to systems

Education & Experience

  • BS: Welding Engineering, or other technical discipline plus 3 years experience in Welding/Robotics
  • AS: Welding Technology plus 5 years welding experience in Welding/Robotics
  • 7+ years experience and training in a similar role and Industrial environment.

Key Qualifications/Requirements

  • Expertise and advanced knowledge in GMAW, Resistance, and Laser Welding systems;
  • Programming knowledge of robotics and Weld controls for welding aluminum, mild steel, hybrid and organic coated materials;
  • Advanced skill set of Laser welding technology/Resistance Welding Technology;
  • Strong proficiency with Bosch Inverters, Kuka Robotics, Servo weld gun technology, and Laser power sources.
  • Projection nut and Stud Welding.
  • Ability to work in a team-based lean-manufacturing environment