WELD TECHNICIAN
Cosma International
Milton, ON
Company Introduction
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Karmax Heavy Stamping is a Tier I Automotive Supplier specializing in Large Class A Body Stampings, Assembled Components and Laser Welding. Our 1 million Square Foot facility serves an OEM customer base of Assembly Plants in Ontario, Michigan, Ohio, Southern States as well as Mexico and Overseas. We are conveniently located just off the 401 in Milton, Ontario.

Job Introduction
The Weld Technician position is primarily responsible to service, maintain and test the welding equipment in the Assembly Department. This position will support production through trouble shooting problems during production and complete quality improvements as required to maintain assembly standards.

Major Responsibilities
Maintain safety standards of equipment and work area and perform all duties in a safe manner in accordance with the safety policies of Karmax.
Sets up equipment and machinery by installing and testing weld tips, fixtures, tooling and other parts as required.
Performs general maintenance on welding equipment to ensure acceptable working conditions and start-up requirements.
Responsible for installing, maintaining and upkeep of welding programs and stepper programs.
Monitors quality of welds, trained in all phases of weld resistance troubleshooting.
Make necessary adjustments to parts and machinery to ensure proper production run.
Basic robotics troubleshooting on robots.
Responsible for keeping adequate quantities of all resistance welding supplies and ordering when necessary (e.g. new tips, tip holders, cables and water tubes).
Perform other duties as required
Knowledge and Education
Grade 12 Education or GED
Community College Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering Technology – Welding and Robotics (3 year program)
Skills and Competencies
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent mathematical, analytical and organizational skills
Able to perform various computer functions (Microsoft Office, Karmax Software)
Work Environment
Must be able to work in various locations within and outside the Manufacturing Plant
Must be able to work Rotating Shifts & Weekend Overtime to meet Department Requirements with a Minimum amount of Supervision
Lifting up to 20 kgs
Exposed regularly to elements such as temperature and noise