Location: Multimatic Indiana - New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
Posted: February 13th, 2018
Multimatic’s success as a world-class automotive parts and engineering supplier is fueled by its ability to attract, motivate and inspire skilled individuals striving to make a difference. Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is a new facility near Fort Wayne, manufacturing specialized, high-strength steel structural components for automotive OEMs.
Multimatic Indiana – New Haven is seeking a 3rd Shift Weld Technician to perform assignments requiring judgment and problem solving skills relating to robotic and automated MIG welding equipment and processes. He/she will also be required to assist with related equipment setup and changeovers.
Why Work For Multimatic?
Great benefits (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time-off, & 401k)
An excellent opportunity to be part of a new plant start-up from the onset
Perhaps best known as constructor of the new Ford GT road and race cars, Multimatic's products also span a wide range of automotive mechanisms, structures and suspension systems (including Formula 1 race dampers).
Multimatic Indiana - New Haven
2808 Adams Center Road
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Adopt a specific group of cells and focus on all aspects of welding robustness for the assigned area
Teach robots points for optimum MIG weld robustness
Adjust weld fixtures to control end product dimensions and as well as MIG weld gap/robustness
Develop preventative maintenance procedures related to weld fixtures and weld guns
Improve process robustness, up-time and cycle time by researching and improving weld consumables
Maintain shim adjustment logs for assigned area
Document and improve welding parameters
Provide input in evaluation of equipment and processes
Understand incoming part quality and its effect on MIG weld/dimensional robustness
Multiple openings for off shifts (2nd shift or 3rd shift)
Willing to work overtime as needed
Perform other functions as required
Skills, Education and/or Experience
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
Prefer an associate’s degree in a technical field
Minimum of a high school diploma or general education degree (GED) with 3 years of experience in welding and welding techniques
Excellent problem solving skills and mechanical aptitude
Ability to read and documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations
Ability to solve practical problems and seal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
Ability to work without close supervision
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.