Contract position: An American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment is looking for a Factory Automation Testing Engineer in the Moline, IL area. This is a 2-year CONTRACT position. No per diem available.
Responsibilities for the Automation Engineer
- Analyze project design to develop component and EOL testing and programming equipment for precision planters in future programs.
- Participate with the PDP ME team to ensure testing and system requirements are communicated throughout the EPDP process through virtual builds and FMEAs.
- Provide support and troubleshooting for experimental factory builds and new product introductions and current product (OFP).
Requirements for the Automation Engineer
- Associate's degree is preferred. Electrical Engineering or background in the computer field. PLC background required (Siemens, Allen Bradley, Rockwell etc.) 2+ Years experience wtih PLC/database/software development.