Location: Lake Orion, Michigan
Job Type: Full-time

As a member of the AMT Team you can expect:

Excellent benefits including:

  • Medical, vision and dental coverage
  • 401k with company match and option for ROTH
  • Life and Disability insurance
  • Paid vacation/personal time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Competitive pay
  • Opportunities to learn new skills through the AMT Automation Academy or through on the job mentoring programs
  • Clean, team-oriented work environment

Job Summary

Automation involves a very broad range of technologies including robotics, control systems, network communications, test measurement, data collection, and many more.  Automation engineers must have a solid understanding of computer programming and software development.  Automation engineers must be detail-oriented, with strong communications skills, and creative thinkers. They must be able to troubleshoot systems and willing to learn new technologies. Automation Engineers are typically employed in industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, automotive, alternative energy, and any industry where automation is found.

Regular responsibilities include:

  • Experience commissioning automated processes.
  • Proficient knowledge of robot programming including offline programming, workspace monitoring (DCS, SafeRobot, SafeMove), vision applications, troubleshooting. Experience with one or more robot brands (FANUC, ABB, KUKA, Motoman, Stäubli).
  • Programming knowledge of PLC’s, and embedded controllers (Siemens, Allen Bradley, Modicon).
  • Proficient knowledge of Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) programming
  • Knowledge of one or more structured programming languages (Java, C++)
  • Proficient knowledge of industrial networks and communications (Ethernet, DeviceNET, Profibus)
  • Understanding of basic electrical measurement principles and test equipment
  • Maintain project documentation, write test procedures, system manuals, and specifications
  • Participation in the development, construction and installation of custom equipment builds
  • Ability to successfully execute multiple project responsibilities with minimal supervision
  • Provide troubleshooting support for customers

Requirements:

  • Experience commissioning automated processes.
  • Proficient knowledge of robot programming including off line programming, workspace monitoring (DCS, SafeRobot, SafeMove), vision applications, troubleshooting. Experience with one or more robot brands (FANUC, ABB, KUKA, Motoman, Stäubli).
  • Programming knowledge of PLC’s, and embedded controllers (Siemens, Allen Bradley, Modicon).
  • Proficient knowledge of Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) programming
  • Knowledge of one or more structured programming languages (Java, C++)
  • Proficient knowledge of industrial networks and communications (Ethernet, DeviceNET, Profibus)
  • Understanding of basic electrical measurement principles and test equipment
  • Maintain project documentation, write test procedures, system manuals, and specifications
  • Participation in the development, construction, and installation of custom equipment builds
  • Ability to successfully execute multiple project responsibilities with minimal supervision
  • Provide troubleshooting support for customers

 

Industrial Automation Engineer Application