Automation Cell Operator- 3rd Shift

Date: Sep 1, 2023

Location: Gainesville, GA, US, 30504

Company: Lincoln Electric

The Harris Products Group, a Lincoln Electric Company, is a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of brazing, soldering, heating, cutting and welding equipment, as well as brazing and soldering alloys and welding consumables.

Req. ID: 23592 

Are you looking for a 3rd shift job with a company who still values the family culture atmosphere?  We are a clean temperature controlled environment who values our employees and includes employee development as part of our overall business strategy. We offer competitive pay and one of the best annual bonuses around.  Come see what we are about!!


We have been a leading inovator in upgrading our technology and automation processes to improve efficienes and better service our customers.  As the Automation Cell Operator you can come grow and learn with us.  In this role, you will be responsible for the set-up, operation and light maintenance of our robotic system. You will use updated testing equipment to assemble quality products.  We are world leader in quality and you will be supported by the best in the business.  If you know ISO, that is a bonus, but if not, we can teach you!  


Other stuff in this role:


Works safely and supports safety within their team across the organization – as required.

Participates in safety training and demonstrates a high regard for safety at all times.

Wears PPE as required by safety regulations.


Obtains correct print and test specifications or MES instructions.  Stages all needed materials as specified by BOM.  Sets up robot assembly cell and test equipment according to procedure.  Performs robotic cell part changeover and chooses correct part program from Cell touch screen.   Performs preventive maintenance and trouble shooting, and fixes faults and stoppages on robot assembly cell.


Loads and monitors robot assembly cell according to procedure and makes adjustments to the robot as needed.  Performs quality checks at each assembly stage per test specifications.  Verifies date stamp on each body and stamps them with employee identification code upon successful testing.  Boxes or trays assembled regulators per BOM.    



Works on cost saving projects, Six Sigma projects, and provides support for other team members and projects.

Attends team meetings.  Utilizes lean tools and techniques such as 5S and visual factory concepts in maintaining order and cleanliness. 





Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Lincoln Electric is a $3.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 11,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 56 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!


Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.


Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing 
Section:  J.W. Harris Co, Inc. (US20) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Gainesville GA

Job Segment: Welding, Equipment Operator, Manufacturing