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Automation Technician

Kelly Services
Fairport, NY 14450
**Automation Technician**

**Pay Rate: $25 - $28.00**

**Contract opportunity**

**Location Fairport, NY**

**Position Summary:**

Under the general supervision of the Manager Automation Engineering, the primary responsibility of this position is to support manufacturing with respect to automated and semi-automated post-molding equipment. This includes a variety of automated material handling, assembly, decorating and packaging systems.

Responsible for detailed communication with Supervisors & Maintenance about current state of automation related concerns. This also includes detailed communication with Automation Engineering on future department needs.

**Responsibilities** :

+ Determines root cause of failures and problems with automation equipment.

+ Communicates effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a broad manufacturing base

+ Troubleshoot & support:

+ Various PLC formats with heavy emphasis on Allen-Bradley PLC/HMI hardware and software: SLC, PLC, ContolLogix, Panelview

+ A wide variety of automation technologies, including: Robots, Printing (Pad/Screen/Offset/InkJet), Ultrasonic Welders, Vision Systems, Leak Testers, Labelers, Capping Equipment, reamers & other finishing equipment.

+ Works with equipment vendors to solve automation problems & increase self-knowledge.

+ Interacts with molding setups & process engineering to solve component related issues & their effect on the automation process.

+ Support Automation Engineering with installation of improvements & new Automation.

+ Coaches Automation Associates in work centers supporting root cause troubleshooting.

+ Develop / modify procedures & training guidelines as needed for automation processes.

+ Read & modify electrical schematics as needed for automation equipment.

+ Designs, sketches & dimensions improvements to existing automation systems

+ Tracks & helps maintain automation data (stops, scrap, etc) to support continuous improvement process. Uses PPI tools and Lean techniques to analyze data and improve processes.

**Minimum Requirements/Qualifications**

+ Associate degree in Engineering or a technical discipline. Equivalent experience may be considered, but only with a demonstrated record of self-development and continuous learning.

+ 5+ years related automated equipment experience.

+ Must have a very broad electrical and mechanical background, including hands on experience with PLCs, robots, motion controls and associated programming software.

**Professional Characteristics:**

+ Must have excellent troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills.

+ Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills.


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**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/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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: 2020-10-14 Expires: 2020-11-14

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