Automation Engineer II

Known globally for its high-precision filling and closing machines, the Germany based groninger company is a world leader in highly sophisticated, innovative and customized solutions for manufacturers of pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.  groninger USA, located in Charlotte, NC, is the regional headquarter for our American and Canadian customer base. We offer an unparalleled work environment and outstanding career opportunities for manufacturing, sales, machine assembly, engineering, procurement and after sales support including field service. groninger USA LLC offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including 20 days of paid time off.

Automation Engineer II

Reports to the Engineering Manager at groninger USA

Travels to Germany several times per year to complete your tasks
Commissioning support, if necessary on-site at the customer in North America

Your Tasks

  • Project clarification with various departments and, if necessary, customers
  • Programming of PLC control programs and machine operator interfaces for machinery used in the pharmaceutical industry using Rockwell (Allen-Bradley) PLC platform
  • Error diagnosis and further development of the control programs
  • Carrying out and documenting system tests

Your Profile

  • Successfully completed university studies or training as a technician in the fields of electrical engineering, mechatronics, automation technology or comparable knowledge and skills
  • Knowledge of programming Rockwell PLC systems
  • Structured and conscientious way of working
  • Knowledge of German and German standards a plus
  • Willingness to travel (Germany, North America)

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Engineering experience
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Works well in a demanding environment
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to creatively and independently troubleshoot and solve technical problems

Type of Employment:

Full time

Email your resume to: jobs@groningerusa.com

No Phone Calls Please!