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Automation Maintenance Technician I
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Melrose Park, IL, USA
Experience Level
  • Associate degree or equivalent experience/ certification in electronics, automotive, automation, manufacturing or equivalent field preferred
  • At least 1 year of experience with mechanical automation systems or educational/training equivalent
  • Values safety above all else
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, ability and other characteristics required: Demonstrates commitment and ability to work safely. Show reliability and maintain satisfactory attendance. Produce quality work. Ability to maintain required productivity/work expectations
  • Be proficient in performing all Inspection functions
  • Strong electro-mechanical skills
  • Ability to work independent of supervisor following procedures and manuals
  • Frequent ability to safely and efficiently lift items weighing up to 60lbs and move items weighing up to 80lbs
  • Stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours
  • Must be capable of occasional and/or continuous feeling, seeing, hearing, bending, twisting, stooping, pushing, pulling, balancing, gripping, climbing, crawling, sitting, handling objects, and repetitive movement using both hands and feet
  • Ensure that the safety commitments in compliance with OSHA, Symbotic, and our customers' processes and procedures are met daily
  • Perform inspections on systems associated with Automated Storage and Retrieval System of automated robotic vehicles and Automated Adapters/ Lifts
  • Support continuous operation by adjusting, calibrating, repairing, replacing or modifying system components
  • Process and monitor the flow of the automated storage and retrieval system, through means of the adapters, including manual inbound, automatic inbound, automatic outbound, to achieve maximum throughput and cases per hour
  • Troubleshoot automated robotic vehicle anomalies and stoppages using schematic and wiring diagrams as well as advanced test equipment
  • PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) knowledge and troubleshooting
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills and ability to follow electro-mechanical diagrams
  • Perform periodic system inspections within expected durations on all equipment and thoroughly document all actions and repairs to include parts used and labor. Ensure quality maintenance and complete documentation via the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Effective communication of production impacting problems and suggested actions, including approximate time required for corrective and emergency maintenance to required team members
  • Must be able to operate and run Automated systems
  • Must be able to work in a dynamic environment and change course based on immediate business needs
  • Responsible for cleanup of equipment and removal of replaced parts from work areas after repairs are completed
  • Responsible for automated robotic vehicle recovery in the Symbotic Matrix select system to include working in restrictive environments
  • Responsible for minor utility work such as machining holes, brackets; cutting steel; aligning sensors; attaching Unistrut; etc.)
  • Responsible for troubleshooting, calibration, set up, and tool changes on Robotic arms
  • Responsible for continuous cleaning and adhering to 5S policies
  • Perform Cell Operator functions as needed
  • Other duties as assigned by leadership

501-1,000 employees

Integrated supply network automation solutions
Company Overview
Symbotic’s mission is to harness the power of new technologies to transform warehouse operations. The company has developed a truly automated end-to-end warehouse management software solution that makes supply chains faster, more efficient, and more profitable for businesses of all sizes.