Automation Engineer

  • location: Arlington Heights, IL
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $90,000 - $110,000 per year

job description

Automation Engineer

Permanent position: Automation Engineers needed for a rapidly growing company located in Buffalo Grove, IL. In this role you will be responsible for developing and implementing automated and semi-automated manufacturing solutions as well as developing unique multi-disciplinary machinery for high volume consumer products manufacturing & assembly. Relocation assistance available

Responsibilities for the Automation Engineer

  • Take leadership of equipment projects and implementation teams.
  • Develop equipment requirements and specifications.
  • Conduct equipment design reviews and provide design guidance to suppliers.
  • Draft qualification protocols and manage equipment qualification activities.
  • Interface with customers, suppliers, and functional owners to coordinate project activities and remediate project issues.
Requirements for the Automation Engineer

  • BS Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics.
  • Minimum 5 years related experience in a technology based industry, where automated assembly techniques are utilized.
  • Industrial Engineering experience working in high-volume assembly processes.
  • Knowledge of automated equipment systems and tools - robotic, vision, material handling, Conveyors, PLC, HMI, Pick-Place-Pack, Inspection/Test (Structural and Non-Contact e.g. Laser), Application of lasers e.g. Etching/Marking, Dispense process, plastics welding and joining.

  • Very competitive benefits package available
  • Relocation assistance

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