Weld Shop Manager HR4-00025

Job Purpose

The Weld Shop Manager shall plan, coordinate and manage personnel to be efficient with their job duties and maintain machinery upkeep and provide a clean environment and safe work conditions.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operation and maintenance of robotic weld machinery.
  • Apply specialized application of hardface material utilizing plasma transfer application (pta).

  • Train, supervise and coordinate activities of workers in the Hardband Welding process. 
  • Analyze work orders, blueprints to determine the need for supplies and sequence of events.
  • Requisition supplies, such as PTA powders, gas flux.
  • Inspects work to ensure specified standards and quality.

  • Responsible for hiring and training workers in operations of equipment.

  • Setup equipment for trial welds or test runs and experimental process.

  • Stay up-to-date with new techniques and/or materials used in Hardband Weld processes.

Required Skills/Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience work experience in utilizing hardband welding techniques as well as specialized application of hardface material, utilizing PTA (plasma transfer application); creating carbide tile bearings. 

  • Experience with operating and programming robotic weld equipment.

  • Strong leadership, supervisory skills, organizational, problem solving, and project management skills.

  • Ability to read Blueprints and engineering fabrication drawings.

  • Working knowledge of metal fabrication environment.

  • Working knowledge of material specifications.

  • Familiarity with OSHA standards.


Desired Skills/Experience

Experience on a Stellite robotic PTA hardface machine preferred.

Experience in developing carbide tile bearings.


** Position is eligible for relocation assistance.

Closing Date

11 June 2018

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