Automation Project Engineer
Barberton, Ohio

Job ID: 11394
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Direct Hire
Job Industry: Engineering

Onsite: On location at the Client’s site 100% of the time. No telecommuting or remote work.

Additional Information: Full benefits available.

Description: Our Client, one of the leading metals engineering and manufacturing companies, is looking to hire an Automation Project Engineer in Barberton, OH.


• Originate, develop, and execute targeted automation projects to meet location and process goals for productivity and/or cost reduction;
• Provide specialized technical expertise in the application and use of material handling, control, and automation technology for plant facilities and processes;
• Work closely with Production, Planning and other departments (Purchasing, Maintenance, or outside vendors) to plan work activities;
• Stay in tune with the latest technologies (electrical, controls and automation engineering), and research 'state-of-the-art' applications to understand how to integrate efficiently and effectively;
• Possess a solid understanding of computer programming and software development;
• Ability to troubleshoot equipment problems and perform complex system tests;
• Possess Strong communication skills;
• Continuing to learn the craft of mechanical, electrical, controls and automation engineering, researching 'state-of-the-art' and how it could be utilized on the manufacturing floor.


• Experience in an automation and/or controls position (5+ years);
• Experience with various software programs, robots, CAD systems, and PLC’s;
• Experience integrating devices using the latest common or proprietary protocols;
• Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology from an accredited institution.

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