Your toolkit has a sweet combination of hands-on skills backed by some wicked brainpower. You know this stuff and – even better – you can DO it. That’s the kind of people we like at Kapco. Thinkers and doers. Like you.
Position: Welding Engineer
Job Location: Grafton, WI
Starting Date: TBD
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type: Full time
Work Hours (shift): Various M-F including Saturdays.
Starting Salary: Depends on experience
Salary/Benefit Notes: Medical, Dental, 401(K), Profit Sharing, Vacations, Paid Holidays
Required Experience: Prior industrial automation, weld fixture design and/or welding experience.
Preferred Education: A technical degree mechanical engineering or welding is a plus. Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) qualification desired
If you are driven to succeed with a passion for the professional growth and development of others, our employee-focused company may have the right opportunity for you. Kapco Inc. is looking for a Welding Engineer at our Milwaukee area location. The ideal candidate for this position would be able to do the following:
Reviews welding requirements to keep Kapco compliant to our customer’s welding requirements; this includes welder certification and equipment calibration. Champion new weldments throughout the PPAP process. Develop and maintain required AWS documentation. Support the weld department with technical guidance when robotic equipment is down and/or malfunctioning.
Create/update internal documents for new weldments; i.e. Assign asset number to new fixtures, assign fixture locations, create NWFR (New Weld Fixture Reports), Create setup sheets for manual and robotic weldments, updates CAD files to reflect final weld fixture changes and provides special notes for the Engineering Master.
Design weld fixtures for new weldments. Process improvements; reviews weld settings, travel speeds, robotic sequencing, cell layout, sub-component packaging and material handling. Machines, builds and fits-up new weld fixtures. Review/Evaluate cycle-times; breaks down every motion within a weldment, updates the estimating group of all discrepancies. Train new robotic programmers. Support robotic programming as needed. Other duties as assigned.
Kapco is setting new standards for innovation, efficiency and quality in the metal stamping industry. Our company offers advancement opportunities, a goal-oriented compensation structure, excellent benefits and a secure future. If you like what you see…explore more!
Kapco is an EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability.