Robotics & Automation Engineer

Recruiter
Siemens Public Limited Company
Location
Congleton
Posted
07 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Siemens' World Class manufacturing facility in Congleton, Cheshire have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and reliable Robotics & Automation Engineer. The successful candidate will spearhead the Product Engineering team's automation of mechanical assembly and packing processes through the introduction of new and innovative technologies.

Role Overview:

  • Automation project experience - leading automation projects from conception to manufacturing release.
  • Experience of product development within automation - Design for Automation, Boothroyd Process, etc.
  • To identify opportunities for improvement in quality, cost and delivery by the design, development and implementation of automation.
  • To generate relevant justifications for capital approval of new equipment, spares, refurbishment's and services.
  • To support activity in line with the site wide TPM initiative.
  • To demonstrate a can do approach to all continuous improvement projects.
  • Generate user requirement specifications to ensure all aspects of equipment expectations are defined when designing, developing, improving and/or implementing equipment.
  • Ensuring that all relevant procedures, criticality assessments and correct operations are facilitated at all times.
  • Work as part of the Product Engineering team to meet project requirements and deliverables.
  • Consider safety to be the most important responsibility - both personal safety and incorporation of process safety into the application.
  • Work closely with the industrial engineering team to realize digitalization opportunities - digital twin, factory simulation, etc.
  • Identify and define engineering and operator training requirements to support new applications.
  • Provide support during commissioning to ensure a smooth transition into volume production.
  • Update the application as needed to address issues identified during commissioning.
  • Proven experience within industrial, production/manufacturing automation or process engineering automation.

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Robotics experience - preferred Kuka / Universal
  • Control experience - Siemens S7 / Nanobox / TIA
  • Automation experience - Product Assembly & Packing or similar transferable skills.
  • Additive Manufacturing experience - beneficial but not essential
  • Software - Teamcentre / NX / Plantsim - beneficial but not essential
  • Degree or equivalent in engineering, mechatronics, robotics or similar discipline.
  • *LI-HR

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