Employment Type
Job Location
570 Welland Ave., Unit 2, St. Catharines, ON, L2M 5V6, Canada
Date posted
Feb 15, 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.



  • 4+ years minimum related industry experience – preferably with a Systems Integrator.
  • Minimum Technologist Diploma in Electrical & Mechanical Engineering (greater emphasis on Controls & Electrical).
  • Troubleshooting Electrical / Mechanical Systems.
  • Must have extensive experience with a wide range of tools, and power tools.
  • Able to read electrical drawings with full BOMs.
  • Able to design, troubleshoot electrical control panels for systems (HMI’s, PLC’s, relays, safety relays, powers supply, VFD’s, pushbuttons, etc).
  • Experience generating documentation for Robot and Automation System Manuals.
  • Experience with Mill, Lathe, Welders, and Plasma Cutters.
  • Must be able to program, setup, wire, and fully integrate ABB, Kuka, and Fanuc Robots.


  • Additional languages other than English.
  • Able to troubleshoot/program Allen Bradley, Siemens, and Omron PLC programs.
  • Experience with CNCs and Collaborative Robots.
  • Experience in system integration.
  • Experience in programming Motoman, Kuka, and/or Nachi robots.


  • 8 hour shift, Monday to Friday.
  • Valid Canadian passport or ability to travel internationally if needed.
  • Clean record, clean driver abstract, and valid driver’s license.
  • Able to work after hours and weekends.
  • Overtime required.
Job Benefits

* Compensation to be determined based on experience/qualifications



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