Robot and Automation Engineer

Contract or Direct

Cincinnati, OH

programming, PLC, Fanuc

 

We are looking for a Robot and Automation Engineer to join our team in the Cincinnati, OH area for electrical installation, troubleshooting and training of customers.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. As a member of the Device Controls and Robotics team; performs robot and automation software design, programming, commissioning, and training at customer projects.
2. As a specialist, performs company specific robotics training to software, commissioning and service engineers.
3. Performs customer remote support for automation and software troubleshooting i.e. program errors. Works closely with the Service Team in providing timely and quality technical support to customers.
4. Provides on-site and in-house customer training on robotics and automation operations and basic troubleshooting. Ensures operators are trained to perform operations in an efficient manner.
5. Provides customer machine/robot specific Software Program Training set-up functions & program modifications for custom attachments.
6. Travels to customer site; locally and as required, out-of-state to support customers.
7. Builds internal/external customer and vendor relationships to ensure teamwork environment.
8. Performs pre-sale technical sales support to sales team & customer.
9. Works closely on development, project, and technical issues.
10. Assists in project management ensuring timely follow-up and follow through on all assigned tasks & projects.
11. Performs projects and tasks within assigned timeframes.
12. Attend and participate in sales, service, company, and customer meetings as requested.
13. Responsible for maintaining current technical, interpersonal, and communication skills through continuous development. Progressive development of skills should be cultivated through further education, seminars, company training and other external resources such as reading material.
14. Based on business need, assists, supports, and/or performs other duties within scope and ability. Assumes accountability and responsibility for assigned projects and programs.


ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
1. Bachelor’s degree in Automation/Software or Manufacturing Engineering.
2. Demonstrated experience in complex robot and machine automation applications and solutions.
3. Demonstrated knowledge and application of robot and machine tool products, options, and functions.
4. Must have experience and application of Robot and PLC programming, program modification, set-up, design and develop processes for robot and device control equipment. Program experience must include industrial robot and PLC Software.
5. Ability for frequent travelling to project commissioning to customer sites.
6. Must have a valid driver’s license and the ability to drive a vehicle. Bureau of Motor Vehicle Background Checks are a requirement.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. 

This position does not qualify for sponsorship.  NO THIRD-PARTY RESUMES PLEASE.  Applicant must be able to prove authorization to work in the US as part of Form I-9 verification.

If you are interested and available for this full-time position, please use the apply process where you found this job or apply directly on our website at the following URL:  http://www.newtownsolutions.com/show_job.cfm?ID=00003558&SRC=NTS