Robotic Welding Technician

JOB DESCRIPTION

A Robotic Welding Technician will report to the Plant responsible for increasing company profitability and improving employee working conditions by providing manufacturing departments with well-maintained equipment, while ensuring quality and ability to meet production requirements.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Set-up and teach robots as required
  • Troubleshoot and adjust robots, weld controllers, etc. using PLC’s and HMI
  • Assist with changeover of equipment, components, and tooling
  • Provide support to production in order to ensure a smooth production run: i.e Setup, toolchange, problem solving
  • Adjust MIG, Spot, and Arc Brazing welding schedules on Medar, Lincoln, Fronius and Panasonic weld controllers
  • Maintain equipment to ensure machines produce quality parts
  • Responsible for daily preventative maintenance
  • Assisting in the implementation of continuous improvement activities
  • Work in a safe manner at all times
  • Works in compliance with TS16949 standards.
  • Maintains due diligence in regard to environmental matters, minimize any potentially harmful accidents and work in compliance with ISO 14001. Will follow the environmental guidelines for aspects as outlined in the job training requirements.
  • Will work in compliance with all legislative requirements of MIOSHA and will be accountable for specific Health & Safety responsibilities

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Post secondary diploma from a technical college in Robotic Welding, Electro-Mechanical, or Automation.
  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical and mechanical issues
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience
  • Must have very strong PLC skills
  • Experience working with Motoman & Fanuc robots, and Allen Bradley PLC’s
  • Must be able to work independently and prioritize tasks
  • Strong problem solving techniques
  • Ability to read blue prints
  • Ability to interact with all levels of employees in the organization
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must be flexible with working hours
  • Must be able to pass criminal background check and drug screen

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED).

LOCATION

Jackson, MI

Mechanical Design Engineer

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Complete tasks as assigned by Engineering Manager.
  • Calculate and lay out dimensions, angles, curvature, and relationship of parts and components using standard drafting practices, equipment configurations and manufacturing technology.
  • Create multiple view detail drawings using computer-aided design equipment.
  • Confer with internal engineering and sales personnel relative to machine specifications, design information, machine capabilities, concepts and problems.
  • Complete/document engineering changes, changes to design of parts, revising drawings and bill of materials to maintain updated drawings according to drafting procedures.
  • Prepare Bill of Materials listing parts to purchase or fabricate for assembly.
  • Draft multiple-view assembly, sub-assembly and layout drawings required for assembly and repair of machines and equipment.
  • Respond to questions from manufacturing personnel or detailers related to clarification of assembly and detail drawings.
  •  Select commercial hardware and components as identified by design engineer or team leader.
  • Review project milestones weekly to ensure timely execution of milestones.

QUALIFICATIONS

  •  CAD experience required (AutoCAD and Inventor preferred)
  • Experience with designing packaging machinery, plus an in-depth knowledge of product handling, machine capabilities and assembly principles.
  • Use of mathematics together with the analytical use of engineering charts, tables, and use of various type of precision measuring instruments.
  • A good knowledge of assembly principles, and machining capabilities
  • Strong people skills, with the ability to direct efforts of others and work harmoniously within a team.
  • Ability to handle and coordinate multiple projects

LOCATION

  Jackson,  MI

Maintenance TECHNICIAN

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Maintenance Technician will report to the Plant Manager responsible for maintaining all production equipment and facilities while performing all PM checks and procedures as scheduled. The Maintenance Technician will also assist with set up and changeovers.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Troubleshoot and resolve problems with assembly department equipment such as: motors, welding robots, etc.
  • Assist with changeover of equipment, components, and tooling
  • Provide support to production in order to ensure a smooth production run
  • Maintain equipment to ensure machines produce quality parts
  • Responsible for daily preventative maintenance
  • Assisting in the implementation of continuous improvement activities
  • Work in a safe manner at all times
  • Works in compliance with TS16949 standards.
  • Maintains due diligence in regard to environmental matters, minimize any potentially harmful accidents and work in compliance with ISO 14001. Will follow the environmental guidelines for aspects as outlined in the job training requirements.
  • Will work in compliance with all legislative requirements of MIOSHA and will be accountable for specific Health & Safety responsibilities

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION

  •  High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Minimum 5+ yrs experience in the repair of production equipment, preferably for an automotive parts manufacturer
  • Post secondary diploma from a technical college
  • Journeyman certification an asset
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical and electrical issues
  • Experience working with PLC’s
  • Must be able to work independently and prioritize tasks
  • Strong problem solving techniques
  • Ability to read blue prints
  • Ability to interact with all levels of employees in the organization
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be flexible with working hours
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must be able to pass criminal background check, and drug test.

