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Automation Specialist - Holland, MI

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Job ID: JRAP21535
Date Posted: May 17, 2022
Segment: Industry
Business Unit: Hitachi Industry & Distribution
Company Name: JR Automation
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Remote: No

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As an Automation Specialist, you will work with some of the most talented engineers in the automation industry.  Together you will develop state of the art automated equipment and custom integrated systems for our customers.  The innovative solutions we design offer diverse experiences that will strengthen your skills and challenge your abilities. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Develop conceptual designs for quoting, sales, and customers.
  • Work with Mechanical Engineering and Quoting team to develop complex factory automation concepts and detailed designs.
  • Interface with customers and project managers regarding project requirements.
  • Drive best practice and cost savings opportunities.
  • Assists with the successful execution of assigned programs as they relate to cost, quality, timing, and customer satisfaction.
  • Serves as a resource for troubleshooting and support of complex automated systems.
  • Assists in the integration and programing of robots and collaborative robots
Note:  This list is not inclusive; however, it is intended to be a guideline for activities.

What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering field or related industry experience. Mechanical or Mechatronics background preferred.  
  • 10+ years of experience in the automation field.
  • 5+ years of experience in concept development.

Skills You'll Have: 

  • Expert level ability to troubleshoot and debug system
  • Proficient in programing robots with Fanuc, ABB, UR, and Staubli preferred.
  • Ability to develop and prototype equipment.

Other Details:

  • Travel to customer sites & other JR locations up to 20%
  • Covid-19 Disclaimer: The health & safety of everyone at JR Automation is critical to our success.   As an essential employee, you will work onsite at one of our facilities and follow the policies & practices in the JR Automation Covid-19 Safe Work Playbook.  Social distancing, mask-wearing, and capacity limits are a few of the strategies we utilize. 

Company Overview

At JR Automation, A Hitachi Group Company, our talented teams leverage the latest technologies, innovative thinking, and decades of experience to provide our global customers with world-class automation equipment.  We transform processes & optimize operations with the solutions we design, build, program & deploy for nearly every industry.  Our people are the heart of our operations, and we believe unique skills and capabilities enable us to grow, collaborate and evolve.   

Join our team of 2,200+ at one of the 27 facilities around the globe.  We offer competitive pay, great benefits, apprenticeship programs, tuition reimbursement and training opportunities to develop your skills.      

Come Think. Solve. Create. With Us! 

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