Robot Technician

Milton Keynes
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ABB are looking to hire Robot Technicians to provide robot process support through process planning, design, support, and execution, they will be required to successfully participate in multiple application projects as robotics technicians based in Europe.

Tasks:Primary focus involves startup, programming, and debugging of robotic part washers and Powertrain assembly equipment. Specific competence in high pressure aqueous cleaning, deburring, and subsequent drying of machined part assemblies is highly desirable and or along with competence with Powertrain engine, transmission, cylinder head assembly.

- Support installations of Robotic Automated Systems in Europe
- Startup, Debug and Production support involving robots and electromechanical systems
- Manage technical solutions to minimize costs while maintaining reliability
- Provide industry specific application knowledge and direction
- Review requirement and design specifications
- Maintain Customer Specifications and logging of deviations
- Present product features and benefits to customers
- Provide support for product development
- Develop tools and integration strategies to increase effectiveness and lower cost
- Investigate and suggest process and technology enhancements
- Assist in developing ABB Controls specifications for projects
- Project tasks completed on schedule and under budget
- Project tasks completed to specifications and checked for accuracy
- Customer Satisfaction measured through Net Promoter Score (NPS)
- Follow ABB processes and Controls Work Level Instructions
- Controlled code incident management with minimal impact to customers production
- Product cost containment through improved engineered solutions

- Advanced training, knowledge, and awareness in Automated Systems and Robot Applications:
High pressure aqueous part cleaning
Drying after aqueous parts cleaning
Gravimetric testing of parts for cleanliness and contaminates
Powertrain Engine Assembly (crankshaft load, torque to turn, Cup plug & dowel pressing, valve installation and key up, etc)
- Functional knowledge of Robotics and/or Automation:
Robot path programming
Robot fault recovery
Robot interface and control
- Functional experience working with engineering design projects and machine startup
- Functional Robot Electrical Maintenance Skills
- Functional Robot Programming Skills
- Familiar in the application and debug of control components:
- PLC’s (Programmable Logic Controller)
- HMI’s
- Safety Controllers
- Field BUS I/O
DeviceNet, Ethernet/IP, ProfiNET, ProfiBUS, InterBUS, AZIBUS,
- RFID (Radio Frequency ID) tags (Interface, Reading and Writing)
- VFD and Servo Motors
- Conveyor transport, stops, rotates and trafficking control
- Power distribution and protection
- Familiar with IEC specifications
-Familiar with Ford, GM, Chrysler drawing standards

Education & Experience Required:
- AS in Electrical Engineering or related Engineering field preferred.
- Automated System Controls Design
- 3 year minimum experience in related field

Additional informationChallenges:

- Demonstrates persistence. Strives to improve skills and achieve goals despite setbacks
- Understands technical issues and can leverage previous technical experience to solve technical problems
- Easily analyzes and prioritizes information, distilling it to the critical issues and drawing accurate conclusions
- Maintains attention to detail, completing multiple or repetitive tasks
- Interest in continuous personal and professional development
- Experience informing clients, superiors, peers, and direct reports based on their information needs
- Excellent communication and presentation skills
- Excellent organizational skills
- Thoroughness and accuracy
- Excellent listening skills
- Ability to write technical documents
- Ability to manage and work well in teams
- Willing to travel and work primarily in Europe but travel outside of Europe as needed

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