Robotic Technician

Recruiter
Location
ShelbyTownship, Michigan
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Nov 2016
Closes
04 Jan 2017
Ref
AER000028
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Jacobs Technology is looking for Junior (Entry Level), Intermediate, and Senior Robotics Technicians for various ongoing and upcoming projects. Our robotics team is comprised of some of the best robotics professionals in the industry, including dual suited robotics simulators and technicians who are capable of operating simulation software and following projects to the floor. At Jacobs, we have opportunities to work both locally in Michigan and travel the world for special projects such as process optimization studies, safety and process health assessments, and other automotive and non-automotive projects.





Key Requirements :

• Able to work independently and in a group

• When necessary work on your feet for over 8 hours per day

• Communicate well with others

• Possess excellent attention to detail and strong work ethic

• Reliable transportation to and from local job sites

• Must be willing to travel

• High School Diploma or equivalent

Junior Robotics Technician
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Preferred Capabilities:

• Basic knowledge, experience, and troubleshooting with machine automation (design and programming)

• Able to create robot paths and develop programs

• Understanding of electrical/electronic schematic diagrams, blueprints, and pneumatic/hydraulic systems

• Experience with PLC's and other automation equipment

Robotics Technician
  • >2 years of experience with ABB, Fanuc, Kawasaki, KUKA, Motoman, Nachi, and/or other industrial robots
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

• Knowledge, experience, and troubleshooting with machine automation (design and programming)

• Able to help others create robot paths and develop programs

• Understanding of electrical/electronic schematic diagrams, blueprints, and pneumatic/hydraulic systems

• Experience with PLC's and other automation equipment

Preferred Capabilities:

• Possess a basic ability to set up I/O structure, robot start-up, and various fieldbus networks with minimal supervision

• Comprehensive understanding of material handling and welding (MIG, spot, and projection) applications

• Experience with proprietary safety rated soft limit software, such as: DCS or SafeMove

Senior Robotics Technician
  • 5+ years of experience with ABB, Fanuc, Kawasaki, KUKA, Motoman, Nachi, and/or other industrial robots
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

• Comprehensive knowledge, experience, and troubleshooting with machine automation (design and programming)

• Advanced robotic path and programming development skills

• Understanding of electrical/electronic schematic diagrams, blueprints, and pneumatic/hydraulic systems

• Experience with PLC's and other automation equipment

• Able to set up I/O structure, robot start-up, and various fieldbus networks with no supervision

• Comprehensive understanding of material handling and welding (MIG, spot, and projection) applications

• Certified or well experienced with proprietary safety rated soft limit software, such as: DCS or SafeMove

Preferred Capabilities:

• Experience in specialty and advanced automated manufacturing applications, such as: Laser welding/brazing, vision guided robots, and coordinated motion

• Create/develop robot software configurations and programs for specific customer standards and specifications

• Able to reduce system cycle times and introduce process changes to optimize efficiency and/or the health of a system

• Participate in meetings with supervisors, co-workers, and employees to plan upcoming activities and update projects

• Experience with the use of statistical analysis software and computer-aided design software

Physical Requirements

Must be able to work at a computer and desk. Must be able to navigate to offices, multiple sites, and locations. Must be able to interact effectively with all levels of employees and customers.

Work Environment

Normal Office Environment. Many areas may require the use of Personal Protective Equipment.

Equipment and Machines

Computers and General Administrative Equipment (e.g. phone, computers, copiers, printers)

Attendance

With the exception of approved leave and holidays, attendance is mandatory. This position is expected to be on-site during all regular business hours as aligned with customer requirements. Availability after hours via phone/electronic communication.

Other Essential Functions

Must take and pass a drug test and background check. Must have/maintain appropriate security clearance as may be required. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be willing to travel as-needed
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office