Automation Engineer


At Jabil we strive to make ANYTHING POSSIBLE and EVERYTHING BETTER. With over 250,000 diverse, talented and dedicated employees across 100 locations in 30 countries, our vision is to be the most technologically advanced and trusted manufacturing solutions provider. We combine an unmatched breadth and depth of end-market experience, technical and design capabilities, manufacturing know-how, supply chain insights and global product management expertise to enable success for the world’s leading brands. We are driven by a common purpose to make a positive impact for each other, our communities, and the environment.

JOB SUMMARYThe purpose of the job is to design and implement automation engineering projects in the area of assignment, e.g., mechanical, electrical, electronics, software application. The Automation Engineer reviews and analyzes project requirements, specification, plan, design and installation. Position is responsible for design of automation equipment to ensure stipulated specification and requirements are met and delivered within budget and on time. Position supports Manufacturing Engineer and Project Engineer of respective areas. Position also supports daily production teams when issues are beyond the normal scope of repair.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES· Designs automation equipment in respective areas of expertise, e.g., Mechanical, Electronics, Electrical, or Software Application.· Works closely with Project Engineer & Manufacturing Engineer to meet project timeline and within budget.· Reviews, understands and interprets requirements/specification accurately for integration into design of equipment.· Ensures design for manufacturability.· Acts as liaison with internal and/or external Assemblers/manufacturer of equipment to ensure all parts are manufactured to the design.· Generates design drawings, installation manual, and user manual.

. Updates drawings, electrical prints and other documents related to equipment changes or upgrades.

. Creates work instructions for new processes and equipment.

· Ensures all engineering times are logged into tracking system correspondent to the projects.· May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.JOB QUALIFICATIONSKNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS· Experienced functional knowledge of mechanical/electronics/electrical/software application engineering.· Experienced functional knowledge of injection molding process.· Experienced functional knowledge of automation equipment assembly and installation.

· Experienced functional knowledge of PLC programming.

· Experienced functional knowledge of vision systems (Omron, Keyence & Cognex).

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS· B.S. in Mechanical or Electronics/Electrical Engineering.· Minimum 3-5 years of working experiences in automation equipment design and installation.· Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.

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