Welding Engineer / Welding Technologist USA

Trois-Rivières, Canada

AGT Robotics is a dynamic, fast-growing company producing high-tech welding automation for the metals fabrication sector using advanced programming software, machine vision and robotics. We see a very bright future in this market and look to grow our market presence and capabilities with the help of talented, passionate, and energetic people.
We are looking for individuals who have the desire and capacity to aggressively pursue new technical competencies. Additionally, a successful candidate will have a positive attitude, is resourceful and can work both individually and as part of a team.
AGT Robotics offers a stimulating and team-oriented work environment, competitive benefits, and lots of potential for personal growth and advancement. We are always looking for great talent.
Location: Texas or Western USA, region to be determined (initial training to take place in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada)

Note: Must be able and willing to travel within USA, Canada and Overseas

Welding Engineer / Welding Technologist
Reporting to Operations Manager, the Welding Engineer/Technologist acts as a technical resource both internally and externally throughout the duration of Robotic Welding System projects, from sales to aftermarket support. The Welding Engineer/Technologist is a highly technical expert in welding & cutting processes and must fully understand and be able to apply that knowledge for robotic welding applications.
The ideal candidate is highly rigorous and methodical. He/She is comfortable working in both office and shop environments, versatile and able to work in close collaboration with other departments like Controls & Automation, Mechanical design, Fabrication and Sales. Tasks can vary greatly and require good computer skills, programming and time management in a customer service-oriented business.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

- Support Robotic welding cell assembly, setup and commissioning for customers throughout North America
- Provide on-site training and technical assistance to customers
- Perform remote technical assistance & troubleshooting
- Program Fanuc robotic cells for customer applications using standardized methods
- Perform weld tests, develop and optimize welding procedures using commonly used and new/advanced processes
- Rigorously document weld tests and write technical reports
- Provide support to Sales department (reach analysis, cycle time analysis)
- Prepare and perform product demonstrations for potential customers

Skills & Qualifications:

- Welding Engineering Degree or Welding Engineering Technology diploma
- Practical welding experience (GMAW, FCAW, TIG)
- Excellent knowledge of welding & Cutting Processes, welding equipment
- Strong interests in robotics and automation
- Ability to coach and train others
- Computer skills (Microsoft Office suite and offline programming software)
- Willingness to travel and work at customer facilities (30-50% of the time)


- 40 hours per week
- Salary to be determined commensurate with experience