Field Engineer - PLC and Robotics Controls Programmer

Confidential Company  •  Livonia, MI

Less than 5 years experience  •  Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

$80K - $120K
Posted on 05/18/18 by Christopher Moreno
Confidential Company
Livonia, MI
Less than 5 years experience
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services
$80K - $120K
Posted on 05/18/18 Christopher Moreno

Position involves REGIONAL TRAVEL WITHIN MICHIGAN AND OHIO. It's a field based service position.


Support programming, implementation, and maintenance of automation solutions, smart devices, industrial controls systems, and Vision Guided Robotic Systems at client facilities.


*** Collaborate with engineers to design systems for automation and industrial tasks.


*** Research, select, apply sensors, communications technologies, and control devices for motion control, position sensing, pressure sensing, and electronic communication.


*** Develop program algorithms for robotic controls.


*** Integrate robotic and Programmable Logic Controller logic.


*** Participate in machine installation.


*** Run computer simulations of robot programs and conduct robot cycle time analysis.


*** Set up robotic controllers, machine field bus (Ethernet, Internet Protocol, & ProfitNET), and digital inputs & outputs.


*** Upload robot program to robot controller and PLC program to PLC controller and test Input & Output.


*** Provide post-installation support.


*** Assist with design of self monitoring electrical and mechanical systems to detect and prevent system failures.


*** Test and debug machines.


*** Write offline robot and programmable logic controller (PLC) programs.


*** Train customers.


*** Provide technical expertise related to Robotic Platforms (Kuka, Fanuc, & Denso); PLC systems (Omron, Allen Bradley, & Siemens); Vision Systems (Cognex & Keyence), and similar.


Well established organization offers an excellent compensation package, bonuses, full medical benefits, 401(k) savings plan, life and disability insurance, numerous professional development opportunities, generous paid time off, tuition assistance, company vehicle, testing tools, cell phone, and more!


Please reference #37823321 when responding.Education Requirements: Some CollegeMinimum Experience Requirements: 2-5 yearsJob City Location: LivoniaJob State Location: MIJob Country Location: USA

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