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Weld Engineer

Location: Multimatic Indiana - New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

Posted: September 2nd, 2019

MULTIMATIC NEW HAVEN; Structures & Suspension Group recently established its manufacturing presence in Fort Wayne, IN. We are searching for a dynamic & highly technical individual(s) who desires to join an energetic and dedicated team in a high tech, state-of-the-Art environment.

CURRENTLY, WE HAVE THREE (3) OPEN POSITIONS FOR WELD ENGINEERS – WELD EXPERTS

Multimatic is a global enterprise supplying engineered components, systems and services to the automotive industry. The company’s success has been fueled by its ability to attract and motivate a team of highly skilled and passionate individuals who want to make a difference. With expanding facilities around the world, including in Canada, the US, the UK, Germany, Mexico, Australia, Japan and China, there is always room in Multimatic’s growing team for people who share a dedication to technical excellence, quality and enthusiasm.

Why Work For Multimatic?

  • Great benefits (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time-off, & 401k)
  • Tuition Assistance for Apprenticeships & continuing education programs
  • An excellent opportunity to be part of a new plant expansion
  • 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)

FACILITY ADDRESS:

Multimatic New Haven

2808 Adams Center Road

Fort Wayne, Indiana USA 46803

Position Overview

Reviews customer contract specifications, drawings and code requirements to determine the welding requirements for procedure and personnel qualifications in accordance with project specific requirements.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES       

    • Initiate procurement action by preparing and processing purchase orders for all weld material tests and all welder performance and procedure qualification sample testing
    • Develop and qualify welding procedure specifications (WPS) and related procedure qualification records (PQR). Set up and maintain master weld program files
    • Set up and maintain record of welder or welding operator qualification tests for each welder’s qualification file
    • Prepare and issue/maintain operator qualification matrix and training schedules
    • Assist in Engineering, Quality and Estimating departments with any technical issues regarding welding and fabrication requirements for projects
    • Apply knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals and metal alloys to develop welding techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment to problems involving fabrication of metals
    • 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
    • Identify and evaluate latest welding equipment, materials and techniques for possible application to shop welding practices or production processes
    • Serve as customer contact for technical issues regarding welding 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 quality requirements are achieved and maintained in compliance with established welding procedures and standards in testing welds for conformance with national code requirements; or testing welding personnel for certification

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor of Science in metallurgical/materials engineering, or welding/materials engineering technology with additional relevant experience
  • Minimum of 10 years welding related experience, including welding metallurgy experience, in automotive manufacturing environment
  • Robotic welding experience is a must (example; ABB, Motoman, etc.)
  • Understanding of electrical controls circuitry and schematics
  • Working knowledge of MIG and Resistance welding processes. AHSS steels and HFI experience is a plus
  • Results oriented, Ability to take a hands on approach with strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work will with others, organized with good communication skills in a fast paced work environment
  • AWS certification is a plus

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.
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