Automation Technician

Date: Sep 9, 2023

Location: JANESVILLE, US, 53546

Company: NOVARES


Design and carry out production facility automation

Main Missions

1 - Study and perform the automation of Special Machines, Validation means, Tools and other resources and help to develop them at the workshop and in Mecaplast group units - Ensure the automation of facilities, in compliance with specific and general specifications and based on the automation process of a project
- Validate wiring diagrams (produced internally or by subcontractors)
- Work with the Design Office to define the technical and functional resource design
- Help machine technicians to develop Product/Process in the workshop and/or in Mecaplast group production units
- Perform site back-ups
- Update diagrams
- Determine machine capacity
- Manage Poka-yoke tests
2 - Research and optimise new techniques and technologies to improve the different Production means in terms of functionality, cost, reliability, deadlines, quality and safety
- Conduct the technological watch in his/her field of expertise
3 - Analyse the economic incidence and deadlines of technical developments adopted
- Gather technical requirements from the different production unit departments prior to each start-up on site and ask his/her line manager to approve these requirements prior to their implementation
- Contribute to continuous improvement by capitalising on and sharing feedback at the end of a project
- Notify his/her line manager in the event of a deviation.


Essential job functions


Nearest Major Market: Madison