Robotic Programmer

Shorterm Limited
£40k - £45k pa
14 Apr 2018
22 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Robotic Programmer

Manager: Technical Manager

Department: Paint Plant

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000

Location: Telford

Maintain and optimise paint processes robotic programs to peak RTF performance. Simulate and create new robotic programs in line with new product introduction by utilising the off line programming packages.

*Optimise application pre-sets, path work and parameters to maintain colour positions
*Review line/product yields to define opportunities for improvement
*Assess current technology for effectiveness and compare to new technology within the industry
*Partake in yearly CI planning
*Partake in yearly capital planning
*Assist with Technical team training and gap analysis
*Delivery of technical solutions to process problems
*Ensure the NPI requirements are met in line with customer builds

*Professional Qualification
*3-5 years
*Robotic programming packages (Inropa, ABB)
*Team Leading
*Excellent level of PC skills
*OEM supplier quality expectations
*Understanding of TS16949
*Automotive development experience
*Piggable delivery systems, robotic paint lines and robotic colour control
*Robotic application, 1k & 2k
*Bell & E stat (beneficial)

*Maintain robot programs at peak efficiency
*Liaise with the engineering department regarding NPI
*Assist in product feasibility during NPI quotation
*Maintaining system data and back ups
*Supporting business development opportunities
*Monitor and optimise paint waste during changes
*Monitor and optimise gun on/off positions
*Assist, suggest and lead continuous improvement activity
*Ensure that an audit ready environment is maintained at all times in line with customer requirements
*Ensure all departmental work is carried out in line with work instructions and QMS
*Review functional operations in a structured manner (LPA/PDCA/CCAR)
*Collate and monitor paint line yield and environmental KPI's, trends and SPC charts to present to the wider team
*Develop, control and measure process parameter
*Keep the work area clean and tidy at all times. Adhering to the standards of the 5s housekeeping audit, therefore minimising risk to products and employees
*Ensure that you understand and comply with Health, Safety and environmental regulations at all times
*Report all accidents, potential near miss/risk situations and defective equipment using the agreed procedure and wear issued PPE without fail

*Maintain effective relationships with other functions
*Present a professional imagine when communicating internally and externally
*Maintain excellent verbal and written communication
*Drive and support the requirements to uphold accreditations including IATF16949 and ISO14001

If interested or know of a suitable candidate, in the first instance please call Daniel Baker on ************* or alternatively email your latest CV to ******************************
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