Welding Technicians for Automotive Manufacturing Facility, Pretoria – Ref: 1206010-1

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Ref: 1206010-1

Job Description:

A world-class, state-of-the-art vehicle manufacturing facility is looking to appoint multiple Welding Technicians.

Minimum requirements:

  • Technical Diploma (N4-N6): Mechanical / Welding Engineering
  • 3-4 Years Part / Product Assembly Experience.
  • 3-5 Years Relevant Experience in the Automotive Industry
  • Experience With NDT (non-destructive testing) And Macro Etching Process Would Be Advantageous.

Position details:
Type: Permanent
Reports to: Area Manager
Primary purpose: Welding technicians are the link between the welder and the engineer and work to improve a wide variety of welding processes. As part of their duties, they may supervise, inspect, and find applications for the welding processes. A welding technician uses gas metal arc welding equipment to bond metals together to form component parts. As a welding technician, your job duties include welding different metal pieces together, cutting metal components down to size, and performing processes for finishing metal parts.
Responsibilities / accountabilities:

  • Automotive Assembly Process Knowledge And Experience
  • Knowledge of incoming materials quality standards by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; rejecting and returning unacceptable materials
  • Hand and Power Tool Operational Experience
  • Welding Experience And Working Knowledge
  • Automotive Assembly Process Knowledge And Experience
  • Knowledge Of Welding Procedures and Processes
  • Perform Visual And Test Inspections On Welded Sub-Assemblies And Complete Assemblies
  • Record Readings And Generate Reports From Inspection Data
  • Analyse And Identify Defects
  • Ensure Preventative And Repair Methods Are Adhered To

Performance measures/ success criteria:

  • Focus on quality and maintain concentration with a high level of attention to detail and accuracy by ensuring weld quality.
  • Take an analytical approach to solving problems through systematic monitoring and checking of information to meet standards and ensuring parts and welding meet specifications.
  • Set-up and operate welding and joining processes for lab tests, and perform welding experiments
  • Work in cross-functional engineering teams to develop and test new products
  • Conduct field service activities for department and business units.
  • Support related manufacturing requirements
  • Interpret welding related requirements and troubleshoot welding problems
  • Be committed to learning and continuous improvement through data interpretation and analysis driving kaizens.
  • Work with and respect others by working flexibly and collaboratively, maintaining effective professional relationships with clear organizational and personal benefits and showing commitment to equality and diversity

Location (country, city): Pretoria, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

Knowledge, skills and abilities (KSA):

  • Data driven and analytical
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Must have good problem-solving skills
  • Measurement Systems Analysis Using Digital Equipment Necessary
  • Computer Literate with knowledge of excel and various CAD applications and protocols
  • Interpret welding related requirements and troubleshoot welding problems

Qualifications and experience:

  • Technical Diploma (N4-N6): Mechanical / Welding Engineering
  • 3-4 Years Part / Product Assembly Experience.
  • 3-5 Years Relevant Experience in the Automotive Industry
  • Experience With NDT (non-destructive testing) And Macro Etching Process Would Be Advantageous.

 This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Welding Technicians for Automotive Manufacturing Facility, Pretoria – Ref: 1206010-1

Welding Technicians for Automotive Manufacturing Facility

Welding Technicians for Automotive Manufacturing Facility

 

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