Control Engineer - Automation in Scarborough, ME at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

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Job Description

Job #:  1033684

Position 1 - Manufacturing Automation Engineer I
Experience: 0-2 years
Education/Background: Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology (2 year degree is fine for the right candidates).
  • ?Work with senior controls engineers to generate electrical prints, BoM sheets and other equipment documentation.
  • Troubleshoot and debug automated manufacturing equipment (PLC's, HMI's, servo motors, robots, vision systems).
  • Collaborate with maintenance and production to maintain and develop preventative maintenance SOP's and operator SOP's for automated equipment.
  • Assist engineers with validation of new automation equipment and modification of existing automation equipment. 

Desired Skills:
  • Basic programming experience. PLC or embedded systems programming (Arduino, Raspberry Pi, etc.) experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of automation, servo motors, robotics or similar electro-mechanical systems.
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Good communication and writing skills.
  • Attention to detail.

This position will target entry-level candidates. We can be somewhat flexible with this one. We have a strong controls engineering group - I will involve the team in the interview process - if we find a candidate they are all interested in working with will be willing to take someone on without all the desired skills and train/mentor them on the job.
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