International automotive tier 1 component manufacturing is seeking an experienced Welding or Joining Technician to support welding and joining processes in a high volume manufacturing environment.
West Midlands location
to £28 per hour (Ltd Co)
3 shift rotating weekly
6 month contract duration
The successful Welding Technician will provide daily technical support for all automated welding & joining processes to produce pressed metal automotive body and chassis components.
o Investigate and provide technical solutions for welding / joining processes ie: robotic MIG welding, self piercing rivets/ bonding
o Hands-on technical resource supporting assembly maintenance, production & quality departments
o Assess joining processes for quality, productivity, function and condition
o Identify areas for improvement for maintenance, performance or operations of welding equipment
o Support internal auditing of joining processes, quality & control
Applications are sought from experience Welding Technicians, Robot Technicians, Process Technicians who can demonstrate a track record of providing engineering and technical support to automated / robotic welding or other joining process in a high volume production environment.
o Completed a recognised electrical or maintenance apprenticeship or equivalent training C&G/ ONC
o Trained or certified in any form of joining – welding, riveting, bonding
o Audit, assess and improve joining process for quality, productivity, function & repeatability
o Good understanding of robotic application applied to a joining process
o Able to assess and apply technical standards & process control parameters to joining equipment
A leading tier 1 supplier of complex components and assemblies for the automotive industry. Part of a large international group who are continuing to invest in capital plant and facilities to meet the growing demand from automotive OEMs.
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