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Weld Technician Maintenance- OFF SHIFT

Job Number:  57455
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Magna Electric Vehicle Structures
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

St. Clair, MICHIGAN, US, 48079

Group Description

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.


What MEVS Offers

At Magna Electric Vehicle Structures - Michigan, company culture is central to the work experience. Employees at MEVS enjoy many different company benefits including:

  • New clean facility
  • Opportunities due to growth
  • Continuous Improvement and Development Culture
  • A great work experience with a diverse and dedicated workforce
  • A strong focus on safety and health and wellness 
  • Three (3) levels of low costing PPO medical, dental and vision insurance (eligible after 30 days) 
  • 401(k) Plan with employer match (Immediate 100% Vested)
  • Education Reimbursement Program 
  • Company Paid Life Insurance/Accidental Death and Dependent (Spouse & Child) Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability
  • Company Paid Vacation
  • And More…

Your New Role

Under the general direction of the Shift Supervisor, the Maintenance Weld Technician works independently and confers regularly. Supports manufacturing by improving department efficiency in a safe, high quality and productive manner.  Accountable for quality and housekeeping goals by following through on open issues and ensuring that corrective action plans are in place. Responsible for a variety of tasks which ensure the efficiency and reliability of all company tooling, production equipment and processes. 

As a Weld Technician you will

  • Services, maintains, repairs, installs and tests new or existing equipment and verifies conformance to specifications. (Robot/Welding/Fixtures)
  • Completes repairs, modifications and installations as required.
  • Provides plant support in troubleshooting of process problems including root cause analysis.  Completes quality improvements as required to maintain high part quality.  Participates in cross functional teams to address reliability issues.
  • Works with production team members and other support groups, including vendors (both parts and equipment suppliers).
  • Department support for testing, repairing and calibrating electric or electronic components. Validates reliability issues with components and investigate repeat component failures.
  • Enters all breakdown details (including pictures) into the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) in a timely manner.
  • Performs preventative maintenance tasks as laid out by division and the manufacturer’s specifications.
  • Contributes to continuous improvement and cost reduction activities, especially regarding systems improvements and optimization.  Documents improvements and analyzes data to ensure effective implementation.
  • Analyze, record and chart data required for maintenance record and project. Helps to establish benchmarks and shares improvement opportunities with department Maintenance Shift Leader. 
  • Helps to prepare drawings and create material specifications for requisitions to vendors as required.
  • Assists in developing and maintaining preventative & predictive maintenance procedures.
  • Supports the implementation cross-functional training of repairs procedures.  
  • Effectively presents information and respond to questions from all interested parties

Additional Information

  • Minimum of 1 year of Fanuc or two years of other robot experience required
  • Minimum of 1 year of spot and MIG welding whether manual or automated assembly
  • Experience on the cut & etch processes an asset
  • Fanuc Robotics Training 
  • Bosch Training 
  • Training for equipment including electrical, mechanical, tooling etc.

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Port Huron
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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