Walter & Associates, Inc.
P.O. Box 3358
Olathe, KS 66063-3358

Automation Technician

Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $40,000.00 - $52,000.00
Degree: Equivalent Experience;
Date: 9/13/2017
Job ID: 02521711
Job Description
Title:    Automation Technician
Location:   Grand Rapids, MI area
Education:   High School Diploma
Salary:  $20/hr – 25/hr + OT
Relocation:   No
Travel:   No
Manages Others:   No
Industries:   manufacturing, Automotive – Motor Vehicle – Parts, industrial
Job Types:   manufacturing, Automotive, engineering 
A mid-sized metal stamping company located near the Grand Rapids, MI area is searching for an Automation Technician to join their operation on 1st shift. The Automation Technician is a technical leadership position that will drive continuous improvement of the assembly department. The Automation Technician will develop, troubleshoot and maintain all assembly equipment and tooling.
  • High School Diploma or Trade School/Journeyman’s Card preferred
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Must have a background with Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Statistical Problem Solving.
  • PLC troubleshooting/controls experience preferred.
  • Vision inspection systems experience preferred.
  • Close grinding experience and knowledge of GD&T symbols preferred
Key Words:   automation technician, automation, tool & die, tooling, die, tool & die maker, blueprints, SPC, PLC, controls, vision systems, GD&T, metal stamping, grinding, stamping, machining, CNC, fabrication, Grand Rapids, Michigan