The Automation Technician’s primary responsibility is to program, maintain and repair CNC and robotic equipment, trim cells and other related equipment and fixtures for proper function and part production.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem necessary from time to time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Coordinate and complete required automation set-ups and changes for daily scheduled production.
- Ensure all programs, tools, fixtures and other equipment for automation are operating at maximum efficiency and safety levels.
- Transfer existing programs to other CNCs & robot cells to increase production options and improve efficiencies.
- Assist with designing fixture and program requirements of new projects based on customer prints, as directed by Engineering.
- Perform general cleaning and preventative maintenance on automation equipment.
- Assist with general maintenance of machines and plant.
- Communication - Ability to communicate orally and in writing, clearly and concisely.
- Listening - Understands and learns from what others say.
- Reading Comprehension - Grasps the meaning of information written in English; and applies it to work situations.
- Decision Making & Judgment - Makes timely, informed decisions that take into account the facts, goals, constraints, and risks.
- Problem Solving - Resolves difficult or complicated challenges.
- Accountability & Dependability - Takes personal responsibility for the quality and timeliness of work and achieves results with little oversight.
- Attention to Detail - Diligently attends to details and pursues quality in accomplishing tasks.
- Safety Focus - Adheres to all workplace and trade safety laws, regulations, standards, and practices.
- Self-Management - Manages own time, priorities, and resources to achieve goals.
- Operating Equipment - Uses tools, machines, and vehicles to transport goods or people, or to create work products.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
REQUIRED: Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Basic Computer Skills (Microsoft Office, Enterprise Requirements Planning System)
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