Automation Engineer

Job Number:
5214 LO
South Carolina
Salary is Negotiable
Laura Oriani
P: 216-455-1429
(800) 338-1257




Our client is a custom manufacturer of rubber extrusions. Their capabilities include material mixing/milling, HCR compression/transfer/injection molding, liquid silicone molding and silicone tube extrusion including co-extrusion. Medical/Pharmaceutical/Consumer Healthcare and Safety Industries.:


  1. Develop test plans for vision machinery and other equipment, applying knowledge of engineering technology.
  2. Design, build and implement vision inspection machines.
  3. Program and troubleshoot new and existing products on existing vision systems.
  4. Design quality, engineered solutions that meet customer’s needs, meet or beat budget constraints, and allow for efficient manufacture.
  5. Hands-on building of machinery and components utilizing equipment such as lathe, mill, etc.
  6. Utilize project management skills and CAD to minimize overall engineering cost and maximize ability to simultaneously execute multiple projects.
  7. Maintain awareness and control of project cost, quality, scope, and schedule to ensure on time delivery of the project within budget
  8. Support Management. Make Department Manager aware of all current or potential problems. Report to management all findings on jobs that would affect costs, schedules, employees or customers.
  9. Participate in design reviews as required and requested by Project Manager
  10. Develop and maintain relationships with outside suppliers
  11. Assist in assuring that customer commitments are met
  12. Where required, conduct research and development activities concerned with integration and testing of electronic and mechanical components, products and systems and in development of applications.
  13. Apply mechanical theory, mechanical testing procedures and related knowledge to layout, build, test, troubleshoot, repair and modify developmental and production equipment.
  14. Supervise installation crews and assist in the installation of jobs for field installations.
  15. Modify existing software to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance




Must have proven experience in PLC logic and programming and HMI or SCADA programming. Experience in Sherlock Vision Software preferred. BS in Electrical, Mechanical or Computer Engineering is desired. A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar position is required.

Please reference Job Code 5214 LO when responding to this position. Please send your resume as an attached document in Word form.

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