Senior Automation Designer

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Job Description:

The successful candidate will be a strong mechanical designer, project leader, and team leader with experience designing automated equipment. The Senior Automation Designer is responsible for designing mechanical components and systems for custom automation equipment. The Senior Automation Designer should function at expert level to perform and analyze the mechanical design from start to finish.


  • Generate design drawings, design components, mechanisms, and systems for automation
  • Act as liaison with internal/external assemblers/manufacturers of equipment to ensure all parts are manufactured to design
  • Direct the Junior Automation Designers on their assigned projects
  • Provide written and verbal direction to individuals and groups of engineers
  • Estimate resource requirements for project budget and schedule
  • Prepare, review, and analyze customer engineering specification for complex projects
  • Ensure design for manufacturability


  • Minimum of 7 – 10 years of related experience in automation equipment design and installation
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Sr. Design Engineer
  • Experience with servo, stepper motors, drive, bearings, pneumatics, and transmissions
  • Extensive experience with robotic systems and vision systems
  • Expert in SolidWorks and creating schematics, print detailing, and GD&T
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical thinking skills
  • Proficient in MS Office including Project

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