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Mechatronics Engineer

Location: Multimatic Tennessee, Lewisburg, Tennessee, United States

Posted: September 4th, 2019

Company Overview:

Multimatic Inc. is a global automotive supply company providing hardware and engineering services to OEMs around the world. As a division of Multimatic’s Structures & Suspension group, Multimatic Tennessee has been producing a range of automotive structural components, including instrument panel (IP) beams, tie-bar and rocker panel assemblies, since 2016.

Position Overview:

Multimatic Tennessee is seeking a Mechatronics Engineer to research, design and develop electrical equipment, components and systems for production equipment within the facility.

Facility Address:

Multimatic Tennessee
871 Industrial Drive
Lewisburg, Tennessee
37091
USA

Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Design and detail electrical elementary diagrams, wiring diagrams, layout control panels and systems for machine controls and automation production equipment. Responsible for component selection, controls architecture design, software development, and system integration of all electrical components
  • Develop and implement control strategies including programming of PLCs (programmable logic controllers), operator interface design, system implementation, start-up and commissioning of systems
  • Design and program PLC control networks, such as Ethernet/IP, ControlNet, DeviceNet, and DF1
  • Design CAD electrical drawing modifications
  • Research, design and develop the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components and systems
  • Install, diagnose and fix programmable logic controllers and other devices that operate automated equipment
  • Monitor controlled systems on automated equipment.
  • Support vision detection and color recognition systems throughout the facility, supporting production by maintaining the systems at top operational capabilities (Cognex Vision Systems)
  • Ability to learn from experienced staff in the Control Engineering Department
  • Any additional responsibilities deemed necessary by management.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • High Diploma or GED and Post High School Maintenance and/or Technical training
  • Experience in programming Allen Bradley control systems hardware and software a must. (Studio 5000, Rslogix 500/5000, Factorytalk View ME/SE)

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The associate is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands to feel or handle objects, tools or controls; reach and lift with hands and arms; talk, see and hear. The associate is required to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The associate is required to rotate their torso and view behind them to operate required equipment.
  • The associate may frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and may occasionally be required to perform repetitive work tasks.
  • The associate may need to be available during off hours if needed and assist in emergency situations. The associate must have the flexibility to work various shift hours and/or extended hours if needed

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate frequently works near moving parts 
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud
  • Associate may be subject to temperature extremes for extended periods of time

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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