Robotics Manufacturing Engineer

  • £38000 to £40000 Per: annum + Benefits: Pension, Additional Holiday for Christmas Shutdown, Subsidised Canteen
  • Exeter, South West,
  • Permanent
Robotics Manufacturing Engineer
The Company:
An experienced Automation / Robotics Manufacturing Engineer is required in this fast paced engineering manufacturer in Exeter.  Working within the aerospace industry, you will 
  • An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing Engineer, specialising in Automation, to join our Manufacturing Engineering team, reporting to the Manufacturing Engineering Team Lead.
  • Developing automated manufacturing processes
  • Providing support for automated processes on site inc. Robot Cells, EDM, CNC, Waterjet and Production gauging
  • Providing support for manufacturing to improve existing processes
  • Qualifying new products on existing manufacturing equipment, internally and with the customer.
 Job Responsibilities:
  • Create, verify, and release robot programs for automated cells, release programs for other, programable manufacturing equipment
  • Design and deliver tooling and fixtures for manufacturing processes
  • Develop and implement new advanced manufacturing equipment and automation
  • Support justification of capital funding requests
  • Reduce costs and improve current manufacturing techniques
  • Creating supporting documentation for automated equipment (SOP and EMS)
  • Support the identification and implantation of new manufacturing technology
  • Responsible for program storage, data back-ups and revision control for manufacturing equipment
  • Implement and support EH&S activities
Skills Required:
  • Degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Manufacturing Engineering plus minimum of two years’ experience working with controls/programming robotics.  Or minimum of a HNC in Mechanical or Electrical engineering plus minimum of five years’ experience programming Robotics and controls systems 
  • Experience trouble-shooting mechanical systems (pneumatics, tooling, measurement feedback systems)
  • In depth knowledge of automation systems
  • Good understanding of tooling and fixture design
  • Robot programming experience, Yaskawa or Fanuc an advantage
  • Proficient in CAD, Siemens NX an advantage
  • CMM Programming experience (Renishaw Modus)
  • PLC or other logic-based programming experience
  • Proficient in CNC Milling, CAM an advantage (Heidenhain controls)
Working Hours:
Day shift: 8am-4pm Monday to Friday
Sarah Lane Permanent Vacancies Manager 01392 423301

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