Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Technical Placements Ltd
The company is part of a global manufacturing group, supplying components to the power generation and aerospace industries. Due to some large automation / mechatronics investment, this exciting new role will provide programming to a wide range of current and future robotic equipment. The person may also be part of the team responsible for identifying and assessing additional mechatronics equipment in the future.
2 years previous experience in programming of industrial robots, preferably Kawasaki, however training will be given.
Able to use CAD/CAM systems to produce robot programs.
Background in mechatronics / industrial automation / IT programming / CNC programming
Fully conversant with Microsoft office suite.
Able to document and control change allowing full traceability.
Good understanding of requirements for fixed process control.
Able to produce clear written procedures for operators to follow.
Good communicator/team worker with ability to listen and work to requirements of the area departments.
Good understanding of health and safety requirements for robot systems.
Minimum education should be good completed apprenticeship in engineering background with relevant qualifications at Gcse level.
An insatiable hunger to improve the business through maximising the use of our industrial robots at all levels.
Able to see opportunities communicate and justify new projects for future mechatronic projects.
Must have positive enthusiastic attitude with ability to adapt to the changing requirements of the business.
38 core hours per week
Mon/Tuesday 7.30am to 16.30pm
Wed/Thurs 7.30am to 16.15pm
Fri7.30am to 12.00 noon
Salary - £30K plus quarterly bonus scheme - averaging 8/10% of salary
Pension contributions matched up to 7.5% of salary
Holidays - 25 days + 8 statutory holidays
This is a great opportunity to join a developing business providing precision engineering technology to industry