Waterloo, IA

$55,000.00 - $75,000.00

Robotic Welder/Programmer

Robotic Welder/Programmer

Location: Waterloo, Iowa

Salary: $55-75K plus bonus

Job Summary:

The Robotic Welder/Programmer role is responsible for operating and programming robotic welding equipment in order to maximize run time. This includes programming the robotic welders, diagnosing and troubleshooting equipment failures, and recommending process and technical improvements. The ideal candidate will have experience in a technical service field and a passion to stay up-to-date with industry developments.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and optimize robotic welding programs based on engineering drawings, specifications, and production requirements.
  • Utilize programming languages such as G-code or proprietary robotic programming languages to create efficient and accurate welding paths.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to understand project requirements and make necessary adjustments to robotic programs.
  • Set up and calibrate robotic welding systems, ensuring proper alignment and functionality.
  • Conduct routine maintenance and troubleshooting of robotic welding equipment to ensure optimal performance.
  • Collaborate with maintenance teams to address any technical issues or malfunctions promptly.
  • Monitor and inspect welded components to ensure they meet quality standards and specifications.
  • Implement quality control processes and make necessary adjustments to robotic programs to achieve consistent weld quality.
  • Identify and rectify any defects or inconsistencies in the welding process.
  • Adhere to and enforce safety protocols and guidelines for robotic welding operations.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of robotic welding programs, adjustments, and maintenance activities.
  • Generate reports on production output, efficiency, and any issues encountered during the welding process.

Education & Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Technical certification or degree in welding technology or a related field is a plus.
  • Prior experience troubleshooting robotic/welding equipment.
  • Prior experience programming welding and robotic welding processes, procedures.
  • Prior experience working with inspection and sampling of incoming parts and raw materials.
  • Proficiency in written, verbal, presentation, and communications skills.

Salary: $55,000.00 - $75,000.00

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