TekWissen Group is a workforce management provider throughout the USA and many other countries in the world. Our client is the brand name of Deere & Company, an American corporation that manufactures agricultural machinery, heavy equipment, forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment.
Position: Factory Automation Engineer
Location: Moline, IL, 61265
Duration: 24 Months
Job Type: Contract
Work Type: Hybrid
Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a project or process.
Operates in a team environment within either the enterprise product delivery process or the enterprise order fulfilment process.
At this level, projects are of moderate scope and responsibility or may be a significant portion of a major and diverse project or process; decisions are made within established guidelines and may be reviewed by supervisors and/or managers.
May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work for support personnel, contractors and suppliers.
Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labour standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope.
Provides support and troubleshooting for current operations. Investigates, gathers and analyse data and implement solutions.
Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope.
Applies electronic tools across a broad range of applications, including e-builds, modelling and simulations.
Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing through the
client System of moderate scope.
Designs operations layouts.
Improves material flow and material presentation.
Leads team studies related to capacity, energy, productivity and efficiency of moderate scope.
Leads analysis, development and implementation of new manufacturing processes and technology.
Analyses and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans.
Skill set requirements:
Experience with PLC programming and Automation/Controls MUST HAVE
Experience with Allen Bradley PLC and User Interfaces MUST HAVE
Experience in designing and reading electrical prints using AutoCAD MUST HAVE
Experience with SQL Databases nice to have, but not required
TekWissen Group is an equal opportunity employer supporting workforce diversity.