Automation Engineer

Employer: TechLab, Inc.
Job Location: Radford, Virginia
Category: Biotech/Chemical/Pharmaceutical, Engineering/Electrical/Mechanical, Manufacturing/Operations
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 6/17/2021
Closing Date: 7/6/2021
TechLab, Inc.TechLab, Inc.
TECHLAB®, Inc. develops, manufactures, and distributes rapid non-invasive intestinal diagnostics in the areas of intestinal inflammation, antibiotic associated diarrhea and parasitology.
http://www.techlab.com
Job Description  
Automation Engineer
TechLab, Inc. develops, manufactures, and distributes medical diagnostic tests. This company places emphasis on science and collaboration with Universities.  We are looking to add a Automation Engineer to our team.
An employee in this position can expect to perform the following duties:
  • Project and time management
  • Recommending, Designing, Simulating, programming, and operational testing of electrical or mechanical automation
  • Maintain, repair and troubleshooting of automation system controls, including but not limited to: Motors, Drives, PLC, User interfaces and Robotic Systems
  • Developing and maintaining clear and accurate documentation for automated equipment, process, and validations as pertains to GAMP, USDA, FDA and ISO regulations
  • Maintain and monitor manufacturing automation and quality of output as on an ongoing basis to align with lean manufacturing standards and practice
  • Performing preventative and reactive maintenance on manufacturing automation
  • Source vendors and Purchasing to maintain spare parts inventory
  • Perform in house equipment calibrations
  • Perform wiring and wiring repair for equipment and facility as needed, working with AC and DC Voltage
  • Adhere to all safety and OSHA requirements when performing machine maintenance
  • Perform Non-Conformity investigations and root cause analysis for (NCR, Defect, OOS)
  • Travel for training and testing on new equipment
Minimum Qualifications:
TechLab offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits. This position requires candidates to possess an Associates Degree in related field + 2 years of relevant experience. 
Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@techlab.com, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060. EOE.
 
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