Weld Technician
L&W Engineering - Grand Prairie, TX

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We are a growing Tier One Automotive supplier specializing in metal stampings & weld assemblies and we are currently in need of a Weld Technician 2nd shift at our Grand Prairie, TX location. This candidate will conduct experiments and test and evaluate data to assist engineering personnel in development and application of new or improved welding equipment, welding techniques, procedures, and practices and specifications for material heat treating by performing the following duties:

  • Reviews Destruct data and adjust process.
  • Completes planned maintenance inspections on welders assigned.
  • Makes improvements on welding process.
  • Works with quality personnel on weld quality and makes adjustments as necessary
  • Evaluates fixtures for potential weld quality issues.
  • Diagnoses and repairs weld equipment.
  • Assists engineering personnel in testing and evaluating welding equipment, metals and alloys.
  • Evaluates data and conducts experiments to improve techniques, procedures or practices.
  • Performs all duties and operates machinery & equipment according to MIOSHA standards and company procedures using required safety equipment (gloves, sleeves, ear plugs, etc.).
  • Repairs and resets weld equipment for operation.
  • Records inspection and test results and prepares and submits reports to engineering and quality personnel.
  • Punctual and regular attendance is required.
  • Able and willing to work any shift assigned.
  • Keeps work areas clean and orderly.
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities.
  • Assumes other duties as directed by supervisor.
  • Participates in correct actions as required.

Job Requirements
A successful candidate will possess the following:

  • 2 or more years of experience
  • Certificate from college or technical school preferred
  • High School diploma or G.E.D. equivalencey is required.
  • Punctual and regular attendance is required.
  • Able to work 2nd shift.

Company Overview
For 40 years, L&W has been a leading Tier I supplier in the automotive industry specializing in Metal Stampings, Welded Assemblies, Tubular Products, and Hot Stampings. L&W was formed in 1973, and since that time has grown into a dynamic and sophisticated company serving a variety of customers. L&W continues to expand operations and currently has 17 facilities operating in 4 states. Our growth and success is a direct result of the dedication and commitment of all our associates.

As reflected in our mission statement, “L&W is committed to serving our customers better everyday and providing a good job for willing workers.” We are seeking highly qualified individuals to build a career with us. No matter what team you will be working with, what you do is an important link in our ability to meet the needs of our customers. We have high expectations for L&W and for you. We look forward to a mutually rewarding and successful partnership.

L&W offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes: medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and disability insurance, flexible spending, 401(k) plan, and paid vacation and holidays.

L&W promotes a drug and alcohol free workplace.


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For 40 years, L&W has been a leading Tier I supplier in the automotive industry specializing in Metal Stampings, Welded Assemblies,...