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Robot Laser Programmer

Job Number:  65721
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Massiv Automated Systems
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Brampton, ONTARIO, CA, L6R 4C8

Work Style: 



Job Number: 65721 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: Massiv Automated Systems 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: BRAMPTON 
Work Style:  


About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.

About the Role

MASSIV Automated Systems, an advanced technology-based division of Magna International Inc., specializes in the design and build of automated/robotic assembly lines for the automotive industry. Our areas of expertise include hemming (robotic and table top), laser welding, and assembly line welding. Our customers include other divisions within Magna and the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) such as General Motors, Chrysler and Ford. 

We are a true global supplier to the automotive industry! Our assembly lines provide a diverse range of automotive products such as doors, hoods, liftgates and underbody parts to customers in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Asia and Europe.

The Laser Robotic Programmer will be the subject matter expert for Massiv’s Robotic industrial laser systems and there setup/startup. You will be involved in laser system design and simulation as well as ensuring components selected perform safely and reliably. 

Your Responsibilities

•    Set up structure of robot and laser interface and programs
•    Configure robot IO, weld interface and program call
•    Provide robotic support and training as required
•    Support Laser cell design and safety requirements, ensure our design complies with most current industry standards
•    Support sale department on initial concepts and equipment required for new product.  
•    Work closely with Robotic Laser lead regarding projects, monitoring workload and deadlines
•    Anticipate and solve robotic Laser problems (troubleshoot)
•    Contain, report and have safety hazards fixed by qualified people immediately
•    Know how to properly lockout all energy sources, including stored energy
•    Follow all safety rules, standards and procedures at all times in all areas
•    Know what types of Personal Protective Equipment are required for the jobs in your area and always use them properly
•    Ensure that your work area is kept clean, tidy and organized at all times to prevent accidents and produce quality products
•    Report all unusual circumstances and actively participate in and support Continuous Improvements
•    Follow all ISO Standard Operating Procedures to ensure world class quality products are supplied to our customers
•    Perform other related duties as required

Who we are looking for

•    Minimum three (3) or more years of hands-on experience programming robots (Fanuc preferred)
•    Knowledge and experience with lasers for thermal welding and/or cutting processes (Remote laser welding and laser brazing)
•    Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
•    Excellent organizational skills and leadership capabilities
•    Excellent understanding of robotic coordinate systems
•    Working knowledge of communication protocols (Enet and/or Profinet)
•    Ability to delegate work and manage multiple tasks
•    Ability to work as a team member and individually
•    Sound mechanical ability to work on robot dress packages and peripheral equipment
•    Advanced knowledge of automated assembly equipment and process
•    Good understanding robot safety setup, familiar with CSA Z434 and RIA robotic safety standards
•    Good computer skills using Microsoft Word and Excel, basic 2D and 3D CAD (AutoCAD)
•    Good verbal and written communication skills
•    Ability to work as a team member and individually

Your preferred qualifications

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

•    Office and shop floor environment
•    Overtime hours may be required
•    Day/overnight and/or extended travel required to customers sites


What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

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At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

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