LOCATION

Jackson, MI

5-Axis CNC Lathe Programmer

Job Description

Under general supervision the CNC Programmer performs essential duties to ensure that parts are machine to the proper specifications. Candidate may also work closely with the Engineering and Assembly personnel to provide in process trouble-shooting as well as evaluate the quality of the finished product. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Reviews set up documents and specifications to determine setup procedure, machining sequence and dimensions
  • Reads complex blueprints, bill of materials and other specifications to determine product requirements
  • Assemble cutting tools in tool holders and position in machine spindles as specified using hand tools or insert cutting tools
  • Selects fixtures, part holding, and tooling to machine parts as necessary
  • Adjust machine speeds and feeds and change cutters to machine parts according to specifications
  • Confirms conformance of finished work to specifications, using measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, dial indicators and gauges
  • Identifies workmanship and material defects and deficiencies and initiates program changes when required
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Position may require overtime, weekend and holidays, as needed

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Must have MasterCam experience
  • Live Tooling experience required
  • Basic math and computing knowledge, to include word processing and email
  •  Knowledge of general safety procedures
  • Ability to meet production requirements as specified

LOCATION

Jackson, MI

CNC Machine Operator

Job Description

Under general supervision the machine operator performs essential duties to ensure that parts are machine to the proper specifications. Candidate may also work closely with the Engineering and Assembly personnel to provide in process trouble-shooting as well as evaluate the quality of the finished product. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Reviews set up documents and specifications to determine setup procedure, machining sequence and dimensions
  • Reads complex blueprints, bill of materials and other specifications to determine product requirements
  • Assemble cutting tools in tool holders and position in machine spindles as specified using hand tools or insert cutting tools
  • Selects fixtures, part holding, and tooling to machine parts as necessary
  • Adjust machine speeds and feeds and change cutters to machine parts according to specifications
  • Confirms conformance of finished work to specifications, using measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, dial indicators and gauges
  • Identifies workmanship and material defects and deficiencies and initiates program changes when required
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Position may require overtime, weekend and holidays, as needed

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to setup a machine and run the job with minimal supervision
  • Basic math and computing knowledge, to include word processing and email
  •  Knowledge of general safety procedures
  • Knowledge of G,D & T
  • Ability to meet production requirements as specified

LOCATION

Jackson & Albion, MI

Education & Experience

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Two years of CNC manufacturing experience

General Labor

Job Description

General Laborers must have physical strength, endurance, and hand eye coordination and are able to multi-task. The ability to understand and communicate information is vital to your role as an Xcel Staffing employee. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Regularly lift/and or move up to 40lbs
  • Climb, push, or pull items. (Hoists, lifts, and other equipment will be available for assistance when needed)
  • Knowledge of related tools, materials, and equipment specific to your job
  • Proper PPE (personal protective equipment) including steel toed boots, safety glasses, and ear protection
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Position may require overtime, evenings, weekends, and holidays, as needed

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  •  Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Understand and communicate information vital to your position
  • Basic math and computing knowledge
  • Knowledge of general safety procedures
  • Ability to meet production requirements as specified

Education & Experience

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Specialized skills (including a manufacturing background) have the best opportunities  

LOCATION

Jackson & Albion, MI - All 3 shifts available

Administrative assistant

JOb Description

Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. May also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assists the CEO and Executives by performing secretarial, minor executive duties and extra projects as assigned
  • Answers the telephone, screens and fields calls, taking messages for the CEO, as needed
  • Handles all correspondence directed to the CEO and other Executive
  • Creates and maintains administrative files
  • Answers routine correspondence on own initiative
  • Interacts with all levels as a source of information and coordination
  • Coordinate scheduling, presentations and meeting
  • Updates and maintains corporate documents and files
  • Monitors and orders supplies to be used by Administration personnel
  • Assists Executives in an administrative capacity, providing information and/or administrative services, such as typing documents, as requested
  • Operates PC, performing typing duties

Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in Business or related field, highly desire

Judgment & Planning Initiative Required

 Position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact, discretion and diplomacy.

  • Must be highly organized, adept at proofreading, and the use of grammar and punctuation
  • Able to effectively manage multiple tasks with efficiency
  • Pleasant phone manner, exceptional communication skills and an ability to interact with individuals at all levels of the clinic, required

Skills/Job Knowledge

  • Must have advanced knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

LOCATION

Jackson, MI

Maintenance Technician

Conventional and Fineblanking presses

Responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production equipment. Conventional stamping/Fineblanking presses, sander/brush machines, and double disk grinders.

DUTIES & Responsibilities

  • Electrical and controls. Some background in electrical is required
  • Hydraulic and pneumatic
  • Mechanical repairs
  • Welding and fabrication
  • Basic plumbing
  • Computer skills helpful
  • Ability to read schematics
  • Preform PM's, planned repairs and breakdown repairs
  • Operate crane and fork trucks
  • Must be flexible and follow detailed instructions

Our Ideal candidate has the following experience

  • High School Diploma
  • Some trade school or college
  • 2 years production maintenance experience or more
  • Must be highly motivated and able to work independently

LOCATION

Jackson, MI

Receptionist

Performs various office tasks and welcomes visitors. Other duties may be assigned

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operate phone switchboard servicing entire plant operations
  • Receive visitors at reception lobby, notify company representative for whom visit is intended and receive and record pertinent information
  • Ensure participation and cooperation in company implemented ESHA programs
  • Follow all company safety rules
  • May do some general typing, filing and other office functions
  • Open and sort daily mail and overnight deliveries
  • Process outgoing mail daily

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • 1-3 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

LOCATION

Jackson & Albion, MI