Full-Time

Weld Technician

Posted on 6/18/2024

Challenge Manufacturing

Challenge Manufacturing

1,001-5,000 employees

Global Tier 1 supplier of automotive structures

Automotive & Transportation

Entry

Pontiac, MI, USA

Requirements
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Able to stand for 8-10 hours a day
  • Physically capable of performing the essential functions of the position
Responsibilities
  • Follow all safety procedures and protocols while servicing or maintaining equipment
  • Mentor and support Weld Technician trainees
  • Machine cleaning
  • Proficiency and understanding of the use of hand measurement tools
  • Perform weld tip/cap changes and weld gun maintenance
  • Perform change over process of stationary welders, change out cells, automated cells
  • Perform preventative maintenance on fixtures and cells including proper lubrication of components
  • Able to run Red Rabbit process and troubleshoot issues if a failure occurs
  • Basic understanding of weld fixture adjustment process
  • Understanding of types, uses, replacement and setup of common sensors
  • Basic welding technology troubleshooting
  • Plex utilization
  • Basic welding
  • Basic knowledge of dispense systems
  • Nut feeder operational understanding and adjustment
  • Basic cell resets
  • Touching up of robotic programmed points within a program
Challenge Manufacturing

Challenge Manufacturing

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Challenge Manufacturing, a leading global Tier 1 supplier of automotive structures, excels in employing advanced automated assembly, high-speed progressive stamping, and various welding techniques. These technical proficiencies ensure high-quality production, making it an exemplary workplace for those interested in cutting-edge manufacturing processes and technological advancements in the automotive industry. The company's leadership in these key production areas highlights its commitment to excellence and innovation, providing a dynamic and forward-thinking environment for its employees.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$100M

Headquarters

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Founded

1981

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

42%