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Automation Engineer

Join Nolato GW in scenic Tucson, Arizona! We are looking for an Automation Engineer, who will be responsible for repairing, modifying and maintaining automation equipment.

Nolato GW is a global leader in precision injection molding and contract manufacturing for the world’s most successful healthcare, automotive, and industrial OEMs.

Join an organization that is respected throughout the industry for our advanced technology, quality, and innovation – all while enjoying the benefits of stable ownership, a collaborative culture, professional development, continuing education, global opportunities, and an exceptional benefits package.



Automation Engineer


Tucson Operations - Machine/ Facility Maintenance


Manufacturing Engineering Manager



  • Repair, modify and maintain Automation equipment
  • Repair and maintain injection molding equipment and related auxiliary equipment
  • Assist Manufacturing Engineering/Manager with new equipment modifications and projects


  • Preventive and Corrective maintenance of complex Automation equipment (i.e. molding machine robotics, assembly equipment, End-of-Arm-Tooling, packaging and conveying equipment, vision inspection systems)

  • Preventive and Corrective maintenance of injection molding and support equipment

  • Record data electronically or manually (MS Office)

  • Design and build End-of-Arm-Tooling and simple automation fixtures

  • Vision system troubleshooting 

  • Have the ability to analyze data to determine possible trouble areas

  • Execute and write FAT & SAT reports

  • Other tasks assigned by the Manufacturing Engineering/Manager (i.e. cleaning machines, screw and barrel maintenance, building maintenance etc.)



  • High School Diploma

  • Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Technology degree as a minimum

  • Mechanically inclined, self motivated

  • Electrical, hydraulic and mechanical knowledge of injection molding and assembly environments

  • PLC programming

  • Computer literate

  • AutoCAD proficient a plus

  • Automation

  • Basic machining skills

  • Ability to read and follow prints/schematics/ladder logic

  • Can work with minimal supervision, dependable

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in industrial mechanical or electrical field

  • Self-starter/ self motivated and able to work with a minimum amount of direct supervision

  • Must be able to read and interpret blue prints (Hydraulic, PLC and Electrical)

  • Mechanically inclined

  • Working knowledge of robotic automation, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems

  • Must have a safety conscience work ethic

  • Able to work beyond scheduled hours and be on call status

  • Validation of automation assembly equipment a plus

  • Solid Works experience a plus

  • Able to travel up to 30% on occasion 



Tucson, Arizona, USA

Apply by

June 30, 2022

Contact person

Cathy Tempesta

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