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Automation Engineer

Kelly Services
Meadville, PA 16335
Automation Engineer (Meadville, PA)

Leader in custom automation designs and builds is currently hiring an Automation Engineer to work collaboratively with the Electrical Engineering Manager and/or other department members to define suitable system architectures for custom automation equipment. This position is a Direct Hire role.


Responsibilities:

Review sales and engineering information with the project team and Electrical Engineering Manager. Check time and material budget and notify the Manager or Project Manager if engineering estimates differ from the budget.

Using input from the project design team, and also sales estimates, production and customer requirements, work collaboratively with the Electrical Engineering Manager and/or other department members to define suitable system architectures for custom automation equipment (The architecture will include proper selection of a system controller PLC, PAC, etc.)

Networking design, including a selection of critical networking components.

Selection of input and output hardware; selection of motion control components; selection of safety interlocks and controllers; provision to integrate.

Considering NEC, NFPA, and customer standards, and corporate standards, design circuit and layout drawings of control and power panels utilizing AutoCAD LT or AutoCAD Electrical.

Considering NEC, NFPA, and customer standards, and corporate standards, design all fluid power circuitry pneumatics, hydraulics utilizing AutoCAD LT or AutoCAD Electrical.

Utilizing internal standards, create organized bills of material for all designs. Inform the Project Manager of any long-lead items.

Work collaboratively with the Electrical Engineering Manager and/or other department members to create software applications and configuration files for all programmable devices within the architecture. This includes PLC logic, operator interfaces, motion controllers, robotics, vision inspection systems, and other programmable process equipment.

Understand and execute all applicable internal processes, especially those that relate to the quality management system.

Check drawings prior to releasing to the shop (Make sure they agree with mechanical design and customer requirements. Make sure drawings are functional to allow the electrical assembly department to do the job efficiently).

Travel to customer facilities as-needed for install and field service.

Assist shop personnel in checking or troubleshooting equipment as required.


Experience requirements:

4-year technical degree and / or 10 years of progressive automation engineering related experience. Computer and office software skills.


About our client:

Recognized as one of the top employers in the area, client designs and builds custom automation solutions for OEM and large industrial manufacturers looking to grow or innovate within their industry segment.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-09-15 Expires: 2021-10-16

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