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Automation Machine Builder

Rockford, IL 61104

Posted: 05/07/2024 Employment Type: Permanent Industry: Mfg & Industrial Job Number: MS72138557 Pay Rate: $80000-90000 / year

Job Description

Automation Machine Builder Responsibilities:
o    Read and Interpret Machine Layouts, Component Drawings, 2D & 3D
o    Safely operate forklift, paint booth processes, dial indexers, conveyors, x/y tables
o    Build/Assemble from machined components and purchased devices, industrial mechanisms, fixtures, automated assembly stations,                and turn-key assembly systems
o    Build and wire control panels, HMI’s, push button stations, junction boxes
o    Perform field wiring and pneumatic plumbing on machines in progress
o    Perform programming of PLC’s (programmable logic controllers), smart relays, HMI’s & torque controllers; as needed with our Controls               Engineer. Able to make changes to programs. Will work with our Controls Engineer on projects so as to leverage resources.
o    Perform startup operational tests thru de-bug, and final demonstrations with the customer
o    Periodically travel to customer facilities to perform maintenance & repairs on delivered machinery
o    Manage direct and in-direct time efficiently
o    Keep work area clean and safe
o    Work with, train, and mentor upcoming Machine Assemblers
o    Follow & contribute to the ISO9001:2015 Quality Management program
o    Follow the safety policies of the company and work with an attitude of safety
o    Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience as a Machine Builder / Assembler
o    Excellent spatial-understanding, knowledge of mechanisms, fit and alignment
o    Excellent knowledge of GD&T ( Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing )
o    Proficient knowledge of the application of precision slides, pneumatic valves, servo mechanisms
o    Have medium capabilities in programming PLC’s (programmable logic controllers), smart relays, HMI’s, torque controllers, etc. Able to               make changes to programs & document changes.
o    Proficient knowledge of the application of switches and sensors (fiber optics, LVDT, limit, proximity)
o    Able to communicate clearly (speak, read, write) in the English language
o    Personal Integrity, Attention to Detail, Pride of Workmanship, excellent work habits
o    Works with behavior and attitude of safety, and use of PPE (personal protection equipment)
Must own personal tools; hold current driver's license with clear driving record
Expected hours: 40 – 55 per week
o    8 hour shift
o    Day shift
o    Monday to Friday
o    Overtime

o    Machine Building: 4 years (Required)
o    Mechanical knowledge: 4 years (Required)
o    PLC Programming: 2 years (Required)
o    Panel Building & Field Wiring: 3 years (Preferred)

For more information, please call Melissa @ 815-997-1442

Meet Your Recruiter

Melissa S.
Technical Recruiter

Year Started: 2020

I wanted to be an elementary school art teacher when I grew up.


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“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” – Mother Theresa


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I enjoy matching the right people with the best opportunities.

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