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TEC Group Inc AGV Specialist in Novi, Michigan

AGV Specialist Novi, MI Full-Time Contract Summary of AGV Specialist Position The Mobile Robotics Application Engineer will work in conjunction with Engineering on the development and tryout of new and innovative technologies related to material handling and logistics using floor robots. Along with supporting various technical applications such as programming routes, system layouts, controlling peripheral equipment and other technically challenging applications existing in the field or currently being developed. Duties and Responsibilities In this role the ideal candidate will act as a network and think innovatively while executing the following responsibilities: middot; Attend project meetings and schedule meetings with suppliers as necessary middot; Act as a technical liaison between Engineering and Manufacturing middot; Work with Controls Engineering during debug and commissioning middot; Review drawing package for correct interface, verify the interface matches application middot; Design mobile robot path off-line based on customer supplied facility layouts middot; Deploy and validate mobile robot path at end-users facility middot; Set up communication with existing machine controls and warehouse management systems middot; Design and validate application specific implements and equipment middot; Debug programs and verify all signals to and from the PLC middot; Be able to identify control issues as related to the mobile robot middot; Document all changes in PLC and mobile robot programs middot; Backup and secure PLC and mobile robot programs and parameters middot; Other duties as required middot; Reports to: Industrial Engineering Manager Desired Knowledge middot; Experience with Kollmorgen NDC8 mobile robotics software suit middot; C-Way Software middot; Knowledge of AGV (software, programming and utilization) middot; AutoCAD middot; Import/Export data middot; Experience using PLC programming (Siemens Rockwell) middot; Problem solving skills middot; Material Handling and Transportation Knowledge Desired Skills middot; Reporting skills middot; Leadership skills middot; Methodical middot; Organized middot; Responsive Behavioral Competencies middot; Team working middot; Communication skills middot; Problem solving skills Qualifications middot; At least 3 yearsrsquo; experience in a manufacturing or Engineering as AGV Specialist middot; Three years of related experience in automation controls middot; High School Diploma, GED or the equivalent middot; Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally 21-40% of the time, as needed middot; Highly organized and process driven middot; Demonstrate a strong sense of urgency middot; Excellent customer service skills and problem solving skills middot; Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong presentation skills Ability to multitask in a fast paste and international work environment middot; Let#39;s Connect. A Global Spirit, a Local Presence. middot; Let#39;s Work. A history rooted in excellence, a future driven by innovation. middot; Let#39;s Innovate. We believe that innovation drives the industry towards excellence. #MW #20-01498 #ZR