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Welding Engineer

GripSport Campbellfield VIC 3061

Permanent Full time
Base pay Above avg.

Welding Engineer


ABN 57 005 977 006

Location of work: 26-28 Merola Way Campbellfield VIC 3061

Full-time, ongoing permanent position

Salary: $80,000 plus superannuation


Originally established in 1998, GripSport began life as a boutique specialist engineering company working exclusively in the bicycle industry. Today, the company is Australasia’s leading innovator, designer and manufacturer of bicycle carrier systems for cars, 4WDs, caravans and RVs. We’re growing fast, expanding our range of Certified Australian-Made products and looking for a suitably qualified Welding Engineer to join our close-knit and collaborative team as we expand further into the outdoor, adventure and leisure markets.


GRIPSPORT PTY. LTD. is on the hunt for a passionate, motivated, and enthusiastic applicant to join our team in the role of a Welding Engineer. This is a key position within our organisation which needs to be filled with a person who is familiar with the ins and outs of the industry. The position is paramount to meet the operations of the business, to provide quality service to our clients and to meet expected increased demand for services.

Duties will consist of but not be limited to the following key areas:

The relevant tasks and duties of the nominated position, being Welding Engineer, includes:

  • Prepare recipes for all types of welding in house.
  • Validate quality of welds using testing methods in AS and ISO standards.
  • Design and prototype new tooling for automated welding.
  • Program welding robots for new weldments and improvements.
  • Selection of material and welding consumables for new and existing recipes.
  • Management of welding consumables and their supply.
  • General maintenance and upkeep of welding systems
  • Creating work instructions for welding operations
  • Creating Safe Operating Procedures for welding operations

·        Assist the production manager in all welding related projects and where need be.

·        Competency in Panasonic robot programming.

·        Weld tests: cutting and polishing weldment samples and analyzing penetration and defects. If correction required, improve/modify the weld procedures to overcome defects etc

·        Developing new welding procedures for cost savings, quality improvements and to solve production  issues

·        Maintenance and upkeep of welding systems.

·        Designing welding tooling.

·        Creating new and improving on existing weld recipes.


The successful applicant needs to be driven by success and have:

·        bachelor degree or higher qualification

·        a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role

·        Candidates with relevant qualifications are highly regarded, or alternatively, must have sufficient experience in lieu of qualifications. You will receive a remuneration package ($80,000 per annum plus superannuation) in return for your hard work, commitment and passion for being part of a successful and thriving business.

If you would like to join our dynamic and friendly team with the vision to learn and develop then this role is for you. Please forward your application to max@gripsport.com.au or phone (03) 9466 2553


More details
Expiring date
10 Apr 2024
Date posted
11 Mar 2024
Manufacturing, Production & Operations
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Private company
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident
Company size
11 to 50


11 to 50
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