Welding Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020485
Date Posted:May 3
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
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A growing and profitable Automotive Supplier in the Adrian, Michigan area needs a Welding Engineer. This is a Direct Hire, Permanent, Full Time Position offering Competitive Compensation, Bonus, Paid Vacation and Good Benefits!


  • Facilitate the design, quotation, build and installation of all welding necessary to manufacture new products working closely with vendors and company personnel.
  • Act as champion of assigned programs’ APQP activities.
  • Produces welding techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment to problems involving fabrication of metals, utilizing knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals and metal alloys, and engineering principles.
  • Outlines plans and conducts research and development investigations to develop and test new fabrication processes and procedures
  • Improve existing or develop new welding equipment
  • Develop new or modify current welding methods, techniques, and procedures,
  • Prepares technical reports as a result of research and development and preventive maintenance investigations.
  • Creates welding procedures to guide production and welding personnel relating to specification restrictions, material processes, pre- and post-heating requirements that involve use of complex alloys, unusual fabrication methods, welding of critical joints, and complex post- heating requirements.
  • Evaluates new developments in welding field for possible application to current welding problems or production processes.
  • Directs and coordinates technical personnel in performing inspections to ensure workers' compliance with established welding procedures, restrictions, and standards; in testing welds for conformance with national code requirements; or testing welding personnel for certification.
  • Contacts personnel of other agencies, engineering personnel, or clients to exchange ideas, information, or offer technical advice concerning welding matters.
  • May perform experimental welding to evaluate new equipment, techniques, and materials.
  • Any other reasonable request made by management.
  • Contributes to a safe, clean and comfortable work environment that complements the Occupational Health and Safety Act by ensuring the principles of the 5S discipline (simplify, separate, sanitize, standardize and support) are supported and adhered to.
  • Ensures he/she is in full compliance with applicable federal, state, and local laws, while representing the company or during the use of any company provided equipment.


  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the automotive industry with welding technology experience preferred in controls and robotics
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Effective problem solving and decision making skills
  • Ability to handle multi-tasks and changing priorities
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Excellent analytical skills and exercises sound judgement
  • Novice computer skills, i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, Project,
  • Engineering Degree or Welding Engineering / Technology Certificate and Associate’s Degree is Preferred
  • Understanding and use of relevant methods and tools in all processes, and adherence to applicable standards.
  • Understanding and use of the applicable Shop floor and Office Management pillars and standards, and active participation in all applicable Shop floor and Office Management meetings and activities.
  • Understanding and use of the Behaviors in the daily relationship with other colleagues, customers and suppliers.
  • Understanding, support and participation in all tasks, trainings and development topics that will drive the company towards Lean Excellence.


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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