Automation Engineer

  • location: Knoxville, TN
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $60,000 - $80,000 per year

job description

Automation Engineer

Permanent position: Automation Engineer opportunity located near Knoxville, TN at a leading distributor of factory automation components. Candidates need an A.S degree in technical field (Prefer Electrical/Electronic Engineering related disciplines) and at least two (2) years of experience programming PLC automated equipment preferably related to the automotive industry. Travel regionally up to 50%. This is a full time opportunity and relocation assistance is provided. APPLY NOW!

Responsibilities for the Automation Engineer
  • Serve as Technical Advisor to New and existing customers advising on automation and PLC applications.
  • Provide technical support for existing systems that company has supplied to customers (i.e . AGC systems, Vision Systems, PLC Modifications, Control Panels).
  • Complete AutoCAD drawings to support existing projects
  • Support integrators for installation of automation equipment
  • Confirm drawings, programming, specifications for work on internally developed projects
Requirements for the Automation Engineer

  • B.S Degree in Engineering (Electrical or Electronic Engineering is preferred)
  • Minimum of two (2) years completing automation equipment improvements and installations within an automotive or factory automation environment
  • Experience in programming PLC from scratch (Omron, Mitsubishi, Allen Bradley PLC)
  • Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Proficient in AutoCAD

  • Based salary in range shown based on extent of qualifcations and education.
  • Nice Bonus potential
  • Company car
  • Comprehensive Benefits
  • Growth opportunity with a well established firm
  • Relocation Assistance
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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