Automation Engineer


Do you seek a position that will take your experience in electrical, mechanical and programming to the next level? Are you interested in working for a very stable and reputable global automation/robotics company? Does the idea of programming high speed, robotics systems pique your interest?

Perks for the Automation Engineer include:

  • Excellent, reputable, 30-year old company
  • Direct Hire position, benefits package offered
  • Strong team, fast-paced culture with room for creativity
  • Great team approach and collaboration

Responsibilities for the Automation Engineer include:

  • Program High Speed Robotics Systems
  • Electrical Documentation & design
  • Commission systems with final test personnel
  • Remote customer support
  • Field customer support
  • Document operation sequence of program
  • Reports to Controls Engineering manager

Requirements of the Automation Engineer include:

  • 5 years’ control systems engineering and industrial automation
  • Strong knowledge of PLC programming, industrial communication networks and motion control, as well as IEC1131 programming
  • Proficient in traditional control system disciplines of sensing, machine intelligence, and actuation, including the ability to engineer solutions for unexpected problems on short notice
  • Experience with multi axis robots very desirable
  • Omron Sysmac Studio experience will be considered valuable (Beckhoff Twincat 2 & 3)
  • A Bachelor of Science degree is helpful, preferably in electrical engineering
  • Minimum of 20-25% annual travel is a requirement.
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced office environment and manufacturing floor.
  • Strong attention to detail, highly organized, computer literate.

Snelling is a full-service staffing firm, placing candidates in temp to hire and direct hire positions in Northern Colorado for 23 years. All inquiries are strictly confidential, and all search fees are paid by our clients.



Fort Collins, Colorado 80525




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