• Midwest
  • $24.00 w/ Weekly Per Diem
  • traveling-workforce
  • Applications have closed

Get out on the road! Innovative Staff Solutions is offering Robotic Welder Operator positions in the Midwest. Overnight travel required. Our process is quick and easy so we can get you to work fast! Join our team today!

Position Details:

  • Operate one or more weld machines to fabricate metal parts or assemblies to specifications applying to basic knowledge of welding theory on production basis.
  • Calculate and set controls to regulate machine factors, such as wire feed speed, amperage, polarity, type of gas, and type of weld rod.
  • Start machine, engage feed, and observe operation.
  • Inspect and measure machined work pieces to verify conformances to specifications.
  • Move machine controls and guides to adjust machine.
  • Lift work piece manually or using hoist and secure work piece in fixture or load automatic feeding device.
  • Unload welded parts from robotic welder and place on appropriate containers.
  • Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind, or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.
  • Remove rough spots from work pieces, using portable grinders, hand files, or scrapers.
  • Chip or grind off excess weld, slag, or spatter, using hand scrapers or power chippers, portable grinders, or arc-cutting equipment.
  • Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.
  • Perform all functions involved in operation of robotic welder, including programming, touch point, and operations corrections.
  • Maintain accurate counts of parts; attach labels or tags to finished part containers identifying customer, part number, quantity and shop order information.
  • Perform basic MIG and TIG welding techniques as needed.
  • Read job specifications (e.g., blueprints, quality control plans and/or traveler notes) to determine type of welding and material requirements.
  • Examine finished work pieces to verify conformance with specifications according to operator inspection sheet, quality control plans, and/or customer notes using instruments such as gauges.
  • Report defective materials or questionable conditions to the Robotic Welding Manager.
  • Perform prescribed preventative maintenance on equipment and machines.
  • Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
  • Ensure compliance with corporate and plant safety standards.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Second Shift: 2:30pm – 11:00pm.
  • Monday – Friday with mandatory overtime as needed, including weekends.
  • Third Shift: 10:00pm – 6:00am.
  • Sunday – Thursday with mandatory overtime as needed, including weekends.
  • Earn $24.00/hour plus weekly per diem.


  • Must be able to process pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, and reliable transportation.
  • Ability to lift up to 55lbs.
  • Certificate or degree in welding is preferred.
  • At least twelve months welding experience; thirty-six months preferred.
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Successful completion of an internal welding test.
  • Must possess strong math skills.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, manuals, and work with computers, machines, and motion-control robots.

About ISS:

In business for nearly 30 years, Innovative Staff Solutions is a family-owned, full-service staffing agency operating in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Wisconsin, and Missouri. Specializing in bringing the area’s top employers together with qualified candidates, we offer flex, temp-to-hire, direct hire, temporary traveling, and professional opportunities. Let us help you find your career today!