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Automation Controls Engineer

A+ Automation By Absolute Machine Tools

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Posted on 06/05/2022


Lorain, Ohio United States


Absolute Machine Tools is currently recruiting an Automation Controls Engineer for our Automation Department. The exciting opportunity offers the right candidate a chance to help formulate a successful department utilizing a range of automation and robotics projects across North America. For technically minded and motivated individuals, this role will provide you with the chance to take your technical skills to the next level while being heavily involved in interesting and fulfilling projects.

Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. is an employee-owned company, and we offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, company sponsored retirement plan, paid time off and holiday pay. Absolute Machine Tools will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States.

Major Duties & Responsibilities

Reporting to the Automation Applications Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

•     On-site installations and CNC machine interfacing with automation and robotics equipment.
•     Research, advise and engineer automation accessories for us in manufacturing cells.
•     Working closely with internal sales and technical staff to assist in selling/troubleshoot/integration.
•     PLC Programming.



Minimum Skills & Abilities

•     Must have technical experience in a manufacturing environment.
•     Must have technical experience and PLC knowledge with CNC machine tools.
•     Technical experience and competency with CNC machine tools.
•     Technical competency in industrial automation and robotics.
•     Experience in pneumatics, vacuum, servo, powertrain, conveyor design.
•     Proficient in simulation software.
•     Proficient in Auto CAD and Solid Works CAD Programs.
•     Knowledge of PLC communications and other robotic peripheral equipment.
•     Ability to travel.
•     Ability to work to deadlines and budgets.
•     Ability to work in a TEAM environment and communicate with internal and external customers.
•     Valid driver’s license and be insurable on Absolute’s corporate insurance policy.

Minimum Education & Experience

•     Associate degree in a technical field and 3 years of mechanical, electrical, robotic, CNC controls, or engineering experience; or
•     5+ years engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.

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