Industrial manufacturing company is looking for:
POSITION: AUTOMATION ENGINEER
LOCATION: Buffalo, NY
EXPERIENCE: 2-5 years
SALARY: 80-85K plus 25% bonus
RELOCATION: Package Available
General Responsibilities: Designs post-mold equipment and processes for new and/or existing projects. The incumbent will live the corporate values of treating people with dignity and respect, practicing leadership, driving continuous improvement, acting with a sense of urgency, promoting innovation, fighting for consensus, and managing through teams.
Specific Responsibilities: Interface with outside equipment builders and machine shops to design, research, source and assist in procurement and installation of equipment. Interface with project engineer and electrical engineers Provide the quotations for post-mold new equipment Perform work cell design using lean principles to ensure efficiency, safety, and ergonomics Validate new manufacturing methods and equipment Evaluate equipment performance characteristics through operation, research and testing. Prepare engineering drawings (including 2D drawings) related to equipment and systems. Maintain equipment and trouble shoot equipment issues on the manufacturing floor. Develop PM program, spare parts and create work instructions for new equipment and processes. Properly balance automation complexity with program size or requirements to ensure manufacturability.
Bachelors Degree in Engineering - strong troubleshooting skills
2-5 years of experience in industrial manufacturing plant
Strong problem solving and multitasking skills
Good written and verbal communication skills