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OPEN POSITION

Automation Technician

Join Nolato GW in scenic Tucson, Arizona! We are looking for an Automation Technician, who will be responsible for maintaining injection molding equipment and auxiliary 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.

 

JOB TITLE:

Automation Technician

DEPARTMENT:

Tucson Operations 

REPORTS TO:

Manufacturing Engineering/Facilities Manager

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 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.
  • Would need to be available to work nights, weekends, holidays, and on call basis.
 

SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS:

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

  • Preventive and Corrective maintenance of injection molding and support equipment

  • Perform actual P.M. duties

  • Record data electronically or manually (MS Office)

  • Assist in the build of End-of-Arm Tooling

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

  • Maintain spare parts inventory and supplies required for P.M. program and daily operation.

  • The ability to analyze, repair, modify and maintain Automation equipment. This machinery includes large Automatic Assembly cells with 6 axis robots, vision inspection systems, programmable logic controllers with HMI interfaces, Pneumatic pick & place equipment, electrical servo actuators, load cells, thermal transfer printers, laser engravers and packaging equipment.

  • The ability to troubleshoot pneumatic and industrial electrical problems. Use of multi-meter required

  • The ability to set-up, troubleshoot, and modify End-of-Arm tooling and robots used in injection molding machines for parts handling

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

     

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Computer literate; Automation and basic machining skills required

  • Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Technology degree preferred

  • Mechanically inclined, self-motivated

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

  • AutoCAD proficient a plus

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

  • Must be able to read and interpret blue prints (hydraulic, PLC and electrical)

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

  • Minimum of 2 yrs. experience, in industrial or electrical field

  • Self-starter, self-motivated, able to work with minimal amount of direct Supervision; dependable

  • Must have safety conscience work ethic

  • Able to work overtime and be on call status

     

Location

Tucson, Arizona, USA

Apply by

September 30, 2021

Contact person

Cathy Tempesta cathy.tempesta@nolato.com

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