• Louisville, KY, USA
  • 69700-82000 per year Bi Weekley
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Medical, Vision, Dental, 401k, Vacation, Quarterly Profitability Bonuses

Who are We?

Lantech is widely recognized as the world leader in stretch wrapping technology. Not surprising, since we invented the first rotary stretch wrapping machine and have continually re-invented the product with new features and performance enhancing technology ever since. We also are industry leaders in robust and efficient case and tray handling equipment. Today, Lantech equipment is found worldwide, with technical support in multiple languages.

Here's a Glimpse at What you'll Do:

As an Automation Engineer at Lantech, you will:

  • Be responsible for developing and implementing automated solutions for the manufacture and testing of specified Lantech products and components.
  • Drive the implementation of automated projects from conception to delivery of fully launched solutions.
  • Develop technical solutions that meet the overall objectives of the project including: specification and design of equipment (i.e., robot, welder, positioners, etc.), identification of part design changes needed to facilitate automation, design and integration of fixtures within robotic cell.
  • Work directly with cell operators and team leaders to address performance and quality issues with the systems.
  • Implement automated production solutions for new and current products.
  • Design electrical systems, writing PLC logic, and completing electrical documentation.
  • Develop and implement performance verification tests to ensure product quality.
  • Interface with team leaders and cell operators to resolve functional issues with automated systems.
  • Troubleshoot operational issues and devises short and long-term remedies.
  • Maintain knowledge of new technologies and applies where appropriate.
  • Travel to vendor sites for Factory Acceptance Testing (less than 10%).
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What are We Looking For? (Requirements)

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has demonstrated experience with programming robotic welding applications (ABB, Fanuc, Universal Robots).
  • Has demonstrated experience with industrial control systems and programming Allen-Bradley based PLCs.
  • Is able to interpret engineering fabrication drawings.
  • Is a hands-on individual, highly motivated, and self-starter.
  • Possesses Strong communication skills with the ability to work in a cross functional team-based setting.
  • Is authorized to work in the U.S.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree of Science in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology.

Reasons you will love working at Lantech:

  • Job Stability: Lantech is an essential business who is thriving in the manufacturing industry and growing exponentially in the market. We believe that job stability is not only about your ability to hold a job. It also means you enjoy what you are doing as well as the benefits and compensation offered.
  • Growth and Career Opportunities: Each manufacturing position at Lantech is specifically created with a path for advancement in mind! As our associates further develop their skills, they are eligible for pay increases and promotional opportunities. Come join the Lantech team and stretch your career!
  • Competitive Benefits: 401k + Company Match, Quarterly profitability bonus, Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Life, STD & LTD, Paid Life insurance, Paid Vacation, PTO, 8 paid holidays per year.
  • Competitive Pay
  • Casual Dress
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