Automation Engineer

Posted: 09/06/2023

PROJECTXYZ is looking for an experienced Automation Engineer to join our team! As an Automation Engineer, you will be responsible for designing and testing automated machinery and processes in order to complete exact tasks.

Salary: Commensurable upon experience

Essential functions

· Exploring and implementing new ways to automate systems.

· Designing and testing automation equipment and processes.

· Programming new automated components.

· Identifying quality issues and writing reports.

· Eliminating defects and errors with product and software development.

· Collaborating with other business units.


  • Bachelor’s degree or must be enrolled in or pursuing a degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or similar field.
  • Implement a program to maintain automation equipment.
  • Experience with robotics, AI, and machine learning.
  • Experience with project management.
  • Solid understanding of computer programming and software development.
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment and perform complex system tests.
  • Strong leadership and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to communicate well with other members of the development team.
  • Excellent manual dexterity
  • Ability to keep up with the latest technologies.
  • A desire to continually upgrade technical knowledge.

Work environment

  • Manufacturing Facility-Muscle Shoals Location

Physical Factors:

· Work is performed in a manufacturing environment.


· Be able to travel.

Other duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

At our company, we offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits packages, and opportunities for professional growth.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications.

Job Type: Full-time



  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance




  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekends as needed


Ability to commute/relocate:


  • Muscle Shoals, AL 35661: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)




  • Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)


Work Location: In person