The Automation Engineer will be based Tijuana B.C., this position will be focused on : working on checking the planning of production according to customer requirements, monitoring all systems are met, daily monitoring compliance with established production programs.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates :
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do :
Define, develop and deploy automation into Flex sites.
Develop automation requirements and specifications.
Prepare RFQ’s and solicit quotations from automation suppliers. Evaluate supplier quotations to determine the best combination of technical solution, cost and timing.
Prepare customer quotations for automation projects.
Develop budget and schedule for projects and manage projects to stay within them.
Conduct equipment design reviews and provide design guidance to suppliers.
Manage automation suppliers through all phases of projects.
Provide on-site support during machine build, debug and testing / qualification.
Supervise installation and testing to verify requirements and specifications are met.
Draft qualification protocols and support equipment qualification activities.
Visionary in the field of automation. Know when to deploy and when not to deploy automation.
Develop manufacturing solutions with the best combination of manual, semi-automation and / or full automation. Analyze and plan workforce utilization, space requirements, and workflow.
Design the layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency and safety
Attend customer meetings at all level of discussions, getting customer inputs and presenting Flex manufacturing solutions, etc.
Able to quickly cost analyze and work up the financial justification for automating.
Support new product development automation needs, facilitate assembly processes through the implementation of assembly cells and automated equipment at NPI stage and ensure meeting development time-line.
Interface with customers and functional owners on product development issues regarding automation. Conduct design-for-
automation analysis and provide detailed recommendations.
Here is some of what you’ll need (required) :
BS / MS Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechatronic Engineering or equivalent
English / Spanish communication skills (80%)
Industrial Engineering experience working in both HMLV and LMHV assembly processes.
Knowledge of automation systems and tools - robotic, vision, material handling, ASRS, Conveyors, PLC, screws / fasteners, HMI, Pick-
Place-Pack, Inspection / Test (Structural and Non-Contact e.g. Laser), Application of lasers e.g. Etching / Marking, Dispense process, Machining, Mechanicals (Soft Tooling, Hard tooling, Plastics, etc.)
Knowledge of Layout, Tooling / Fixturing, Demand Flow, Cell Concept and Lean Manufacturing and Simulation tools
Here are a few of our preferred experiences :
Minimum 5 years’ experience working with manufacturing of medical devices (Desirable)Monitor all systems are met
Minimum 5 years related experience in a technology-based industry, where a mix of automated and manual assembly techniques is utilized.
BS / MS Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechatronic Engineering or equivalent.
Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide :
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