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Automation Engineer
Description

Work with engineering and manufacturing to design and develop automated systems for new and existing programs to reduce cost and improve quality, uptime, and efficiency.

Responsibilities
  • Research, quote, design, construct, program, install, groom, and document custom sensing, automation control systems, vision systems, and other computer/networking/data collection systems for production purposes.
  • Maintain, repair, upgrade and improve all existing systems.
  • Fabrication, wiring, programming, and grooming of new systems and improvements to existing systems
  • Program programmable logic controllers and robotic systems
  • Troubleshoot and repair existing automation systems
  • Document and train other departments and team members on the proper use of these systems.
  • As needed, assist and coach other departments and team members in solving highly technical issues and problems as they arise.
  • Help project manage new automation builds, place purchase orders for components
Qualifications
  • Must be highly knowledgeable in many technical areas including:
    • CAD
    • Electronics
    • Electrical wiring
    • Electromechanical systems
    • Pnuematic/hydraulic systems
    • Computers
    • Networking
    • Inspection
    • Cameras
    • Motors
    • Robots
    • Various types of sensors, controls and their components.
  • Proficient with Programmable Logic Controllers and their programming.
  • Must be very creative, detail oriented, neat, and able to multitask.
  • Good troubleshooting skills and a proficiency with test, measurement and analytical equipment.
  • Experience in machine design, assembly, i.e. mechancial assembly, electrical wiring, signal debugging/tracing; mechanical alignment.
  • Machining experience a plus.
Job Benefits
  • Paid Time off
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Group Lift Insurance
  • Flexible Spending
  • 401k
  • Annual Flu Shot
  • Pet Insurance
  • Educational Assistance
  • Unlimited use of Weiss-Aug's gym

We provide excellent company benefits and a competitive salary. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Type
Full-time
Job Location
Date posted
January 24, 2023
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