2942 S Victory View Wy, Boise, Idaho 83709
The Automation/Safety Engineer will work with a small R&D team in Boise to produce an industry leading Mobile Robotic solution for the Material Handling Industry. They will utilize the latest technologies to integrate robotics into material handling systems for complex applications. This includes R&D and prototype development to successfully bring new products to market. The process involves understanding the customer's goals and objectives and developing engineered solutions to meet these goals.
Technologies used in this position include high level automation, 2D and 3D machine vision, optical devices, specialty conveyors, robotics, end of arm tooling, 3D modeling, and simulation. The Automation/Safety Engineer will provide detailed designs for special equipment in the material handling industry. The process involves understanding the customer's goals and objectives and developing engineered solutions to meet these goals. The Automation/Safety Engineer will be capable of executing all phases of a controls project including: concept and research, component selection, network design, panel design, wiring diagrams, CAD layout, device troubleshooting, PLC programming, HMI development, and general support for the Bastian team. The Automation/Safety Engineer will cross-train as required in robotic programming.
General Job Duties
Conduct full scope of automation project services as outlined in the overview above
Point of contact for safety related architecture for Boise Laboratories.
Responsible for developing the safety related electrical and PLC controls for AV vehicles developed in the lab.
Assist with robotic and mechanical engineering on project design
Deliver successful controls projects with regards to safety, customer satisfaction, schedule, time, and budget. Help resolve engineering issues as they arise by working closely with the engineering team, vendors, and the shop
Ensure we meet and exceed our customer's expectations through superior design and implementation
Complete all administrative tasks/paperwork in timely manner
Work with management to prioritize projects on macro level; ability to prioritize individual tasks on your own
Work with management to develop process standards within the department
Attend training and become certified in applicable controls technologies or programs
Bachelor of Electrical or Safety Engineering with an emphasis in Robotics and/or controls
0-5 years of controls experience on highly automated projects. (Exceptional classroom experience is OK)
PLC programming experience
Ability to design electrical systems using computer-aided design software applications such as AutoCAD
Electrical panel design experience, hands on and mechanical capabilities, controls project managing experience
Experience with machine vision and material handling a plus
Aptitude for hands-on electrical and mechanical troubleshooting
Extremely computer literate with MS Office products
Excellent problem solving and time management skills
Bastian Solutions, a Toyota Advanced Logistics company, is an independent material handling and robotics system integrator providing automated solutions for distribution, manufacturing, and order fulfillment centers around the world. Our team specializes in consulting, system design, project management, maintenance, and installation, while sourcing the best equipment and automation technology. We take great pride in providing exceptional service and flexibility to our customers.
In addition to exciting work at a growing company, we offer the following benefits:
Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
401(k) Retirement Plan with a company match
Flexible Work Schedules
Professional Associations, Conferences and Subscriptions
Company Meetings & Events
Bastian Solutions does not work outside recruiting agencies. No solicitation phone calls please.