Weld Engineer
Description

Are you a Weld Engineer interested in furthering your career to become an integral part of an organization's manufacturing processes? 


Ushers Machine and Tool Co., Inc., an Aalberts surface technologies company, has a great opportunity to add a Weld Engineer to the team! At Ushers, you can enjoy a diverse workload within the Industrial Gas Turbine industry leading projects all while contributing to the organizational growth of the company! We are a mid-sized organization with expansion in our midst! Be a part of the growth without getting lost amongst many. 


*PLEASE NOTE: This position requires a 4-year verifiable degree from an accredited institution in Weld Engineering, Welding Technology or other applicable discipline 

  

Compensation commensurate with industry standards: Begin earning $90,000 a year or more, depending on your level of experience!

Thorough Benefits Package: paid time off (PTO), available medical, dental, and vision insurance for both employees and their families. Also offered: tuition assistance, two weeks of vacation to start, 11 paid Company holidays, and participation in a 401k plan with a company match (4%).

Career Advancement Opportunities: This is an excellent opportunity to take ownership of your career! 

Relocation Assistance: Exploring the idea of moving? We'll provide some support to help you settle in the Greenville, SC area.

Work/Life Balance: Monday to Friday role, working from 8 am to 5 pm,  ensuring time with your family  


Interested? Keep reading to learn more and apply today! 


JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for providing weld engineering technical expertise, guidance, and oversight for 

manufacturing and engineering projects in a precision manufacturing environment; reviewing and improving upon existing procedures/methods to enhance function and profitability; development and integration of new 

technologies and techniques; development and maintaining welder/welding qualifications and welding 

fixtures. 


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Provide welding engineering technical support to Engineering, Quality and Manufacturing to meet or exceed all applicable industry standards, codes, specifications and customer requirements i.e. ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, AWS, API, CSA, ISO and NACE. 
  •  Manage and oversee welder and welding procedure qualifications and generate welding procedures to assist manufacturing and welding personnel; coordinate testing of weld samples at outside laboratories; maintain welder and weld certification database.
  •  Review vendor (sub-tier) welding procedures, processes and documentation in order to determine applicable welding code, design, practices and quality requirements are met.
  •  Confer with manufacturing engineering, quality and operations teams to determine concept/design weld requirements and feasibility/profitability for existing and potential new business; support manufacturing operations team i.e. providing input for methods, routers, process flow, equipment, fixtures, tooling, etc.
  •  Research and investigate new developments in the field of welding for application to remedy or improve existing welding procedures and processes.
  •  Lead integration, implementation, installation and qualification/certification of new equipment/methods
  •  Plan, conduct, track and report welding engineering investigations; coordinate failure (FMEA) and root cause analysis on welding related issues.
  • Proficiency and practical knowledge/experience in welding processes with automated, semi-automated and manual welding: i.e. Electron Beam, Laser, SMAW, FCAW, GMAW, GTAW, ERW, and SAW of carbon, stainless steel and nickel-based alloys as well as the joining of dissimilar metals through these processes

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILIITES:

  •  Not applicable


Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • REQUIRED: Minimum verifiable (4) year degree in Weld Engineering, Welding Technology or other applicable discipline
  • 3-5 years of applicable welding engineering and project management experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Fundamental knowledge of NDE including the ability to detect, categorize, quantify, and prevent/resolve welding defects
  • Experience with SolidWorks a plus

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Preferred AWS Certified Welding Engineer, CWI Certification, or requisite experience to obtain and CWI required