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Assembly Equipment Technician

Company: gpac
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: May 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

Assembly Equipment Technician

Job Summary: The Assembly Equipment Technician performs electrical and mechanical maintenance and troubleshooting support for custom assembly and testing equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities

--- Troubleshoot, repair and perform maintenance on automated assembly equipment

--- Determine root cause of mechanical problems such as feeder bowl issues, pick-and-place (robotic) part transfer issues and part nesting alignment malfunctions

--- Perform and support machine validations (installation-IQ, operational-OQ and performance-PQ)

--- Ensure processes and equipment are configured and monitored according to established work instructions

--- Assist maintenance and manufacturing personnel with machine operations

--- Assist in creation of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and technical machine maintenance manuals

--- Monitor machine performance measures

--- Operate in a LEAN manufacturing environment and strive to suggest process improvements

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

--- Basic working knowledge of standard computer applications including MS Word, Excel and Outlook

--- Communicate clearly and professionally with internal and external customers

--- Work effectively as part of a team to achieve established outcomes

--- Pay close attention to detail in all aspects of the job

--- Make decisions using available resources and sound judgment relying on self before others

--- Mechanical skills/aptitude, able to disassemble and assembly complex mechanisms with close tolerances and exacting alignment

--- Electrical troubleshooting skills, use of volt/current meters with low voltage DC and 120/240 VAC

Education and Experience

--- Associates degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineering or equivalent technical education

--- Electrical and mechanical maintenance, problem solving and troubleshooting experience of automatic machinery


--- Experience with Fanuc robots

--- Knowledge of vision systems, ultrasonic welding and leak decay testers

--- Experience in an ISO and/or FDA regulated manufacturing environment, especially with plastic injection molded components

--- Familiar with sonic welders and pressure decay testing

--- Electrical troubleshooting skills, use of volt/current meters with low voltage DC and 120/240 VAC

--- Understanding of PLC Ladder Logic

--- Able to use a computer to connect to PLCs HMIs and other programmable devices for monitoring

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those necessary for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

--- Constant: Talk, hear, speak, and use hands and fingers to operate a computer, telephone, keyboard, tools, machinery

--- Constant: Visual ability such as close vision, distance vision, color and peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus; ability to detect differences in color shades and brightness

--- Frequent: Lift and/or move up to 30 pounds

--- Constant: Regular, predictable attendance is required

--- Constant: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand or walk for the full shift.

--- Frequent: Lift to waist level and bends to 12 inches off of floor throughout shift

--- Constant: This position requires balance, bend/stoop, climb stairs, crouch, kneel, keyboard/type, push, pull, reach, reach above shoulder, repetitive motion as well as computer/mouse use.

Work Environment:

The work environment described is representative of what must be met by an employee successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The physical environment is indoors in a controlled climate, manufacturing setting. The noise level may be moderate to loud. Frequent use of protective clothing is required to maintain clean environment.

Interested candidates should send resume to

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Keywords: gpac, St. Petersburg , Assembly Equipment Technician, Professions , Saint Petersburg, Florida

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