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Company: Remedy Intelligent Staffing
Location: Fairport, NY
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board


Now hiring an Automation Technician in Fairport, NY!

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.   



  • Determines root cause of failures and problems with automation equipment.   
  • Communicates effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a broad manufacturing base 
  • Troubleshoot & support: 

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

o   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. 


Minimum Requirements/Qualifications 

  • Associate's 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 PLC's, 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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