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Company: Prince Industries
Location: Chicago
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Job DescriptionJOB SUMMARY As a robotic operator, you will be responsible for setting-up, operating and performing work in a robotic welding cell using industrial welding robots to fabricate numerous metal parts and components according to customer specifications and pre-programmed machine control instructions. The Robotic Welding Operator will review customer drawings and specifications to accurately weld parts and metal components (using fixtures). This position reports to the Welding Lead.This position is located in Batavia, IL and is a second shift position: 2:30PM - 1:00AM, M-TH.Opportunity for OT.$1,000 signing bonus to newly hired candidates.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Plan and weld work from drawings or specifications using knowledge of robotic machine capabilities, base metals and weld processes to analyze the parts to be joined most effectively (plan, lay-out , tack, weld and fit-up parts and components according to specifications).
  • Load, set-up and operate robotic welding equipment. Envision completed part in 3D in order to execute planned welds using control software through the use of a teach pendant. Examine welds and unload parts to ensure that they meet standards and specifications to verify product quality.
  • Use hand-welding equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products that are not capable of being welded by the robotic welder.
  • Accurately read and use tape measures and verify product quality by using inspection and measuring equipment (gages, micrometers, rulers, etc.).
  • Perform basic preventative maintenance and repair and set-up to keep robotic welders running smoothly and to reduce downtime.
  • Complete other duties as assigned.POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
    • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)
    • 2 or more years of MIG Welding experience with Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, and Aluminum
    • 2 or more years experience in metal fabrication Fit-up and weld procedures (job shop environment). Excludes structural steel or pipe welders.
    • 2 or more years prior robotic welding experience (experience with Fanuc Robots a plus).
    • Proficient at math and computer skills: the ability to calculate fractions, dimensions, and tolerances according to customer and production specifications.
    • Proficient at reading, interpreting, and understanding weld symbols, blueprints, and drawings in order to accurately fabricate parts and components the first time.
    • Proficient at using quality inspection equipment (gages, micrometers, rulers), GD & T preferred.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.PHYSICAL DEMANDS/REQUIREMENTS
      • Stand, Walk, Sit, Squat, and/or Kneel (Constantly)
      • Handling / Fingering (Constantly)
      • Reach Outward (Frequently)
      • Reach Above Shoulder (Occasionally)
      • Lift/Carry 21-50 lbs (Occasionally)
      • Push/Pull 13-25 lbsBENEFITS
        • PTO and 9 paid holidays per year
        • Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans
        • Short and Long Term Disability Plans
        • 401(k) Retirement Plan with strong employer match
        • Company paid life insurance & AD&D
        • 100% tuition reimbursement for job relation classes
        • PPE reimbursementCompany DescriptionPrince was started by Ed Miller in 1959 as a one-man shop just outside of Chicago, Illinois. As demand for our services grew, so did we. By 1977, we expanded our capabilities to include sheet metal fabrication. A couple of years later, we implemented CNC technology. We outgrew our production facilities and moved to Carol Stream, IL, in 1997. In 2006, Prince established a new division, QP Hydraulics, which sells products into the mobile and industrial hydraulics markets.Today we operate three manufacturing facilities two in Illinois and one in Shanghai, China, and have hundreds of employees, prepared to meet the most demanding applications from quick/immediate delivery of JIT components to high-volume production components and assemblies. And, as a growth-focused firm, we are strongly committed to serving our customers future growth as well as our Jobble

Keywords: Prince Industries, Chicago , Welder, Other , Chicago, Illinois

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