Employment Type
Job Location
570 Welland Ave., Unit 2, St. Catharines, ON, L2M 5V6, Canada
Date posted
Nov 9, 2022
Position title
Robot Field Service Technician

Job description

The FSD team is growing! Interested in a career in the robotics and automation industry? With over 20 years of experience in the automation industry, Factory Surplus Direct is a trusted source for automation and robotic parts, service, and support. Be a part of our team!

FSD is looking to add an experienced Robot Field Service Technician to our team. The ideal candidate will be a team player that can work in a very dynamic and fast-paced environment. We are looking for a highly motivated professional that can single-handedly design, document, specify and create small turnkey robot system solutions with minimal guidance or support.


Mandatory Requirements:


· 4 years+ minimum related industry experience in a manufacturing environment

· Minimum technician, technologist diploma in Electrical & mechanical engineering (greater emphasis on controls & electrical)

· Able to program, setup, wire and troubleshoot ABB, Kuka, Fanuc, and Motoman Robots

· Able to read electrical drawings with full BOM’s

· Able to troubleshoot electrical control panels for systems (HMI’s, PLC’s, relays, safety relays, powers supply, VFD’s, pushbuttons, etc)

· Troubleshooting electrical/ mechanical systems in robots

· Must have extensive experience with a wide range of tools, and power tools

· Able to assist with wiring and integration of robot projects

· Clean driver abstract and valid driver’s license

· Clean record

· Valid Canadian passport and ability to travel internationally if needed

Able to work after hours and weekends.

Overtime required

Additional Assets

  • Experience in system integration
  • Experience in programming Nachi, Kawasaki, and Comau robots
  • Experience with Collaborative robots
  • Additional languages other than English
  • Able to troubleshoot Allen Bradley, Siemens, and Omron PLC programs
  • Experience generating documentation for robot and automation system manuals
  • Process knowledge in any of the following: Mig Welding, Spot Welding, Waterjet cutting, Laser or Plasma cutting, and Paint
  • Knowledge of CNC’s

We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Benefits

* Compensation to be determined based on experience/qualifications

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