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Welder/Assembler
Ref No.: 18-19385
Location: Amherst, New York
Welder/Assembler
Amherst, NY
12+ Month contract


Hours: 7am-530pm 4-10 hours/day, either Mon-Thu or Tue-Fri

-Sets up and welds all parts or assemblies in a team environment using gas and electric arc welding equipment and to specified limits.
-Performs all work required to complete sub-assemblies and/or assemblies using various robotic welding processes.
-Welds parts and sub-assemblies to specifications and/or prints.
-Changes or replaces wire, nozzles, contact tubes.
-Checks results for conformance to print and/or specifications.
-Records data and/or keeps records for quality, maintenance, and/or preventive maintenance, SPC, etc.
-Works from prints, samples, sketches or verbal instructions.
-Determines proper power settings and/or wire feed for manual welding.
-Regulates gas flow as necessary for electric manual welding.
-Checks results for conformance to print and/or specifications and makes necessary corrections.
-Performs some preventive maintenance and adjustments to equipment. Instructs and assists other team members.
-Moves and positions loads.
-Cleans work area and performs other miscellaneous duties inherent to the job.
-Advises on the design of welded joints as they affect welding technique, strength of weld and cost.
-Performs quality checks visually or with the use of gauges and/or measuring devices.
-Participates in safety training.
-Accountable for safe work practices according to established plant safety policies and procedures.
-Contributes and participates on a work team including maintaining and analyzing team performance metrics as directed by Technical Associate.
-Performs semi-skilled production activities.
-Utilizes individual or team efforts, identifies existing and/or potential operation problems, generates possible solutions, evaluates those solutions through decision analysis, recommends an optimal solution and implements that solution with approval.
-Performs special project work as needed.