Plant Welding Engineer

Location: Cleveland, TN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $100,000.00 - $125,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 2/12/2019
Job ID: 02657369
Job Description
Plant Welding Engineer Summary:
The Plant Welding Engineer will provide technical welding support for the manufacturing facility.  They will work in a team oriented environment to reduce scrap, improve quality, safety, etc.  Successful candidate must be hands-on and be able to work well with production associates.

Plant Welding Engineer Job Responsibilities:
  • Assist with developing welding policies and procedures.
  • Prepare layouts, drawings, sketches, etc.
  • Have a regular presence on the shop floor. 
  • Keep up to date with best practice manufacturing and welding standards with regards to metal cutting and fabrication.
  • Provide technical assistance to engineering, production, etc.
  • Works closely with production associates to solve problems and continuously improve processes.
  • Be actively involved in improvement projects, lean events, internal auditing, etc.
  • Investigates, suggests, and implements cost saving projects or value added engineered projects.
  • Verify all product critical characteristics are addressed and validated.
  • Updates work instructions, FMEA’s, control plans and capability studies.
  • Follows safety regulations and enforces compliance with company safety rules and regulations. 
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering is required.
  • 5 years experience as a welding engineer.
  • Must have working experience in a manufacturing assembly facility.
  • Working knowledge of metallurgy.
  • Strong proficiency with computer skills.
  • Knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma concepts.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Excellent business ethics and integrity.