Robot Programmer

Location Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000-£60000
Contact name: Vicki Martinson

Contact email: vmartinson@select-engineering.net
Contact phone: 01245403560
Published: 7 days ago
Expiry date: 12 Dec 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Key Responsibilities:

  • This role is at the cutting edge of next generation automated manufacturing in Automotive

  • and you will need to assist in developing multiple programs for automated assembly

  • applications particularly in respect of new product introduction.

  • Spend time off site with relevant supplier to support programmes (example new launches)

  • Help manage and develop programs throughout build phases

  • Work with the suppliers on the design and maturation of automated equipment

  • Assist with design reviews of production and help steer design for manufacture

  • Contacts-interface with (internal/external) all customers and suppliers at all levels.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Team player with a high level of personal integrity

  • Assess quality of product against standard

  • Assist with the development of PFMEA's, control plans and SOI's

  • Generation of TPM

  • Back up and maintenance of programs

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve control issues and/or respond to problems

  • Manage, maintain, and configure all software relating to PLC, Robotics, DC Tooling,

  • Welders, Sorion etc…..

  • Adhere to IAC HSE Policies and procedures at all times

Preferred skills and experience:

  • Degree in Mechatronics / Automation / Robotics desirable

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience working in Robotics within a 1st tier automotive supplier,

  • preferably within a just in time environment

  • Experience in Nachi robotic programming desirable but any make considered as training

  • will also be given

  • Experience of AIVs advantageous (MIR, Omron)

  • Understanding of offline programming techniques and software

  • Experience with interior plastics trim advantageous

  • ISO9001 / IATF16949

  • Understanding of Six sigma / Lean methodologies

  • Computer literate with MS Project

  • Auto CAD advantageous