Engineering responsibility with a focus on troubleshooting and developing machine control systems for new and existing equipment, including automated and semi-automated systems for injection molding and stand-alone assembly cells. Will also have responsibility for manufacturing process improvements and
Troubleshooting machine controls to solve problems and maximize efficiency
Wire and trouble-shoot all machine electrical components
Perform and document all machine programming
Responsible for meeting or exceeding the goals in short term/long term business plans
Manufacturing process improvements
New manufacturing process developments
New equipment and tooling design standards, purchases and installation
Develop APQP documentation for new process' and products
Assist sales and quality if required with design problems
Coordinate communications with and services provided by outside vendors, including component selection, training, build services, etc.
Assist in the development and maintenance of engineering standards, files, records, drawings, etc.
Required to comply with all Quality System documentation.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required: Proficient at PLC Programming and HMI Design. Must be capable of sound decision making and have the ability to communicate at all levels of the organization.
Education & Experience: Manufacturing, mechanical or industrial engineering degree, or equivalent. A minimum of 5 years focused experience designing or programming control systems for custom automation equipment including hands on equipment installation and start-up experience. Experienced user of AutoCAD or Solid Works, MS Office, Excel, Word, Project.
Preferred Requirements: Solidworks/CAD, strong mathematical knowledge, ability to read and interpret product, tool, customer prints and machine prints, knowledge of geometric tolerancing, project management, problem solving and computer skills, excellent interpersonal skills, injection molding and assembly experience strongly preferred.