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Palmer Group is assisting our client in their search for a Weld Engineer. This individual will be responsible for leading and directing welding projects and developing and innovating procedures for the organization. If you have a Bachelor’s Degree in welding engineering and experience leading a team of welders, apply today to be considered! 


  • Develop techniques, procedures, and applications for welding equipment to problems involving metal fabrication
  • Utilize knowledge of production specifications, characteristics, and properties of metals and metal alloys, as well as engineering principles
  • Conduct research and development to develop and test new fabrication processes and procedures, including improving or acquiring tools and developing effective methods 
  • Research and prepare technical reports based on finds to develop preventive maintenance investigations
  • Establish welding procedures to guide production and welding personnel relating to specification restrictions, material processes, and pre-and post-heating requirements
  • Evaluate new developments in the welding field for possible application to current welding problems or production processes
  • Direct and coordinate welding team in performing inspections to ensure workers’ compliance with established welding procedures, restrictions, and standards;
  • Perform experimental welding to evaluate new equipment, techniques, and materials
  • Lead welding projects and utilizing robotic welding programming


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Welding Engineering or a related field
  • 3+ years of welding experience
  • 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage projects
  • Knowledge of APQP, PFMEA, Process Flow, Control Plan, and ISO/IATF
  • Ability to use power tools and measuring tools
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Ability to understand and use basic computer systems 
  • Strong hands-on electrical/mechanical aptitude

Work Model: 

  • On-Site 

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Aaron Christner at (319) 449-1200 or email him at 

Ref: JOB-38636

Aaron Christner


(319) 449-1200

8710 Earhart Lane SW Suite 8, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Peoria, Illinois
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$80000 - $100000