Automation Technician **Potential $2,500 Days and $5,000 Nights Retention Bonus**

Date: Nov 20, 2022

Location: Mukwonago, WI, US, 53149

Company: Aptar Group



Job Elements & Position Responsibilities



  • Maintainby preventative maintenance program and production schedules.
  • Document repair and maintenance activities and quality checks.
  • Participate in new equipment design.
  • Train others on job duties, including outside molders.
  • Perform daily systems checks to verify all quality checks are working properly.
  • Perform required housekeeping, keeping all automation storage areas organized.
  • Continuously maintain and advance skill level by attending seminars and vendor training, keep up with the current and future automation technologies.
  • Set up new equipment.
  • Calculate and maintain rates.
  • Build crates for equipment relocation.
  • Perform daily vision checks on all equipment.
  • Do conversions on assembly, lining, Closing Machines. 


Required Qualifications





  • Mechatronics degree or experience preferred



  • Background in plastic processing would be helpful in diagnosing process related defects that cause problems with the secondary equipment.



  • Ability to work from mechanical prints and electrical schematics.
  • Ability to work with associates from all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to work alone with minimal direct supervision.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Knowledge of machining and fabrication, including proficiency in MIG and TIG welding and drill press, lathe, milling machine, and surface grinder operation.
  • Knowledge of Pneumatics, Electronics, Programmable Logic Controllers, Welding, Machining, and Vision Systems, or 3-5 years of equivalent on-the-job training.
  • Knowledge of measuring instruments such as a scale, micrometer, and caliper.
  • Completion of Fork Truck (Safety/Operations) Training.


**air conditioned production floors + safety shoe subsidy**

Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee