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Automation Controls Engineer

International Imaging Materials, Inc.
Buffalo, NY
  • Expired: January 13, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Who we are & what we do:

At ARMOR-IIMAK, we innovate and manufacture Thermal Transfer Ribbons, Direct Thermal Films & Industrial & Digital Inkjet Inks for products used every day. Whether it is a large sign, advertisement displaying your company or clothing designed for a friend, team, or organization, our ink technology makes visions, a reality. As a dynamic organization with a global presence, our passion & determination to design, manufacture, and sell the highest quality products across a diverse set of industries is what we do.

What you'll do:
  • Develop, support, and lead activities and programs on key equipment
  • Work closely with vendors and OEM's on control system, robotics, PLC's, PC's and manufacturing related systems
  • Supply technical support to maintenance personnel in the form of procedures, training, troubleshooting, and assisting in repairs
  • Manage capital projects for manufacturing, facility, and process equipment improvements
  • Implement equipment and procedures for manufacturing processes to meet business needs
  • Troubleshoot electrical and control system issues
  • Interpret and prepare simple and complex electrical drawings
  • Recommend and source upgrades and solutions to aging control systems
  • Ensure environmental control systems are online and operating to specification
  • Stay up to date on new technology and lead implementation to remain competitive
  • Minimal travel for training and testing of equipment to include potential overnight or international travel
  • Work at heights, hazardous locations, and hot areas may be required
  • Potential holiday, weekend support coverage, and over time work is required based on equipment availability. Weekend rotation is required.

Who you are:
  • You are a technically savvy problem solver
  • You enjoy working hands-on, and have great communication skills
  • You like staying on top of different market trends, and consider yourself a subject matter expert
  • You can manage the day to day, while shifting priorities with long term projects

What you have:
  • BS in Electrical, controls, robotics, automation, or related engineering discipline with at least 3-5 years of experience in an industrial manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated skills working with Siemens, Allen Bradley, Factory Talk, Fanuc robotics, VFD's, ABB, Parker, Schneider, Emerson, on drives, PLC's and HMI's
  • Demonstrated understanding of web conveyance and tension control techniques is preferred-not required
  • Knowledge of engineering principles/theories/formulas/standards/practices
  • Analytical & problem-solving techniques
  • Ability to manage, plan and implement technical projects including the justification & management of capital investments
  • Strong communicator with effective interpersonal skills, good judgment, and decision-making abilities
  • Well acquainted with NFPA-70E and similar electrical safety programs and requirements

What we offer:
  • Health, Vision, Dental Insurance
  • Immediate 401(k) Match
  • Wellness Program/Incentives
  • Paid Lunch Breaks
  • Paid Time Off
  • Shift Premiums
  • On-Site Fitness Facility
  • Continued Learning Opportunities
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Appreciation Programs
  • ARMOR-IIMAK Safety Program
  • Employee Assistance Program

ARMOR-IIMAK is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

International Imaging Materials, Inc.


Buffalo, NY
14228 USA