Automation Engineer - Manufacturing, Machining, Injection MoldingThis Jobot Job is hosted by: Joyce CourterAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $80,000 - $90,000 per yearA bit about us:Over the last four decades, we have become one of the largest injection molding companies in the world, serving high-profile international customers in the healthcare, CPG, and industrial markets. We have an immediate need for an Automation Engineer to assist with overall design, installation, and qualifying of new automation machinery.We can help with relocation to NC!Why join us? Competitive base salary Relocation assistance to NC Excellent employee benefits In-house training programs for continued career opportunities within the company Great work environmentJob DetailsWhat you need for this position: Minimum Bachelor's degree in engineering 5+ years of experience in an Automation Engineering role General knowledge of machining, part design, CAD, Injection Molding and manufacturing operations Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Strong Computer and control systems knowledge required Overall good mechanical and electrical aptitude Open to travelling domestic and internationally 50% (once travel goes back to "normal")What you will be doing: Purchasing and design of automation parts/machinery Support automation projects for all global locations Generate technical feasibility plans for assembly and decoration Interface with customers on new projects and act at SME for automation Quote new automation work cells and qualify new vendors Identify cost saving opportunities related to automation Maintain and improve on all existing automation machines Coordinate automation activities with outside suppliers Approve designs of new automation machines Manages construction time schedules to meet the production schedule needs on new machines Responsible for procurement of purchase orders for automation projects with suppliers Assist in production start-ups as related to automation machines, as well as troubleshooting of new and existing automation machines Participate with each division's continual improvement of automation machinesInterested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button.