Automation Engineer / Technician

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Job available at Soucy Caoutchouc – Drummondville

 

WHAT TO EXPECT  

In a perspective of pushing innovation further within our products, we are looking for a programmer specialized in automation. As a passionate person in the fields of automation and control robotics, you will act as a software developer on large-scale automation projects within the plant engineering department.

Here's an overview of your tasks: 

  • Evaluate the customer's needs, understand their processes and refer to the specifications of the tender in order to program the equipment accordingly
  • Participate in the establishment of budgets and schedules in collaboration with the project manager
  • Design operating theories, safety systems and perform risk assessment
  • Participate in PLC programming, configuration, operator interface (HMI, logging systems, SCADA) and networking
  • Perform commissioning of programmed systems
  • Write test and acceptance procedures in the factory
  • Supervise our external partners for software projects
  • Support the existing equipment fleet and maintenance team
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and optimization and propose solutions
  • Perform modifications and improvements to existing equipment

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR  

  • Bachelor's degree in automated production engineering or equivalent technique with experience
  • You have relevant experience in software development of machines, automated systems or robotics in the manufacturing environment
  • Be very comfortable in a fast-paced product development environment where the solutions and specific objectives to be achieved are not known at the outset
  • Good problem finding and debugging skills
  • Ability to read electrical drawings of automated systems
  • Excellent ability to explain concepts to mechanical and electrical departments
  • Asset: PLC/Controller: Allen Bradley (Studio 5000, RS500, CCW)
  • Asset: HMI/SCADA programming: Inductive automation (Ignition), Allen Bradley (FactoryTalk View Studio), Schneider (Vijeo designer)
  •  Asset: Robot: Fanuc and Kuka
  • Asset: C degree in electricity
  • Asset: Language: SQL and Java
  • Asset: Bilingualism (English/French)

WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER  

  • Permanent full-time position
  • You'll be joining a team that's committed to solving day-to-day issues, but always in a pleasant work environment!  
  • The best of both worlds: the resources of a large company and a family-like atmosphere  
  • A team that is passionate, attentive and committed to excellence     
  • A dynamic and stimulating work environment
  • We pay your Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec membership dues   
  • Flexible schedules that allow you to balance your work and your personal life 
  • Group insurance (different plans adapted to your needs)     
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan with employer contributions 
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program   
  • Social activities. 

 

APPLY NOW!

We look forward to getting to know you and to welcoming you to our big Soucy family! 

 

 

Life at Soucy

Working at Soucy is like being part of a big family! Our passion, ideas and personal touches have made our work environment a friendly atmosphere where you’re sure to find what you’re looking for in a career. You’ll be joining an innovative company with more than 1,700 employees worldwide. We’re proud of our global reputation for excellence which is still growing 50 years after our foundation!

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