Robotics Engineer

The Shyft Group, Inc. Bristol , CT 06010

Posted 2 months ago

SUMMARY:

The Manufacturing Engineer position is responsible for optimizing manufacturing and troubleshooting production problems, planning, and designing manufacturing plant floor layouts to properly locate and co-ordinate equipment and material for efficient production. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to; preparing time studies, project planning/management, including managing budgets, supporting Production, developing, and maintaining systems needed to drive continuous improvement in areas of cost, quality, safety, lead time and use of working capital.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Automation System Specification Development

  • PLC Programming/Troubleshooting

  • HMI Programming/Troubleshooting

  • FANUC Robot Programming/Troubleshooting

  • Technical Support Team Training/Manuals

Project Management (Microsoft Project)

  • Evaluate tools and equipment process options that will reduce cost in the operation

  • Seek approval for investments in machinery and equipment that will improve manufacturing / assembly operations

  • Produce engineering drawings for and design fixturing / tooling

  • Implement lean manufacturing principles such as visual controls, pull inventory systems within a process, workplace organization and continuous improvement

  • Provide manufacturing technical support for production operations, which includes tooling, fixturing and process troubleshooting utilizing existing systems and procedures, as well as investigate new technologies, methods, and processes to improve existing operations

  • Monitor and correct safety / ergonomic issues

  • Support the CI (Continuous Improvement) team to develop and organize lean events

  • Actively participate in the WOW (War On Waste) team or program and assist in the implementation of WOW events

  • Support the NPI (New Product Introduction) process; evaluating new projects for tooling and equipment needs

  • Drive continuous improvement and eliminate waste in all manufacturing facilities

  • Aid in workstation load balancing for all manufacturing areas

  • Verify, review, and implement torque specifications as well as high risk part specifications

  • Track welder certifications and make necessary adjustments based on requirements

  • Manage plant and campus layouts, including, but not limited to, production lines and stations, office space, parking lots and warehousing

  • Investigate problems, determine root cause, and implement corrective and preventative actions by communicating with and assisting cross-functional teams (quality, engineering, production, materials, purchasing, etcetera) to resolve issues

  • Read current literature, talk with colleagues, participate in educational programs, attend workshops, or participate in professional organizations or conferences to keep abreast of developments in the manufacturing field

  • Knowledge of SPS and core procedures

  • Other tasks as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical / Manufacturing / Industrial Engineering or related field

  • Minimum of 5 years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Experience with working a low volume/high variation manufacturing operation

  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects, meet deadlines, manage, and maintain budgets

  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize work and stay on task

  • Innovative team player

  • Intermediate computer skills are required

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, MS Project, MS PowerPoint) and computer aided design systems (SolidWorks and AutoCAD preferred)

  • Good hands-on engineering skills and ability to work on production equipment

  • Sound judgment with the ability to make timely, and sometimes difficult, decisions

  • Ability to work with some direction and be effective in a fast-paced environment while being versatile, flexible, and willing to work within constantly changing priorities

  • Able to:

o Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

o Understand safety requirements and cautions

  • Strong:

o Communication skills, verbal and written

o Interpersonal skills

o Organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills

Other details

  • Job Family Manufacturing Engineering

  • Pay Type Salary

Apply Now

  • Bristol, IN 46507, USA
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Sr/Principal Software Engineer

RTX

Posted 4 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 9/27/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-12-26T00:00 Requisition ID 182225BR Note: This is a position for experienced professionals. If you have completed your degree within the last 18 months please apply to RTX College jobs: https://jobs.raytheonmissilesanddefense.com/college-jobs At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating. Job Summary: We are currently hiring a Sr/Principal Software Engineer to join the Relocatable-Over-The-Horizon Radar (ROTHR) team in Huntsville, AL. ROTHR is an established program with a broad variety of complex sub-systems and technologies that range from mainframes, Windows client/server, and Linux clusters, to embedded Linux with custom FPGA processing. ROTHR is part of the Missile Defense and Surveillance Systems Engineering team within Raytheon Missile Defense. As a member of the team, the Senior Software Engineer will provide support and ongoing enhancements to operational high-frequency surveillance radars located in Virginia, Texas, and Puerto Rico. The Software Engineer role will encompass, to varying degrees, all phases of the software engineering life cycle. The Software Engineer will work as both an individual contributor and team member using Agile development practices. A willingness and desire to work across engineering domains, the ability to learn new skills, and quickly adapt to changing environments is necessary. Software development is primarily in the C/C++ languages. Some software tasks may involve LabVIEW and OpenVMS FORTRAN. Git and GitLab are used for version control. Responsibilities to Anticipate: * Cross-domain engineering tasks consisting of embedded Linux kernel customization, writing or modifying Linux kernel modules, drivers, and the low-level configuration of single-board computer systems. * Software installations, upgrades, and testing at each of the radar sites, therefore, occasional short-term travel may be required. * Interfacing with engineering team members, site technicians, operations personnel, management, and internal and external customers. This position can be a Senior Software Engineer or a Principal Software Engineer based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position. The ability to obtain a SECRET Security Clearance is required within one year from date of hire. Except in rare circumstances, U.S. citizenship is required to obtain a U.S security clearance. Must be able to obtain access to U.S. DoD installations. Qualifications You Must Have: * Ability to obtain access to U.S. DoD installations * 5+ years of professional software engineering * 2+ years of professional C/C++ software programming * Strong preference for embedded software development, Windows and Linux The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance. Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or related STEM field. Qualifications We Value: * Recent or current active U.S. security clearance * Radar and digital signal processing techniques * Developing software utilizing the Eclipse environment * Real-time multi-threaded software development * Experience with and/or willingness to lead development efforts and/or participate in functional management * Software design phase of Software Engineering and creation of UML diagrams * OpenVMS FORTRAN * Data analysis using MATLAB or Octave * Software development experience using LabVIEW * Linux kernel customization, kernel modules, and device drivers * Configuring embedded Linux systems and application software * Open Embedded and Yocto tool chains * Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or related STEM field KEYWORDS: c, c++, software engineering, windows, linux, radar, signal processing, kernel modules, device drivers, embedded, embedded linux, yocto, real-time, multi-thread software, systems, eclipse, developing, developer, git, gitlab, open vms fortran, matlab, octave, vhdl, Verilog, digital, analog, test What We Offer: Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care. This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.182225 Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. RTX Bristol CT

Robotics Engineer

The Shyft Group, Inc.