Certified Welding Inspector

Website Visioneering

Certified Welding Inspector Job Highlights

Title Certified Welding Inspector (CWI)
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Manufacturing/Others
Location Auburn Hills, MI, United States
Company Visioneering

Company Profile

Visioneering provides the aerospace industry with high-quality conceptual design, engineering, and innovative tooling.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) to join its team.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must hold a current AWS CWI certification

Work Experience

  • Shall have a minimum of 5 years of experience in an occupational function with a direct relationship to welded assemblies that are fabricated to national or international standards
  • Experience applying welding-related codes, standards, or specifications
  • Experience as a welder, welding operator, or tack welder in fabrication, manufacturing, or construction
  • Experience in operational techniques and activities used to fulfill quality control requirements for weldments
  • Experience in planning, control, and application of base metals and filler metals in the preparation and completion of production weldments
  • Experience in planning, control, and application of repair welding
  • Experience in teaching the occupational skill of welding or subjects related to welding; its application, control, materials, and processes
  • Experience in the detection and measurement of weld discontinuities by application of visual or other nondestructive evaluation processes to a written procedure
  • Experience in the development of procedures, inspection requirements, acceptance criteria, and specifications for weldments
  • Experience in the preparation of written procedures for welding, nondestructive evaluation of weldments, or destructive tests of weldments
  • Experience in the qualification of welders or welding procedures to various codes, standards, and specifications


  • CWI to perform Qualification Procedure Records (PQR), Weld Procedure Specification (WPS), and qualification and company certification of welders to WPS’s
  • CWI visually inspects weldments for discontinuities associated with customer documents and specifications
  • Ensure that the work produced by welders meets specifications for quality and safety
  • Follow OSHA safety guidelines and ITAR compliance
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Ability to ensure proper joint configuration and preparation of weldments
  • Ability to read and interpret weld notes
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • As may be required, operate overhead crane, and operate as a forklift driver, when licensed by Company
  • CWI shall record and maintain the results of tests and weld inspections
  • Perform visual inspections on welded products, structures in progress, and completed weldments
  • Periodically check weld unit set-up and the welding techniques of welders on in-process work to ensure quality of work
  • Review plans, drawings, work samples, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirements, sequence of welding assignments, and personnel needs
  • Skills in both verbal and written communications
  • Use various measuring instruments to ensure welds meet specifications for dimension
  • Visual inspections search for discontinuities in the weld such as cracks, undercut, overlap, porosity, incomplete penetration, lack of fusion


  • 401k plan
  • ADP Discounts
  • Direct hire position
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Great Holiday Schedule
  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Job Development Training Program
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Referral Bonus Program

Employer’s Statement

Visioneering is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company considers all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, marital status, and other characteristics protected by law.

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