Weld Electrician I-III

Location : 15469 Northlink Dr, Northlake, TX 76247


Who We Are:

Challenge Manufacturing is a leading Tier 1 automotive supplier to a growing portfolio of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) customers. Since 1981, Challenge Manufacturing has grown from a very small shop in Walker, Michigan to 12 locations across North America with 4,000 team members supported by 1,500 industrial robots.   


What Makes Us Different?

Challenge Manufacturing is an employee-owned company and is currently ranked in the top 50 largest employee-owned companies in North America. Being an employee-owned company enables the Company to maintain a collaborative and teamwork-oriented work culture. Additionally, over time as the company grows, employees will share in that upside financially through ESOP retirement benefits.


Challenge is #PeoplePowered!


$29 - $39 an hour


Position Summary:

Challenge Manufacturing is looking for Weld and Press Electricians (Journeyperson or non) Levels I-III for our New Fort Worth Location in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Weld and Press Electricians maintain stamping presses, ABB and Fanuc robotic welders and related equipment. Troubleshoots and repairs industrial equipment. Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic/electrical components. Have an understanding PLC logic with the ability to read its functions and the ability to trouble shoot with it. Understand the operation of press equipment and related equipment. Assist facilities with electrical projects. Assist Maintenance Mechanic when needed.


  • High school diploma or equivalent (required). 
  • 1-4 years of experience as an industrial electrician (required).
  • State Licensed Electrician / Journeyman Card holder (preferred).
  • Minimum of 1-3 years' experience working in and/or servicing manufacturing environments as an Industrial Electrician (required).
  • Must be able to understand and follow written and verbal workplace instructions.  
  • Robotics training (electrical, Mechanical) (preferred). 
  • Must be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation. 

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 




Benefits We Offer:

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, Health Savings Account with annual employer contributions, Flexible Spending Accounts, Company-Paid Short-Term Disability and Basic Life, Voluntary Life and LTD, Employer 401k Match, ESOP shares, tuition reimbursement, and paid time off.