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ATS Company:  ATS Automation Tooling Systems
Requisition ID:  9315

Lewis Center, OH, US, 43035-9445

Date:  May 24, 2023

Automation Technician

Job Description



Under general direction the Automation Technician will be responsible for: performing the build, wiring, plumbing, and debugging of mechanical and electrical components, and building custom automation systems, robotic cells, and large factory automation projects.






Automation Technician I minimum starting pay $22.00/hour plus OT and benefits, eligible for higher pay rates based on overall experience level. 






NOTE: These requirements are for the Automation Technician I role. More experienced Automation Technicians are also needed. Apply to this role and indicate your experience level.




Job Duties:


  • Read, interpret, and follow assembly drawings to determine assembly component parts and proper build sequence
  • Assemble all aspects of a machine or multi-systems from drawings and/or verbal instructions
  • Test assembled parts and perform fit and function tests
  • Work with the team to perform the final assembly of large production systems
  • Work with the team as well as project managers, customers, designers, leads and programmers to solve technical problems in order to provide the customer with a complete and functional system
  • Works with the team for teardown and installation of equipment
  • Some travel is required (0-20%)






  • Associate Technical Degree or experience in an automation/manufacturing environment is preferred
  • A positive attitude with technical aptitude or background is required
  • Knowledge of mechanical drawings and practices, electrical diagrams, schematics and practices, pneumatics and general assembly procedures is beneficial
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software is preferred




A minimum of basic hand tools required 




Join our globally growing team at ATS Industrial Automation where we create complex automation solutions at the highest level that sustainably impact lives around the world. 


At ATS, a publicly traded global company with a proud 40-year history, we help drive the future with our factory-wide automation solutions. At ATS Industrial Automation, what we do matters - both to our customers and to their customers. With 600 skilled employees around the world, we design, build and service mission-critical automated assembly and test solutions for mobility, nuclear and specialty automation. Our customers are leaders in their industries and rely on us to deliver what we promise - on time and on budget.  Combined with our broad product portfolio, financial strength and global presence, we provide our customers with the best automation solutions wherever and whenever they need them. 


Join our ATS Industrial Automation Team because:

  • We VALUE our People: The foundation of a great company is having the best team which is why we continuously work to develop, engage, empower, and energize our people.
  • We’ve got GREAT Work Perks: We provide a variety of perks to our employees. Make sure you ask more about our flexible work schedules, employee events, free coffee beverages, employee referral program and safety shoe programs. 
  • We offer COMPETITIVE Total Rewards: Competitive starting salaries, overtime pay eligibility, paid vacation, company paid short- and long-term disability and life insurance, comprehensive health benefits, 401K matching program, Employee Incentive Bonus program and optional Employee Share Purchase Program. 
  • We support internal GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT: ATS Automation offers endless opportunities for professional growth and development, including tuition reimbursement programs and our commitment to promoting from within.

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