JBT Corporation Systems Engineer (Mechanical, Electrical or Computer Engineer) in Detroit, Michigan

Overview

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A leading global supplier of automated guided vehicles (AGVs), JBT’s AGV group has catered to the automotive, food and beverage, hospital, paper, and consumer product industries for over 30 years. With offices in the United States and Europe, we are one of the world’s leading producers of AGV systems.

We have an opportunity for aSystems Engineerto join our team in the Detroit area.

Responsibilities

  • Designing systems to meet customer needs

  • Facilitating the successful completion of an automated material handling system

  • Installing, testing and debugging of the system

  • Modifying equipment and software

  • Troubleshooting, defining and seeking resources to recognize and resolve electrical, mechanical and/or software improvement opportunities with system components.

  • Making software and hardware adjustments

  • Performing customer training

  • Perform regularly scheduled and on-call preventive services

  • Diagnose and repair vehicle/system issues

  • Assist in upgrades/retrofits requiring vehicle modifications, road system development, and navigation target surveying

  • Provide AGV systems operations support

Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science degree (B.S.) in Engineering from a four-year college or university. Degree may be in any of the multiple disciplines of Engineering including Software, Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, Computer, Mechatronic, etc.

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

  • Prior software experience required

  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals

  • Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public

  • Familiar with SQL, a plus

  • Familiar with CAD, a plus

  • Prior experience and technical knowledge of Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs), preferred

  • Able to travel in the tristate region approximately 80-100% of the time

  • Occasional travel domestically and internationally to customer sites

  • Field Service experience a plus

  • Valid driver's license required

What we offer:

  • Opportunity for growth in a booming industry (material handling automation)

  • Transparent leadership team – business goals and objectives regularly communicated through monthly meetings

  • Casual work environment

  • Company culture of continuous improvement

  • Competitive salary and benefits – medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and disability

  • Benefits begin your first day of employment

  • Generous education reimbursement benefits

  • Robust retirement benefits with company match

  • Vacation, sick, and holiday paid time-off

Candidates should be eligible to work in the US with no sponsorship requirements needed now or in the future.

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Requisition ID2018-3655

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CategoryTechnology (Engineering, Technical)