Weld Technologist

Magna International



Brampton, Canada

Why you should apply for a job to Magna International:

  • 5/5 in supportive management
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.


    Position summary

    -out, launch, engineering changes, etc.).

    • Prepare reports, charts and other documentation required for engineering records and projects (i.e. timelines, budgets, scope of work, technological findings, etc.).

    • Setup, operate and program complex machines, i.e. arc, resistance, laser welding equipment, robots, lab and tensile equipment.

    • Run experiments as per the Welding Engineer's or Project Coordinator's instructions.

    • Create patent applications.

    • Able to complete hands on work requiring heavy lifting for prototyping or R&D trials.

    • Able to run basic machine shop equipment ie. lathe and milling machine.

    • Able to complete tooling changes on equipment.

    • Support divisions as required.

    • Provide product design direction based on part manufacturability.

    • Other duties as required.

    General Expectations:

    • Continuously adhere to and apply the Magna Employee's Charter, the Magna Corporate Constitution, and the Cosma Way of Thinking in all aspects of position and interaction with others.

    • Appreciate and maintain proper level of confidentiality.

    • Understand, promote and work by Promatek's vision statement.

    • Work in a safe, organized, effective, efficient and proactive manner.

    • Able to work overtime, including afternoon, evening shifts and weekends as required.

    • Travel may be required occasionally. Note: some of the travel may be outside North America.

    • Must have valid passport and driver's license.

    • Demonstrates ability to work effectively within a team environment.

    Working Conditions:

    • Industrial and manufacturing environment

    Health & Safety:

    • Work in a safe, organized, effective, efficient and proactive manner.

    • Ensure all safety and non-safety plant rules and regulations are followed.

    • Ensure adherence to established quality and housekeeping standards.

    • Review and adhere to Promatek's health & safety, environmental, operating procedures, and policies.

    • Understand and uphold the principles of Bill 168 which prohibits domestic violence, workplace violence, and workplace harassment.

    • In addition to the above, the duties include those specified under the Occupational Health & Safety Act, Sec. 28.

    Who we are looking for

    Your preferred qualifications

    • Welding Engineering Technologist diploma or equivalent college diploma with a minimum of 3 years of practical field experience (Automotive preferred).

    • Working experience with industrial arc, resistance, and laser welding equipment.

    • Robot programming (Fanuc, ABB, Panasonic, Motoman, etc).

    • Skillful knowledge of welding, welding standards and weld test procedures.

    • Robot programming (Fanuc, ABB, Kuka, Panasonic, Motoman, etc)

    • Ability to work effectively within a team environment.

    • Demonstrate self-motivation and determination attributes.

    • Technical Report writing.

    • Excellent communication (English), organizational and problem solving skills.

    • Laser operation and safety knowledge beneficial.

    • Valid Passport and Driver's License required.

    Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

    Candidates will be required to complete a Criminal Records Check and, if deemed necessary, a Credit Check as part of the candidate selection process.

    What we offer

    At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

    Site Benefits

    Wellness programs and events

    On-site cafeteria

    Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

    At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That's why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

    Why you should apply for a job to Magna International:

  • 5/5 in supportive management
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.