Robotics Technician

Posted 2 months ago

Job: Robotics Technician



  • N4 plus Trade Test Certificate Electrician / Millwright
  • National Diploma in Electrical / Mechatronics
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as plus
  • Ability to work in different shifts
  • Frequent emergency situations and pressured environment
  • Ability work after hours on a regular basis



  • Planned maintenance and emergency repair TCF equipment related to the programming issues and other electronics components
  • Support continuous improvement in safety, quality and productivity in trim, chassis and final areas
  • Identify throughput constraints and drive root cause improvements
  • Use FIS/Posmon Plant monitoring software to review cycle times of automation, review and follow up automation projects and installations
  • Troubleshoots PLC (Siemens, TIA, Mitsubishi FX and Q), robots (Fanuc) and other automation problems
  • Update program backups for automation
  • Program new installations of TCF tooling and conveyor systems
  • Reprogram automation for engineering changes and improvements
  • Co-ordinate automation campaigns
  • Training and mentoring of technicians reporting to him/her
  • Improve bottleneck areas (Kaizens)
  • Continuous improvement on HMI’s
  • Run Paynther with Postmon data and a constraint deck to do continuous improvements in the constraints area
  • Support manufacturing process engineering activity for final assembly
  • Drive continuous improvement in safety, quality and productivity
  • Apply engineering principles and analytical techniques to establish and continuously improve manufacturing processes and products
  • Develop action plans as required to investigate and prioritise quality concerns and verify corrective actions on internal processes and supplier processes
  • Lead and conduct process audits to ensure process discipline is consistent with vehicle operations guidelines
  • Conduct job ergonomic evaluations and deliver corrective actions as required
  • Annalise vehicle inventory root causes, engage in mapping and corrective actions to reduce vehicle inventory
  • Create process and instruction sheets supporting quality methods and processes
  • Deliver capable processes and tools for trim and chassis assembly operations
  • Lead role in resolving assembly related concerns
  • Lead variability reduction and lean manufacturing initiatives and best practices
  • Ensure compliance to plant, corporate, governmental and environmental standards
  • Support ISO 14001 compliance and support internal ISO auditing and compliance as required
  • Support MOS implementation, maintenance TL, maintenance process coach and maintenance lead process coach



  • Pretoria


  • Only SA citizens will be considered for this position, based on client policy.



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