robotics and electronics

We are hiring – Job opportunity for an Automation and Robotics Specialist

An opportunity has arisen for a new Automation and Robotics Specialist to join our practical Technical Research and Development project delivery team, on the exciting SAM Project.

Do you have experience in:

• Working in industry/with industrial clients
• Production and manufacturing engineering using a wide range of best practice tools and techniques
• technical knowledge and experience in the use of automation and robotic equipment such as:

Industrial 6 axis robots operating in manufacturing environments, and in particular welding and joining applications

Multi robot systems

Collaborative Robots

Sensing and vision systems linked to automation

Pick and place

Industry4.0 technology

If you are looking for an opportunity that gives you impact, influence and relevance then this project gives you this is abundance. The impact of the project will establish additional new engineering and manufacturing jobs within the region supporting the regional strategy of growth (Scale Up). We will also establish new products / processes within the region and the market. If this sounds like the next step you’ve been looking for, take a look at the role profile for more information and to apply here.

If you’d like an informal chat about the role, please contact Roger O’Brien, Technical Lead for the Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing Project, email roger.obrien@sunderland.ac.uk

Closing date: Sunday 6th December 2020