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Automation Engineer

Goodwin Recruiting - Local Recruiters with National Reach Portland ,ME
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

Join a dynamic tech-forward company. Automation Engineer with strong electrical and controls experience needed to manage and oversee automation and controls systems design, specification, programming, simulation, testing, safety-related components, and start-up assistance projects.

 

Automation Engineer Essential Functions:

  • Project technical lead and may be responsible for some project management activities, including planning and implementation
  • Cooperate in the development of new products, including proof of concept, assembly, testing, and evaluating
  • Participate in all aspects of controls automation, including but not limited to, drafting electrical schematics panel and component specification/layout, wiring, programming, and troubleshooting
  • Provide a communication link among field and Marketing/Sales and Development departments concerning commercial equipment
  • Assist manufacturing and purchasing departments in the selection and/or substitutes for new and obsolescent parts with equivalent parts
  • Support field personnel with the troubleshooting of equipment and installation of new products
  • Assist in the investigation and evaluation of product improvement suggestions
  • Submit verbal and written reports of activities and recommendations to supervisor
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies
  • Adhere to all workplace safety laws, regulations, standards, and practices

Automation Engineer Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's in Automation, Electrical, or Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in manufacturing or other technical field working on automated systems
  • Formal training and/or certification in any programming language (VB, C, C#)
  • Experience with UI design, XAML, and MVVM design pattern a plus
  • Experience with machine vision systems to include specifying camera, lenses, lighting solutions, and vision tool programming
  • Practical experience and knowledge of complex automated systems including PLC, SCADA, HMI, Motion (VFD, Stepper, servos, robotics); vision platforms, and PC/proprietary systems
  • Ability to produce and read electrical schematic diagrams and layout electrical control panels
  • Solid understanding of UL and NFPA codes related to industrial control panels
  • Troubleshooting and maintaining hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components
  • Familiarity with Solid Works or equivalent 3D design software
  • A solid understanding of Object-Oriented programming practices
  • Electrical/Electronic theory training
  • Experience with programming and integration of industrial robots

Automation Engineer Benefits and Compensation:

  • Medical, dental, and vision plan
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible vacation time
  • $70K to $95K
Company Description
We/Our client is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other class protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, we do not discriminate against qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

REACH: We have successfully recruited in the hospitality, medical, finance and accounting, and manufacturing and engineering industries. We have a diverse group of clients within each of our industries that support our ability to connect candidates with the opportunities that are right for them.

DEPTH: We approach things a little differently than most recruiting companies. We build relationships with our clients and candidates in order to aid in making a successful long-term match.

SUPPORT: As a job seeker, there are no fees - we are here to support and assist you in finding that successful long-term match. We pride ourselves on being partners and guides with our candidates and clients as we develop an intelligent, hand-tailored process that does not waste their time.

See more information about open positions on our Goodwin Recruiting website:
https://jobs.goodwinrecruiting.com/

Goodwin Recruiting - Local Recruiters with National Reach

Why Work Here?

Growing company that values and engages with its employees

We/Our client is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other class protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, we do not discriminate against qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. REACH: We have successfully recruited in the hospitality, medical, finance and accounting, and manufacturing and engineering industries. We have a diverse group of clients within each of our industries that support our ability to connect candidates with the opportunities that are right for them. DEPTH: We approach things a little differently than most recruiting companies. We build relationships with our clients and candidates in order to aid in making a successful long-term match. SUPPORT: As a job seeker, there are no fees - we are here to support and assist you in finding that successful long-term match. We pride ourselves on being partners and guides with our candidates and clients as we develop an intelligent, hand-tailored process that does not waste their time. See more information about open positions on our Goodwin Recruiting website: https://jobs.goodwinrecruiting.com/

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