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Welding Engineer



Software Engineering
Shakopee, MN, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

Job Description

If you are a Welding Engineer looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you! Based in our Shakopee, MN location, you will apply knowledge of welding processes, welding design, metallurgy, nondestructive and destructive testing, and welding quality control to support product teams’ welding activities.

In this Role, Your Responsibilities Will Be:

  • Serve as the site weld coordinator by applying metallurgy/welding experience and industry standards to develop and deploy defined programs
  • Collaborate with functional groups at multiple manufacturing sites to promote global product manufacturing consistency
  • Identify any health or safety concerns related to welding equipment or technology to avoid potential injury
  • Oversee welding procedure and personnel qualifications
  • Ensure processes and quality systems meet program requirements
  • Interact frequently with suppliers and vendors on welding/metallurgy properties to resolve product quality concerns
  • Support site non-destructive testing (NDT) requirements
  • Participate in the qualification and documentation of new or changed products, process, and purchased materials
Who You Are:

You come up with useful ideas that are new, better, or unique. You adapt quickly to changing resource requirements. You draw upon multiple relationships to exchange ideas, resources, and know-how. You articulate messages in a way that is broadly understandable. You effectively handle risk.
For This Role, You Will Need:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Welding Engineering or Metallurgical Engineering from an engineering school
  • Four (4) years or more of relevant experience including welding procedure development and qualifications, welder performance qualifications, laser beam welding (LBW), equipment selection and set-up, welding design, and manufacturing
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States - Sponsorship will not be provided for this position
Preferred Qualifications that Set You Apart:
  • ABET-accredited engineering degree
  • Experience with manual and automatic welding process, including GTAW (gas tungsten arc welding), LBW (laser beam welding) and resistance welding
  • Experience with NDT to include visual testing, dye penetrant testing and digital radiography
  • Experience with ASME and ISO welding qualification standards
  • International Welding Engineer, AWS Certified Welding Engineer, AWS CWI, or NDT certifications
Our Offer To You:

We recognize the importance of employee wellbeing and know that to do your best you must have flexible, competitive benefits plans to meet you and your family’s physical, mental, financial, and social needs. We provide, a variety of medical insurance plans, with dental and vision coverage, Employee Assistance Program, profit sharing retirement, tuition reimbursement, employee resource groups, recognition, and much more. Our culture prioritizes work-life balance and offers flexible time off plans, including paid parental leave (maternal and paternal), vacation and holiday leave.

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their unique experiences and perspectives. We believe a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas and diversity of thoughts, that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.

This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our Culture & Values and about Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson.

Our training programs and initiatives focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership. We provide a wide range of development opportunities, including face-to-face and virtual training, mentorship and coaching, project management, and on-the-job training.