Engineering Technician, Robotics, Heil Environmental f550

Date: Mar 18, 2019

Location: Fort Payne, AL, US

Company: Dover Corporation

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Company: Environmental Solutions Group – Heil Environmental

Location: Fort Payne, AL

Reports to: Supervisor, Maintenance Engineering

Department: Operations


Position Summary: 

Primarily responsible for maintaining and improving programs of Cloos Welding Robots, this include on-line programing and off-line programing to improve safety, quality and productivity of Company products.


Roles also include general troubleshooting of welding robots and performing preventive maintenance; work in conjunction with safety, quality and production in maintaining and creation of production documentation as daily check lists, work instructions, visual aids tec.  Though experience on programing Cloos robots is desired, any other robot experience like Fanuc, ABB, Motoman etc. will be considered.


Roles and Key Responsibilities

  1. Programing, general troubleshooting and preventive maintenance on welding robots.
  2. Create and maintain production documentation as check lists, work Instructions, visual aids, etc. to help Safety, Quality, Productivity and Cost on all the robots cells.
  3. Analysis of current process and identify opportunities for improvement.  
  4. Facilitate selection, scope and planning of continuous improvement projects.
  5. Analyze and improve work flow, space utilization, equipment and layouts for maximum productivity.
  6. Proficient with A3/8D problem solving techniques.
  7. General Engineering Technology Studies.
  8. Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops.



Education:  Requires a High School diploma or GED.  Also requires a Vocational Degree or Additional Training Requirements such as Level 1 and 2 Job knowledge required.

Experience: 5 plus years experience required.

Knowledge: Requires ability to understand general arithmetic; ability to write in an understandable manner; understand verbal or written instructions; ability to read and understand instructions, lists and billing materials; use PC based applications, including Mainstar, Outlook, and Microsoft Office, knowledge normally acquired through high school or equivalent experience.

Mental: Requires normal attention with periods of high concentration intermittently to operate machinery approximately 50% of time.

Physical: Requires walking/standing approximately 70%, lifting up to 40 pounds approximately 15% of time; involves repetitive overhead work approximately 10% of time; involves repetitive stooping, forward bending and crouching approximately 5% of time.

Manual Dexterity: Requires use of hands, arms and feet for repetitive lifting; use of hands and arms to operate all manufacturing equipment, meters, chains hoists, automatic drills and general hand tools and to record written information.

Audible Demands: Requires ability to follow verbal instructions and to hear for safety purposes.

Visual: Requires the ability to visually observe essential functions for satisfactory job performance and safety; color and depth perception required.

Environmental: Involves exposure to plant environments with the presence of dust, fumes, noise, and fluctuating temperatures due to lack of climate control.


Note: Supersedes All Preceding Job Descriptions:

The above job description is intended to describe the general content, identify the essential job functions, and set forth the requirements for the performance of this job.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of job functions or requirements.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Alabama : Fort Payne

Sub Division : Heil

Job Requisition ID : 25567

Nearest Major Market: Fort Payne

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