Position Summary: The Robotic Weld Programmer will program and operate all aFe welding and cutting robots as well as advise and work with fixture builders to ensure fixtures are built in consideration of robot welds.
Essential Roles & Responsibilities (other responsibilities may be assigned):
Programs, sets up and operates robotic weld and/or cutting equipment.
Creates robotic programs for welding and cutting robots, based on sample part parameters.
Ensures that all off-line or on-line robot programs developed are efficient and that they adhere to the standards and specifications.
Performs change overs to weld steel or aluminum.
Visually inspects all welds to ensure conformance to specifications.
Contributes to and advises on fixture design and fabrication to ensure conformance with robot weld requirements.
Robotically welds fabrications with minimal hand welding operations.
Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows safety regulations.
Wears all required PPE in accordance with safety regulations and manufacturing standards.
Ability to comprehend and follow simple written and verbal instructions and procedures
Knowledge in programming and operating robotic welding and cutting equipment.
Advanced use of shop tools and measuring equipment.
Welding (MIG/TIG); and metal fabrication
Shop math skills: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimal/fraction conversions, volume/area.
Effective verbal communication skills.
Education and Experience:
High School Diploma or GED required with 3-5 years welding (MIG/TIG) experience and 1-2 years robot programming or a relevant combination of education and/or experience.
Progressive experience in fabrication and fixture design.
Internal Number: 2021-006
About Advanced Flow Engineering, Inc.
Since its inception in 1999, advanced FLOW engineering, inc. (aFe POWER) has grown to be the premiere manufacturer of high-performance aftermarket solutions for the automotive consumer and enthusiast market, specializing in adding horsepower and improving performance on a wide range of vehicle applications for cars and trucks – on and off-road. From aFe's initial proprietary air filter media which started it all to our current product lines that include filtration, intake and exhaust systems, drivetrain solutions, and suspension products, we channel decades of collective experience into producing the highest quality automotive performance products on the market today. aFe team members enjoy a fast-paced, high energy environment and a culture of collaboration that enables them to develop new skills, meet tough challenges and deliver superior results. In addition to competitive compensation packages, team members enjoy a full range of benefits, company events, trade shows, product discounts, aFe gear and more! Check us out at www.afepower.com!