Senior Weld Engineer


Holland, MI, US

Division: BENTELER Automotive 
Functional Area: Engineering 
Career Level: Professional 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 45.00 
Required Languages: English 
Requisition ID: 29747 

Benefits: United States : Flexible Work Schedules || United States : 401(k) Match || United States : Dental || United States : Development || United States : Educational Assistance || United States : Health Savings Accounts || United States : Holidays || United States : Life & Disability || United States : Medical || United States : Training || United States : Vacation || United States : Vision || United States : Wealth Management Support 


At BENTELER, we make it possible. From promoting individual talents to international career prospects, or from generous opportunities for designing your career to personal development opportunities—at BENTELER, we always have answers to your questions about the future, based entirely on your personal needs. Diverse options that makes sure you can be anything and everything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


Key Responsibilities:

Lead weld engineering; continously improve the processes and participated in cross functional and launch teams.

  • Supports the successful implementation of new projects, engineering and process changes, in agreement with customer, to ensure and improve quality and delivery of products, at lowest cost
  • Leads respective projects including cost and milestone control
  • Plans the set-up and tear-down of production equipment
  • Creates performance descriptions for equipment
  • Obtains offers for equipment and parts to purchase
  • Collects and analyzes process data by coordinating efforts of production and quality for effective problem solving and process optimization
  • Provides floor support to troubleshoot process problems using continuous improvement and root cause analysis techniques
  • Develops, revises and documents manufacturing processes to meet cost, quality, scrap, labor and safety goals
  • Implements customer product reviews by providing prototypes, tooling and equipment
  • Enforces and follows safety procedures, being attentive to unsafe behaviors or conditions, and taking necessary corrective actions


Qualifications and Experience:

  • 5-7 years experience with weld engineering 
  • 4 year degree in engineering or the equivalent experience.
  • Ability to put improvements in place that are sustainable, give advice in launch phase as to manufacturingability and repeatability of processes.
  • Able to lead and develop weld engineers and technicians.


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John M Meyne 

BENTELER Human Resources



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The same is true in our BENTELER Automotive division. This is where intelligent solutions for the automotive world are born—and where we, as a partner, provide answers on central topics like safety, the environment, and efficiency to nearly every major automotive manufacturer. Whether it's the body, the chassis, or the engine, we’re constantly setting new standards with the products, materials, and technologies we develop and produce. Inventiveness that makes sure you can be and become anything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


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