Position Description Summary
The position scope includes, but is not limited to lead robotic design projects, conduct simulation reach studies, cycle time analysis, downloading/uploading of robot paths/programs, support manufacturing during build phases, resolve any non-conformances in a timely manner, and create robotic cell concepts using simulation software in support of estimating and sales. To operate in a manner consistent with the policies and procedures established by the occupational Health and Safety Act, other applicable legislation and by the Company.
Develop applications using computer-assisted drafting and manufacturing software and hardware for the control of robots and related manufacturing processes and operations;
Provide processing department with tool location on automation lines that include robot welding, and robot material handling applications;
Download programs from simulation software to robot controllers;
Assist mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic personal by using simulation software’s to debug robot functions during the assembly stages;
Establish simulation standards for new studies or modifications to the simulations and programs of existing equipment;
Review simulations with Customer and other departments;
Order robot dress when not ordered with the robot;
Provide mechanical design with information necessary for applications that include robots and other dynamic equipment;
Upload programs from robot controllers to simulation software for permanent storage and future reference;
Oversee tasks done by other department members to ensure completeness and accuracy.
Plan, and delegate, job tasks for other department members;
Communicating technical details/methods to other department members to help them perform tasks efficiently;
Developing new work methods to improve department performance; and
Incorporate robot safety functions into robotic cell designs.
University degree in electrical/mechanical engineering or college diploma in electrical/mechanical technology;
Two plus (2+) years’ experience in electrical/mechanical engineering (Robot, electrical design) or two plus (2+) years’ experience in robot programming;
ROBCAD and/or Process Simulate proficiency;
Design or programming experience should include familiarity with, automation, engineer assembly, weld lines and robots;
Proven and superior communication skills and the ability to work with others in a team atmosphere;
Valiant Machine & Tool Inc.
Valiant Machine & Tool Inc., the Canadian branch of Valiant Corporation, is a designer and manufacturer of automated production systems, tooling, and components.