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Welding Technician
Ref No.: 18-19874
Location: Munhall, Pennsylvania
This position is focused on the tasks associated with supporting the development and improvement of welding assessments for products in the automotive, construction, and tubular areas.
This individual will have the responsibility for preparing sample material, performing various welding operations, and communicating data and results to the Research and Automotive Center Engineering staff.
Additional tasks may include: routine maintenance of welding equipment, and operation of sample handling equipment.
Above all, the individual is expected to be able perform any and all tasks safely in an industrial laboratory environment.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (for non-exempt jobs, indicate approximate percentage of time spent on each responsibility):
Operation of AC and DC spot welder to conduct weldability evaluations of steel sheet materials
Read drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures for welding experiments
Conduct weldability evaluations per provided procedures
Operation of Gas metal arc welding (GMAW) equipment
Operation of hand tools and power tools such as punch presses, band saws, and power shears.
Operation of computer controlled test equipment, e.g., laser welder, laser cutter, water jet cutter, etc....
Perform routine maintenance and upkeep of welding equipment. Must keep track of parts required and order them as needed.