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

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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. 

What you will be doing: 

  • 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.

What we are looking for:

  • 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

 ITW Description: 

Since ITW’s founding more than 100 years ago, ITW has become one of the world’s leading diversified manufacturers of specialized industrial equipment, consumables and related service businesses. ITW businesses serve local customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets. The company has operations in 56 countries that employ more than 50,000 women and men who adhere to the highest ethical standards. ITW has 85 businesses divided into 7 Segments, which includes: Welding, Automotive OEM, Food Equipment Group, Construction Products, Polymers & Fluids, Test and Measurement & Electronics, and Specialty.   

Hartness, an ITW Company:  

Hartness is a world class secondary packaging equipment manufacturer headquartered in the beautiful suburbs of Greenville, SC. Founded on the premise of cutting-edge innovation and a relentless commitment to our customers, Hartness’ world class equipment is designed to our customers’ goals of continuous improvement throughout the production process. 

Take this opportunity to join a successful and enthusiastic global team where you can make a significant impact immediately. You will enjoy a competitive salary and generous benefits that includes health, dental, life and LTD insurance, 401k (with match), and a 100% tuition reimbursement program. Hartness is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. 

 ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.