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Factory Automation Engineer - ACRO - VR in Waterloo, IA at Acro Service Corporation

Date Posted: 12/29/2018

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Factory Automation Engineer - ACRO - VR, Waterloo, IA

Provide on-site shop-floor support for production critical Factory Automation solutions and equipment that require quick response to guarantee uptime and productivity.

Be responsible for changes to control logic and software including, but not limited to: relay ladder logic, PLCs, HMIs, and PC based logic.

Provide electrical designs within applicable standards to build new or modify existing production machines and systems.

Work with Quality, Manufacturing Engineering and Factory Automation Leads to ensure manufacturing and standardization goals are achieved.

We need an excellent communicator, who thrives on planning and executing projects, solving problems and working in a team environment.

Ideally, you will have an Electrical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related undergraduate degree.

3+ years of experience with Factory Automation (including but not limited to: PLC Programming, PC Programming, SQL Database, Vision Systems, AutoCAD Electrical, mistake proofing integration, communications with shop-floor devices).

3+ years of experience with Allen Bradley PLC programming.

3+ years of experience designing electrical controls systems.

Experience in project management – moderate to large scale complex projects

Strong communication skills to effectively interface with multiple groups.

Ability to work variable hours/shifts as needed.

A strong desire to solve problems and find solutions that drive a commitment to standardization while improving manufacturing processes and information flow.

Basic understanding of Kepware or other OPC servers.


The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and offers any job opportunity to any qualified candidate without regard to age, race, gender, national origin, physical appearance, sexual orientation, etc.