Welding Robot Operators – Day Shift – Woodstock, ON

Day Shift (5 x 8 hour shifts per week, Monday to Friday)

Tigercat is a privately owned, innovative, state-of-the-art, growing, Canadian company that designs, manufactures and assembles premium quality, purpose-built forestry equipment for felling, transporting, processing, and loading tree-length and cut-to-length timber. We are growing rapidly, with 1800+ employees across 10 plants in southwestern Ontario.

View our product line-up here and take a look at our machines in action on YouTube.

Job Description

§ Set-up and operate Wolf brand welding robots to complete production requirements

§ Gather required tools, equipment and materials in work area. Hand carts, forklift or crane may be required to maneuver tools, equipment and materials

§ Use hand, air, and power tools, cutting torch, plasma cutters and welding machines

§ Read and interpret shop drawings and blueprints

§ Weld materials to complete assembly, ensuring quality through specified dimensions

§ Inspection of all welds to ensure conformance to specifications

§ Manually weld any areas not accessible to the robot or areas the robot missed

§ Examine work pieces for defects and conformance with specifications

§ Removal of completed parts from work area and preparation for next production stage

§ Completion of paperwork as required

§ Perform regular operating maintenance

Skills & Experience

§ Expertise experience in assembly, fabrication and welding

§ Read and interpret welding blueprints, drawings specifications, manuals and processes, operating policies, procedures and instructions

§ Effective problem solving skills with the ability to make sound decisions

§ Good level of manual dexterity and hand / eye coordination

§ Ability to bend, crouch, and kneel as well as the ability to reach below, at and above shoulder height to repair and fabricate

§ Knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing practices

§ Positive attitude through effective and friendly communication

What We Can Offer You

§ Progressive health and safety program

§ Family oriented company

§ Interesting and challenging work and projects

§ Opportunity to see and be involved with our products from start to finish

§ Competitive Wages and Profit Sharing

§ RRSP Matching Program

§ Skills development and training reimbursement

§ Company paid healthcare benefits and Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP)

Only those selected for interviews will be contacted. We thank you for your application!

Tigercat Industries Inc. strives to create a respectful, accessible and inclusive work environment. Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact Human Resources for assistance.