An excellent opportunity is now available for the following position:

Welding Robot Integrator

THE ROLE

The successful candidate will be responsible to commission, program, and assist with the design of robotic systems. He/she will be expected to commission robot arm/controllers and any peripheral equipment controlled by the robot. A key aspect of the role will be to write robot software and programs per customer specifications. He/she will work with Controls and Design Engineers to prove out, debug the system, address and follow up on any issues.

REQUIREMENTS

  • The successful candidate with hold a level 6 qualification in engineering, welding trade or equivalent mechanical related discipline.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with welding manufacturing process equipment required, including robot programming.
  • Strong ability to be able to read and interpret blueprints and welding symbols.
  • Must be able to use and read measuring equipment related to welding and weldment inspection.
  • Knowledge of basic machining practices and materials as well as general mechanical knowledge.
  • Experience and/or training with other robot manufacturers, an advantage.
  • Robotic simulation or controls experience a plus.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft office such as Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team in a busy environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO

  • Work within a team to lead the setup of Robotic welding cells within the Company.
  • Commissioning of KUKA Robot Systems from an “out of the box” state.
  • Set up fixture and program weld paths along with other welding parameters for efficient production runs.
  • Interact with various levels in the Company to design and fabricate fixtures.
  • Program robots to specification and designed process, using platforms e.g. KUKA SIM, keeping in mind safety, quality, cycle time and adherence to standards.
  • Develop robot programming techniques to utilise the equipment to its full potential.
  • Test, debug and problem solve any issues that arise during the production run ensuring root cause analysis of machine and weld issues.
  • Ensure all inspection and test results are recorded.
  • Communicate and liaise closely with the team, internal departments, customers on queries/follow up required during all stages of the Robotic welding process, to ensure customer deadlines are achieved in an effective and efficient manner.
  • Start-up and debug equipment at customer facility.
  • Travel to end user for final installation commissioning and as required throughout the Project.
  • Production support at customer facility.
  • Ensure that all welding and testing equipment is operating as per manufacturer’s specifications and at peak performance
  • Act as a mentor for other Welding Robot personnel that join the team.
  • Maintain an awareness of welding developments within industry and potential new market areas.
  • Ensure preventative maintenance is carried out on equipment.
  • Maintain work area in a clean, neat and orderly condition.
  • Complete records and follow procedures in accordance with the Quality Management System.
  • Ensure all duties are carried out adhering to health and safety policy.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in highly progressive, dynamic and team orientated environment, please submit your CV to careers@designproautomation.com or contact the HR Department on +353 (0)69 63842 Ext. 312 for further information.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday 2nd April, 2019.

 

DesignPro is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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