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Randstad Automation Engineer in West Columbia, South Carolina

Automation Engineer

job details:

  • location:West Columbia, SC

  • salary:$70,000 - $90,000 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, April 3, 2019

  • experience:2 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:148158

job description

Automation Engineer

Permanent position: Automation Engineer needed at leading electronics manufacturer located in West Columbia, SC. This is a M-F 1st shift role. Need to have mechanical engineering experience with high speed automated equipment. This is a chance to join a rapidly growing industry leader. Salary will commensurate with experience. Relocation assistance. APPLY NOW!

Responsibilities for the Automation Engineer

  • Execute machine installation and qualification protocols.

  • Develop operation and maintenance procedures.

  • Provide corrective maintenance support to production personnel to return faulted/failed machines to service.

  • Develop and execute continuous improvement projects to improve machine OEE (downtime, yield, scrap).

  • Design and engineer moderately-complex automation equipment, tooling and applications.Participate in design reviews.

Requirements for the Automation Engineer

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics.

  • 2+ years of hands-on experience maintaining and/or troubleshooting high speed automated equipment.

  • Experience with high-volume automation applications in the medical device, pharmaceutical, food, beverage, or electronics industries.


  • 10% quarterly bonus

  • Relocation assistance

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Matching 401K

  • PTO

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee discounts at local retailers

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.