Title:  Automation Robotic Programmer III


Schofield, WI, US, 54476

Company:  Greenheck Group
Date:  Nov 16, 2023

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Your Opportunity:

Greenheck is adding an Automation Programmer III to our Manufacturing Excellence/Automation & Robotics Design team. As an Automation Programmer III you will be responsible for designing and implementing advanced automation solutions. You will leverage your expertise in programming and automation technologies, you will contribute to the development of complex automation projects and provide technical guidance to the team.


What you’ll be doing:


  • 60% of the time
    • Write Robotic Programs for Automation projects
    • Write Robotic Programs for proving Automation Concepts in Greenheck’s Proof of Concept (POC) Lab
    • These programs are high in complexity
    • Integrate auxiliary equipment, such as machine vision, into the robotic programs
    • Work with Automation Team Principal Engineers to strategize best way to automate a process with robotics.
    • Manage multiple high complexity Automation projects from start to finish.
  • 25% of the time
    • Write PLC-HMI programs using various software packages. These programs are high in complexity.
    • Create electrical schematics and electrical cabinet layouts using AutoCAD Electrical
    • Order parts for projects using Ariba purchasing system
    • Develop Electrical Parts List for high complexity projects
  • 10% of the time
    • Work with IT Application developers with program integrations
    • Travel to Greenheck facilities to install machines and train maintenance and manufacturing personnel across the organization
    • Support automation and controls technicians with their projects
    • Provide parts lists with standard components used
    • Research safety devices appropriate for their application
    • Provide programming assistance. Mentor and assist Automation Programmer I and II with programming and projects
  • 5% of the time
  • Design medium to high complexity machine guarding strategies that comply with OSHA and ANSI standards, to insure the safety of our Greenheck teammates
  • Power up, troubleshoot, and commission machines to make production ready
  • Integrate hydraulic and pneumatic systems into the machine electrical control system
  • Post machine installation troubleshooting and support for complex issues throughout the entire life cycle of the machine


What you should have:

  • Required 8+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Required 2 Year / Associate Degree in Electromechanical Technology or Automation Engineering Technology.
  • Preferred 4 Year / Bachelor Degree in Electromechanical Technology or Automation Engineering Technology.
  • Good working knowledge of ABB Robot Studio, and/or Fanuc ROBOGUIDE robotic programming software.
  • Independently able to read and interpret instructions in a variety of formats (instruction manuals, electrical schematics, written, or verbal instructions).
  • Factory certified in ABB and Fanuc programming.
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite (e.g., Excel, Word, Outlook) and general computer literacy.


Somethings we think you should know:

  • Minimal travel is required in this role.
  • First shift hours Monday - Friday


Why you’ll love it here:

Hear directly from our team members about why they love it here! https://careers.greenheck.com/content/Why-Greenheck-Group/?locale=en_US


Benefits for you and your family:

Our benefit packages and salaries are among the best in our industry. Benefits may vary slightly by location, but usually include:

  • Health insurance
  • Prescription drug benefits
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement savings plan
  • On-site clinic and fitness center (Schofield location)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible spending accounts for medical or dependent care expenses
  • Tuition assistance
  • Employee Wellness Program



We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.



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