Provide support in weld capabilities, feasibility, and tooling and capital purchasing for manufacturing, sales and product development.

Skills and Experiences

Essential Job Functions:

  • Design concept welding equipment
  • Build manufacturing welding equipment that meets product feasibility
  • Support sales engineering team with quoting that lowers the manufacturing cost, meets quoted cycle times, efficiency, quality, and stays within budget plus delivered on time
  • Support manufacturing for continuous improvement, lessons learned, issues on the floor, new launches, engineering changes or quality issues
  • Review designs for manufacturing feasibility, suggest changes to the design to ensure product cost effectiveness
  • Read and interpret CAD data, blueprints, GD&T, CMM reports, customer weld specifications
  • Set weld standards/parameters for new products and follow up with weld testing to meet or exceed customer specifications
  • Apply and utilize manufacturing best practice for efficiency, quality, safety and capability
  • Robot programming to support all Shape facilities and suppliers during the build process
  • Develop good working relationships and effective communication skills with vendors, team members, suppliers and project teams
  • Completion of miscellaneous duties and projects as directed by your supervisor / manager / leader
  • Ability to teach and mentor others
  • Management of weld technicians direct reports, including responsibility for their professional development

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree of Science in Electrical Engineering, Automated Welding, Welding Engineering Technologies, Mechanical Engineering or Related Field.
  • 2+ years experience in Robotics, MIG, ARC, TIG, Plasma or resistance welding required
  • Plasma cutting, laser cutting is a plus
  • Familiar with weld verification methods, weld testing methodology, measuring devices
  • CAD software preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Applications (e.g. word, excel, outlook, etc)



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Contact: 616.846.8700