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PeopleReady Robotic Welder in Fergus Falls, Minnesota

Job Description

Utilizes Robots to lay out, fit up, and weld raw material, fabricated, and cast components to assemble miscellaneous, ornamental and structural components such as ornamental railings, ladders, and building and bridge parts by performing the following duties.


  • Read, interpret and perform welding techniques to fabricate parts to be used in the manufacturing of product. This includes possessing basic mechanical knowledge and use of hand tools; following instructions and welding products.

  • Apply competencies in welding and utilize computer-based software to operate the robotic machine.

  • Review program specifications or shop drawings to determine and set machine operations and sequencing, finished work piece dimensions, and/or numerical control sequences.

  • Troubleshoot equipment including but not limited to adjusting machine controls when automatic programming is faulty or if the machine malfunctions.

  • Bolt, clamp, and tack-weld parts to secure in position for welding.

  • Perform manual welding as required.

  • Operate power and hand tools, such as, grinders, drills, and saws.

  • Safely operate forklifts, overhead cranes and other material handling equipment.

  • Maintain equipment.


  • Consistently and accurately perform AWS welds meeting both structural and aesthetic requirements, in flat, horizontal, and vertical positions.

  • Read a shop drawing, select material, accurately measure and cut parts, tack parts into assembly, weld up assembly, grind welds that require grinding, inspect assembly, mark assembly, and handle and stack assembly.

  • Two years of tech school education or two years of similar work experience. Preferably formal training/certification in robotic equipment or welding.

  • Must be able to read and understand shop drawings and weld procedures written in English. Ability to accurately read an English tape measure. Ability to perform basic math skills, add and subtract English measuring system including fractions.

  • Heavy lifting is required. Must be able to stand for entire shift, walk, bend, lift and reach to worktable height.

PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.