Automation & Robotics Technologist

The FSD team is growing! Interested in a career in the robotics and automation industry? With over 20 years of experience in the automation industry, Factory Surplus Direct is a trusted source for automation and robotic parts, service and support. Be a part of our team! FSD is looking to add an experienced Automation & Robotics Technologist to join our team. The ideal candidate will be a team player that is able to work in a very dynamic and fast-paced environment. We are looking for a highly motivated professional that can single-handedly design, document, specify and create small turnkey robot system solutions with minimal guidance or support.
Hiring Organization: 
Factory Surplus Direct Inc.
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Mandatory Requirements: - DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT MEET THESE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS - 4 years+ minimum related industry experience – preferably with a systems integrator - Minimum technologist diploma in Electrical & mechanical engineering (greater emphasis on controls & electrical) - Clean drivers abstract and valid drivers license - Clean record -Valid Canadian passport and ability to travel internationally if needed -Must be able to design Mechanical 2D CAD drawing, designs, layout and 3D CAD experience (SolidWorks or other) - Creating detailed BOM’s and assist with ordering equipment & components - Extensive experience sourcing automation components and working with wide range of suppliers - Able to generate electrical drawings with full BOM’s - Able to design, build and wire small control panels for systems (HMI’s, PLC’s, relays, safety relays, powers supplies, VFD’s, bush buttons etc) - Experienced programming a variety of Allen Bradley and Siemens PLC’s - Must be able to program, setup and wire, and fully integrate ABB, and Fanuc Robots - Must have extensive experience with wide range of tools, and power tools - Able to wire and integrate entire system Additional Assets - Experience in system integration - Experience in programming Motoman, Kuka and/or Nachi robots - Experience with Collaborative robots - Additional languages other than English - Omron PLC experience - Experience generating documentation for robot and automation system manuals - Process knowledge in any of the following: Mig Welding, Spot Welding, Waterjet cutting, Laser or Plasma cutting, and Paint - Experience with 3D printers and 3D files for part generation - Experience with Mill, Lathe, welders, plasma cutters - Experience with CNCs - We look forward to hearing from you!
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Full Time
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Contact Information Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of: Jill Reid Email: [email protected]