20 days old

Automation Engineer I

North Haven, CT 06473
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Careers that Change Lives
The Electrical Engineer I responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the electrical/controls support of various manufacturing areas within the General Surgical Products Focus Factory of Medtronic. This includes Technical support for production equipment, participation in cost savings initiatives, manufacturing process improvements, assembly equipment retrofit projects and new equipment procurement.

A Day in the Life:
Follow industry and site specific best practices and standard procedures.
Communicate technically with various internal departments to ensure that equipment is in compliance with EHS requirements and the equipment provided makes high quality assemblies to meet all product requirements.
Be responsible for providing all documentation required to support assembly equipment. This includes but is not limited to operating instructions, electrical schematics, specifications, parameter settings, software backups etc.
Assist in writing and execution of Defining Documents and IQ protocol challenges.

Provide technical support to maintenance and manufacturing as required
Address appropriately related manufacturing issues on a daily basis as need requires
Troubleshoot manufacturing equipment problems including: PLC's, Electrical Schematics, Vision systems and Robotics.
Assist in creating equipment specifications to vendors for quoting automated and manual equipment.
Communicate and coordinate activities with multiple functional groups both within and outside of operations.
10% travel to manufacturing sites and supplier visits may be required. (International and domestic).
Provide technical support to maintenance as required

Must Have: Bachelor's Degree required with 0+ years of experience

Nice to Have:
Degree in Engineering such as Electrical, Mechanical, Mechatronics or similar
Dynamic, positive attitude
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Solid presentation and computer skills (Excel/Word/PowerPoint/Projects/AutoCad, etc.)
Experience with Manufacturing equipment preferred.
Some experience in trouble shooting equipment using conventional diagnostic tools and PLC software.
Experience with Rockwell PLC's /Safety PLC's (SLC/CompactLogix and ControlLogix Platforms) and supporting development software preferred.
Experience with Rockwell HMI's and associated development software preferred.
Experience with servo and stepper motion control amplifiers controllers and position feedback devices preferred.
Knowledge of data acquisition, IoT trends in manufacturing and manufacturing networking architecture is a plus.

About Medtronic
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

Additional Information

  • Posting Date: Oct 6, 2021
  • Travel: No

Posted: 2021-10-08 Expires: 2021-11-06
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