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Automation Engineer
Summary
Title:Automation Engineer
ID:1090
Department:Engineering
Description

Position Summary

The Automation Engineer will design and develop automation equipment.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Collaborates with developers, fellow engineers, project managers, clients, and other stakeholders to understand the requirements and scope of the robotics project.
  • Drafts blueprints, sketches, or other documentation demonstrating proposed ideas and prototypes, modifying based on feedback and simulation results.
  • Designs and develops robotic prototypes.
  • Constructs, configures, tests, and debugs robots and robotic systems.
  • Installs, operates, calibrates, and maintains robots.
  • Ensures that robotic machines operate safely, dependably, and with precision; identifies and implements modifications.
  • Provides technical support and troubleshooting services for robotic systems.
  • Recommends, develops, and implements enhancements and improvements to increase production volume or precision in high-throughput operations.
  • Maintains documentation of development process, modifications, maintenance requirements, and other data.
  • Assists with cost estimates and project calculations.
  • Maintains knowledge of existing and developing technology and trends in robotics.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent mathematical ability.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to use tools and perform tasks such as soldering, welding, and metal cutting with precision and accuracy.
  • Thorough understanding of electrical wiring and computer software engineering.
  • Extremely proficient with computer-aided drafting (CAD) software to create accurate drawings and schematics.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software to create reports and documentation.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field required; Master’s degree preferred.
  • At least three years of related experience required.

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.