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Automation Engineer

Kelly Services
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
I have an exciting **Direct Hire** opportunity for an **Automation Engineer** with a Client located in **Virginia Beach, VA**


**Purpose**


Are you a high performing individual who possesses a passion for manufacturing? If so, we have a great opportunity!


Seeking an Automation Engineer to perform a variety of automation engineering work in planning, designing, and modifying fixtures, tools, and manufacturing processes to support the department standards. This individual will resolve engineering problems involved in the manufacturing of parts or products, as well as program and support robots and PLC systems.


**Job Duties & Responsibilities**


+ Determines and troubleshoots manufacturing processes and equipment at all levels of complexity. Identify, lead, and implement process and equipment improvements, and update operator instructions to reflect changes. Addresses and documents cause and corrective action issues to prevent future problem occurrences.

+ Engineers tools, fixtures and gauging modifications. Designs and implements quality improvement systems and error-proofing. Maintains and updates tooling drawings.

+ Programs and supports all types of robots including: 6 axis, Cartesian, spider robots etc.

+ Commissions and makes program changes to PLCs, drives, and vision systems.

+ Trains and supports maintenance/mechatronics techs, set-up techs and operators on new equipment and supports technical staff in complex troubleshooting.

+ Develop, design, and specify process equipment.

+ Coordinate day to day issues and project work such as equipment receipt and installation alongside the maintenance staff.

+ Provide management with engineering drawings of new and proposed projects, plant layouts, and equipment modifications.

+ Conduct time studies to continually expand and improve product cost standards. Calculates cost savings and makes recommendations based on analysis.

+ All other duties and responsibilities as assigned


**Specifications**


+ Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline preferred.

+ 2+ years of hands-on experience in troubleshooting robots and robotic systems.

+ 2+ years with Siemens S7 & TIA Portal.


**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: 2021-05-10 Expires: 2021-07-10

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