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Robot Technician

Location: Kentwood, Michigan
Date Posted: 02-01-2018
Robotics Technician / Automation Technician – Grand Rapids, Michigan

DISHER is currently partnering with a leading automotive supplier in Grand Rapids, Michigan to fill their Robotics Technician role on the team. In this role, you will provide robotic programming, maintenance and repair expertise for automated installations.
What it’s like to work here:
This growing mid-size company has kept its fun and family oriented work environment even as it has continued to grow. Work-life balance is a priority and they like to have a flexible work environment that is balanced by getting the work done and providing great service to the customer. They keep their focus on building relationships and confidence with the customer by providing great value and maintaining their standard for the customer experience.
What you will get to do:
  • You will program robot paths and operating parameters
  • Tune in new automated installations including robots with trim, pick-n-place robots, and automated assemblies
  • Initiate robot application improvements such as robotic path optimization and process efficiency
  • Integrate robotic trim cells into function of vacuum form machine and manufacturing
  • Process improvements for existing in-production work cells
  • You will get to train others in programming and troubleshooting automated cells and equipment
What will make you successful:
  • Robotic programming expertise preferably with Fanuc and ABB robots
  • Working knowledge of PLC programming, I/O logic and ladder logic
  • Logical problem-solving skills and troubleshooting experience 
  • Experience participating in process improvement efforts, measuring current state, ideal state, and outlining next steps
  • Interpersonal skills and enjoyment for working with other people and teams
What’s next?
Apply for this position here: www.disher.com/careers
DISHER is a full-service product development and engineering services firm in East and West Michigan and Indianapolis, Indiana. Our engineering team is highly technical and diversified, serving in a variety of markets including automotive, office furniture, alternative energy, and medical. Our capabilities span from napkin through launch, providing numerous opportunities for us to partner with clients in product and process development, as well as in talent identification and attraction.
Learn about other DISHER opportunities here: http://DISHERdesign.catsone.com/careers
Keywords:  Robotics, Automation Technician, Fanuc, ABB, PLC Programming, Automotive, Tier 1, OEM.
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