Principal Automation Engineer in Hudson, WI

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Molex   •  

Hudson, WI 54016

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 65 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Overview:

Phillips-Medisize, a Molex Company, is seeking an experienced Principal Automation Engineer.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide concept development, specification (URS authoring), and quoting of automation in support of new opportunities at the Global Innovation and Development (GID) Center or the US manufacturing facilities
  • Partner with the US supply chain organization to manage the US automation Approved Vendor List (AVL), including performing competency assessments for sources on the AVL to match vendors with suitable opportunities
  • Serve as the design for assembly / automation Subject Matter Expert for GID development programs
  • Provide project-based technical assistance, as needed, serving as a project team member
  • Lead specification (URS authoring), sourcing, project management, and/or acceptance (FAT/SAT) of automation projects to support US manufacturing facilities or GID
  • Work with manufacturing facility engineering & management to identify opportunities for automation and robotics to reduce cost and improve quality, with a focus on flexible automation that can be used across multiple customer programs
  • Demonstrated flexibility to manage multiple projects and interface with teams at multiple facilities, including temporary assignments at facilities other than the assigned home base for this position
  • Lead company-wide Automation Council, focused on component standardization, education and exploration of new technologies, and development of automation best practices for Phillips-Medisize
  • Actively participate in continual improvement, corrective action and customer satisfaction

Extended travel may be required to other facilities to support business needs

Position Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, manufacturing engineering, industrial technology
  • Minimum five (5) years proven experience in automated machine design or assembly
  • Experience with SolidWorks or other mechanical CAD system

Valid Through: 2019-9-13