2nd Shift Laser Technician

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00016788
Date Posted:May 30
Category:7 - Skilled Trades
Metro Area:


A growing Automotive Supplier in the Seymour, Indiana area is in need of a 2nd Shift Laser Technician. This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Hourly Compensation, Off Shift Premium, Great Benefits, Paid Holidays and Vacation!


This role serves as the on-site technical service, maintenance, installation and training resource. The ideal applicant is a hands-on person who enjoys working with machinery and electronics. This person will be responsible for maintenance, repair, setup & operation of robotic & CNC laser welding / cutting equipment for production. Must have 2D/3D experience.


  • Take lead role, provide instruction, and/or complete maintenance to laser equipment and laser chillers per manufacture specifications & company requirements.
  • Take lead role, provide instruction, and/or complete maintenance to laser tooling per vendor & company requirements.
  • Take lead role in calibration and testing of ALL laser power measurement devices (both inside cell and test equipment).
  • Perform moderately complex service and repair of laser products where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations.
  • Setup laser beam delivery. Verify cover slide, focus, nozzle tip centering, remote laser beam alignment.
  • Setup and change if necessary fiber optic cable routing, cutting head, and remote laser dress packages.
  • Perform installation and/or installation support of laser products.
  • Implement design modifications and provide installation support for the modifications.
  • Work with production, spare parts availability, and plant engineering to continuously improve up time.
  • Work with plant and corporate engineering to continuously improve dimple quality, cut quality, weld quality and up time.
  • Consult with corporate laser engineer and plant engineering to determine solutions to unusual problems in product operation and maintenance.
  • Perform test studies, documenting parameters, tooling and any additional information as required.
  • Write and/or debug programs using CNC programming or in house specific software.
  • Write, teach, and/or debug programs using robot programming and in house specific software.
  • Direct production labor upon completion of equipment setup/validation.
  • Operate laser equipment to process materials/parts to meet customer specifications.
  • Documentation of test results in electronic reports with MS Office.
  • Document changes to existing jobs (parameters, tooling, etc.) for future production runs.
  • Perform field testing and data collection in the course of product/process improvement.
  • Develop and work instructions.
  • Construct and test circuits and equipment utilizing various tools and suitable test equipment.


  • Two year technical degree or related experience.
  • Experience with high power industrial laser technology within a production environment.
  • Experience with Nd:YAG or Fiber laser technology is preferred. CO2 laser technology is acceptable.
  • Understanding of safety requirements for laser applications.
  • Knowledge of CNC programming (M and G codes) and automation.
  • Knowledge of robot programming and automation.
  • General knowledge of fiber optic components and test equipment is helpful.
  • Experience with optical and electrical test methods in support of active fiber devices such as fiber amplifiers and lasers.
  • Ability to interpret electrical schematics.
  • Good mechanical proficiency with hand tools including precision tools.
  • Knowledge of part teardown, metallographic cross sectioning, and polishing for weld inspection.
  • High accuracy in work, attention to detail.
  • Knowledge with extensive troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision both independently and in a team.
  • Competent in Microsoft Office products and efficient in email and internet.
  • Strong customer service skills – demonstrated ability to quickly establish professional working relationships and communicate effectively.
  • Self-directed / self-starter – able to take initiative to search out information and assistance as needed to resolve issues
  • Computer Literate. Good written & verbal communication skills.



If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

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