As a Robot Tender at Caterpillar Inc., you will perform Robotic Welding on a diversified line of standard welds and structural assemblies in accordance with welding requirements, dimensional and alignment specifications, and process guidelines.
Job duties/Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
*Establish fabrication guidelines including tack and pre-weld specifications
*Per blueprints, robotically weld designated product to CAT quality specifications
*Position tacked weldments or fabricated components in specified fixtures maintaining process consistency
*Utilize Touch Sensing and Through Arc Seam Tracking to maintain proper weld disposition and conformity
*Develop and maintain weld parameters per print specifications and/or established quality and process guidelines
*Manage Robotic-welding cell to ensure cycle time conformance, on time delivery, and 5S requirements
*Program, edit, and operate Robotic-welding system
*Under general supervision, instructions provided on new work, variations, fit-up, programming and editing, welding difficulties
*Responsible for process and final inspection of all products within that work cell
*Work requires all necessary preparation work including pre-inspected qualified tacked weldments; gun and torch prep, and proper weld parameters.
*·Work requires all necessary safety devices, material handling devices, robot operational features to be used in accordance with set guidelines
*All other duties as assigned by your supervisor
*High School diploma and/or equivalent and one to two years of vocational trade school, plus three to four years of diversified welding
*Reading and working from blueprints, programming and editing complex weldments, operating a highly technical robot, and work with select weld processes
*Knowledge of welding methods, programming logic, welds parameters, and highly technical equipment
*Having extensive experience in welding and fabrication
*Highly skilled welders who are fully trained in the programming, operation, and management of a *Robotic welding cell
*Welding Tech Degree
At Caterpillar, we share a single set of values that unite our company - integrity, excellence, teamwork and commitment.
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Feb 17, 2013, 12:59:59 AM
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