Robotics Systems Controls Intern in Greenville, SC at ITW Specialty Products

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for individuals that are interested in learning and participating in the development of programming for robotic based automation systems.  A typical system includes an PLC, HMI, as well as one or more FANUC robots.  The person in this role will work as part of an overall design team to specify control requirements and sequence of operations. 

 Job Functions

  • Develop and program PLC programs for basic packaging material handling devices (conveyors, pallet dispensers, collating stations, etc.)
  • Develop and program PLC programs to integrate multiple material handling devices with a robot to create an integrated production system.
  • Develop and program robots to perform required material handling functions.
  • Edit and interface HMI programs with PLC and robot functions.
  • Learn to read and maintain I/O lists used to coordinate electrical design with program design.
  • Learn to read and maintain Electrical Schematics after initial system assembly is complete.
  • Test, Debug, Modify, and Validate all system functions prior to shipment.

 Job Skills and Experience Requirements

  • Electrical, Mechatronics, or Mechanical Engineering education path preferred.
  • Some structured programming experience.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Work well within a team environment.
  • Proficient with common Microsoft office programs including spreadsheets, email, and documents