Company: F&M Tool and Plastics
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Job Description The Automation Technician performs assembly and
implementation to production of complex electrical, mechanical and
pneumatic robotic equipment from verbal and written instructions.
Essential Job Functions: Perform a variety of diagnostic
troubleshooting activities on automation equipment.
Perform mechanical, electrical, pneumatic or hydraulic repairs to
automation equipment Perform equipment failure analysis, repairs,
and scheduled preventative maintenance on robotic and automated
Performs layout of mechanical, pneumatic and electrical schematics.
Set up manual and semi-automatic automation equipment and assists
in operating pre-production runs.
Assist in installing new automated equipment and in moving
equipment to new locations.
Performs layout of mechanical, pneumatic and electrical
Create new robot programs and edit existing robot programs.
Update manuals and programs for automated equipment.
Keeps accurate reports of all activities performed on each piece of
Provide input to on areas for machine design and/or
Program automation through use of PLCs from conception to
implementation Optimize performance on automated equipment,
inspection equipment and robotic work cells Plan and implement
dedicated fully automated manufacturing cells.
Train plant personnel on use of automation May perform other duties
and responsibilities as assigned.
May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Requirements: Associates or Trade school degree with a focus in
electro/mechanical or similar or combined equivalent of education
and experience Prior experience in automation system fabrication
utilizing Bridgeport, lathe, and other equipment.
Familiar with pick and place robot programming, and end of arm
tooling fabrication Proficiency with PLC programming Proficient at
welding Familiar with Microsoft word and Excel Required Skills :
Previous experience in a manufacturing environment Experience in
injection molding a plus Strong mechanical/electrical aptitude
Creative thinking to drive innovation of existing processes and
equipment Ability to communicate well with other functions
Excellent equipment troubleshooting skills
Keywords: F&M Tool and Plastics, Leominster , Automation Technician, Other , Leominster, Massachusetts
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