Randstad Automation Engineer in Worcester, Massachusetts
salary:$76,500 - $97,500 per year
date posted:Friday, November 9, 2018
industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
Permanent position: An Automation Engineer is needed for an exciting opportunity at a leading abrasives manufacturer in the Worcester, MA area. The ideal candidate will have their Bachelors Degree in Engineering, and 5+ years industrial experience with automation and robotics. Must have major project management and CapEx experience. Any knowledge of PLC's is a plus. Apply now for immediate consideration!
Responsibilities for the Automation Engineer
Implementing automation and robotics projects to increase efficiency and improve quality of all current production lines
Developing plans for testing and debugging automation equipment
Programming, troubleshooting, and evaluating design considerations on new and existing systems and equipment
Assisting in the preparation of scope of a project, cost justification and benefits
Maintaining awareness and controlling project cost, quality, scope and schedule to ensure on time delivery of projects within internal budgets
Conducting R&D activities concerned with integration and testing of electronics/mechanical components and systems
Programming software to configure and/or make modifications to automated systems and process control systems
Requirements for the Automation Engineer
Bachelors in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, etc.)
5+ years industrial automation / robotics experience working on production equipment drives
Major project management and CapEx experience
Knowledge or experience with PLC's is a plus!
Some travel is required
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