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AVG Specialist

Champion Employment Group Novi ,MI
  • Expired: August 13, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.
#ZR- AGV Specialist-Novi MI.
Day Shift.
Must Have
" C-Way Software
" Experience with Kollmorgen NDC8 mobile robotics software suit
Nice To Have
Knowledge of COMAU AGV (software, programming and utilization)

The Mobile Robotics Application Engineer will work in conjunction with Engineering on the development and tryout of new and innovative technologies related to material handling and logistics using floor robots. Along with supporting various technical applications such as programming routes, system layouts, controlling peripheral equipment and other technically challenging applications existing in the field or currently being developed.

Duties and Responsibilities
In this role the ideal candidate will act as a network and think innovatively while executing the following responsibilities:

Attend project meetings and schedule meetings with suppliers as necessary

Act as a technical liaison between Engineering and Manufacturing

Work with Controls Engineering during debug and commissioning

Review drawing package for correct interface, verify the interface matches application

Design mobile robot path off-line based on customer supplied facility layouts

Deploy and validate mobile robot path at end-users facility

Set up communication with existing machine controls and warehouse management systems

Design and validate application specific implements and equipment

Debug programs and verify all signals to and from the PLC

Be able to identify control issues as related to the mobile robot

Document all changes in PLC and mobile robot programs

Backup and secure PLC and mobile robot programs and parameters

Reports to: Industrial Engineering Manager

Desired Knowledge

Experience with Kollmorgen NDC8 mobile robotics software suit

C-Way Software

Knowledge of COMAU AGV (software, programming and utilization)


Import/Export data

Experience using PLC programming (Siemens & Rockwell)

Problem solving skills

Material Handling and Transportation Knowledge
Desired Skills

Reporting skills

Leadership skills




Behavioral Competencies

Team working

Communication skills

Problem solving skills

At least 3 years' experience in a manufacturing or Engineering as AGV Specialist
Three years of related experience in automation controls
High School Diploma, GED or the equivalent
Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally 21-40% of the time, as needed
Highly organized and process driven
Demonstrate a strong sense of urgency
Excellent customer service skills and problem solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong presentation skills Ability to multitask in a fast paste and international work environment
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Champion Employment Group


Novi, MI