"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Laser Technician

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $40,000.00 - $52,000.00
Hourly: $20.00 - $25.00
Date: 2/1/2018
Job ID: 02549066
Job Description

Main Objective:

To support overall operations of the laser marking systems and laser welding systems. Provide laser marking and welding expertise to generate CNC programs for engineering change orders, support production activities, develop and optimize laser parameters to provide an indelible mark. Maintain durable tooling and fixtures required to support the laser operations.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Respond to ECO’s and CO’s by revising /generating new Laser CNC marking and welding programs, submit for approval.
  • Transfer products from legacy laser equipment to new laser equipment by generating new CNC laser mark programs using the Rofin language and parameters that will provide acceptable text and bands.
  • Generate laser weld system CNC programs for new and revised products.
  • Support daily production activities by solving marking, welding and equipment problems.
  • Perform design of experiments to establish robust marking parameters that will sustain full passivation.
  • Perform design of experiments to improve laser weld parameters that will provide optimum weld strength.
  • Organize activities for design/suppliers/inventory for laser weld and laser marking fixtures and tooling.
  • Develop preventative maintenance work instructions and schedules to improve the reliability of the laser equipment.
  • Collaborate with the machine maintenance department to establish replacement spare parts list to maximize machine availability.
  • Assist with change order documentation to update BOM’s and routers to transfer products to new laser marking work centers.
  • Develop and maintain manufacturing work instructions.
  • Assist team lead to identify URL’s for new automated laser welder and marker.
  • Provide process cycle times to ME’s to establish throughput and labor standards.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Associate’s Degree in a related technical discipline or at least five years of laser application experience required.
  • Successful completion of laser marking applications course(s) preferred.
  • Medical device manufacturing experience is preferred.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

  • Ability to perform mathematical length conversion American standard to Metric
  • Experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook) required.
  • Programming experience with CNC Machines and program archiving in MQ1 preferred.
  • Experience in SAP, Agile, and MQ1 preferred.
  • SolidWorks experience preferred.


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

Laser welding equipment, laser marking equipment and EDM equipment.


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