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Robotic Tech Specialist

Location: Multimatic Indiana - New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

Posted: May 28th, 2024

Company Overview:

Multimatic is a global enterprise supplying engineered components, systems and services to the automotive industry. Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is a company facility located in Fort Wayne, manufacturing specialized, high-strength steel structural components for automotive OEMs.

Position Overview

Multimatic Indiana - New Haven has an opening for; Robotic Tech Specialist - 1st shift. Selected individual will drive automation (PLCs & robotics) activity for optimized production. The successful candidate(s) will also be required to help maintain manufacturing equipment, building facilities, and support all preventative maintenance programs.

Why Work For Multimatic?

  • Outstanding Compensation & a Culture that values its associates!
  • Great benefits first day of employment; (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid and unpaid time-off, & 401k match, Company provided Uniforms, & PPE reimbursement programs).
  • Tuition Assistance for Apprenticeships & other continuing education programs.
  • An excellent opportunity to be part of a new product launches.
  • Work with high-tech equipment (tube bending, hot forming presses, lasers, with over 80 robots throughout the plant).
  • Patented technology that is exclusive to Multimatic New Haven.
  • Perhaps best known as constructor of the new Ford GT road and race cars, Multimatic's products also span a wide range of automotive mechanisms, structures and suspension systems (including Formula 1 race dampers).

Facility Address

Multimatic Indiana - New Haven 2808 Adams Center Road Fort Wayne, Indiana USA 46803

SUMMARY

Supports robotic manufacturing equipment (Robotic Trumpf Lasers, Robotic Weld Cells & Robotic Hot Forming Presses) including all preventative maintenance programs by performing the following duties within an automotive environment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Troubleshoot robotic programs and modify/adjust as needed
  • Create robotic programs from scratch as needed
  • Troubleshoot and repair various types of electrical controls, drives, communications, wiring, robot paths etc.
  • Use laptop and various software programs and network interfaces to communicate with equipment
  • Ability to comprehend PLC logic and its relationship to the robot’s programming
  • Ability to comprehend field devices such as vision systems, fieldbus systems, safety components, and their relationships to the PLC and robots
  • Assist technical services in machine repair, change over, set up and operation as required
  • Effectively train, coach and mentor other Technicians to improve their skills
  • Perform all preventative maintenance requirements as scheduled
  • Have mechanical aptitude that compliments electrical capabilities
  • Ability to schedule time, materials and equipment required to perform tasks, and to properly use and complete required documentation
  • Support of Production as and when required
  • Assist in keeping a spare parts inventory
  • Have a professional customer service attitude and ability to communicate with all levels of associates
  • Additional responsibilities may be added when necessary

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must adhere to NEC

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or GED; 2 years electrical training or Journeyman’s certification or 5 years experience.in automotive environment preferred.

Working knowledge of the following:

  • ROBOTS
    • ABB Robots (S4C & IRC5 Controllers)
    • Motoman Robots (NX100, DX100, & DX200 Controllers)
    • Minimal Fanuc and Kuka
  •  PLC’s
    • Allen Bradley PLC’s and Studio 5000 Programming Software
  • DRIVES
    • Allen Bradley Power Flex
    • Indramat
    • Ormec
    • Quantum III
  • Communication Protocols
    • EtherNet/IP
    • Profibus
    • DeviceNet
  • Welding
    • MIG
    • RESISTANCE
    • HFI

Closing date for applications is September 1st 2024

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.