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Orbital Welder

  • ID: 511175
  • Posted: 6/29/2022
  • Location: Niagara Falls, NY
  • Category: LI - Light Industrial
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 9 - 12 Months


Acara solutions is looking for an Orbital Welder for our client located in Niagara Falls - NY

  • Under the administrative supervision of department supervisor and technical guidance of engineering department personnel, incumbent is responsible for the operation of orbital welding and other welding equipment.
  • This role will primarily consist of Orbital Welding.
  • Orbital Welding (semi-automatic TIG tube welding) in a clean room environment, extensive setup and prep involved (operates tube trimming equipment, maintains cleanliness standards). Follows, and advises on, written setup procedures.
  • The welding technician is responsible for the operation of orbital welding and other welding equipment.
  • Operation of Tungsten, Inert Gas Welding equipment (T.I.G.), both in a manual and semi-automatic state.
  • Set-up, adjust equipment, operate, part inspection, and perform various preventative maintenance routines.
  • Participate in electronic and mechanical modifications to equipment.
  • Work from "welding schedule" and worksheets, defining voltage, amperage, and travel distance.
  • These "operator aids" require interpolation to meet specific job requirements.
  • Operator "techniques" are critical in considering alignment, distance, slope control, power settings, geometry of weld and proximity to edge.
  • Incumbent is responsible for the assembly of weld process related hardware and fixture installation.  
  • Additionally, responsibility includes creating a weld sample, preparing it for inspection and inspecting the results under a microscope to verify requirements.  
  • The parts and fixtures are also inspected under a microscope for weld requirements and workmanship quality.  
  • Parts needed dimensional inspection, utilizing but not limited to a drop gage and indicator.
  • Set-ups are exacting and frequently complicated involving precise part(s) utilizing various height gauges, plates, measuring instruments, and fixturing.
  • Work will involve many diversified production and prototype parts and bodies which generally are completely machined at time of welding.
  • Determine operating requirements for voltage, temperature, position, time, capacities.
  • When precise instructions are not available. Set, monitor, and adjust numerous controls for each weld, dependent on type of material and set-up.  
  • Some setups needed CNC programming and utilize mathematics, including trigonometry.
  • Technician is needed to become familiar with operation of equipment and welding processes, properties of materials to initiate prototype work, perform complex welds and report results.
  • Be observant for unusual conditions and report to supervisor or engineering.

Pay and Benefits:

  • The Salary for this position is $28.00 per hour (Max Pay rate).
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Associate degree in Welding Technology
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in all phases of production and engineering type welding and equipment.

Additional Information:

  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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