Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 7,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centres and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centres. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.
Purpose of role: To provide complete controls design within cost and time scale constraints of a material-handling project, whilst ensuring the solution meets the requirements of the project.
Liaise with Project Sales and Project Engineers during project phase
Liaise with Project Managers, Customer and sub-contractors during order execution phase
Liaise with purchasing departments
Provide technical information to Mechanical Design, Projects Sales, Service, Spares
Maintain and use wherever possible, standard product information for the execution of orders
Where necessary to develop special and new standard solutions to suit specific projects and new markets
Innovate wherever possible to improve our delivered product to the end customer (eg reduced price, reduced time-scale, improved functionality).
Provide technical backup to the service team as required, including bug fixes, enhancements and modifications.
What We Are Looking For:
To apply for this role you should have / be:
Essential: HNC/HND in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
Desirable: Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline
Experience in a similar role is desirable.
Proven hands on experience working within an industrial automation environment.
Advanced understanding of PLC, SCADA development tools
A working understanding of Electrical and Electronic technical manuals & drawings
Good understanding of distributed control systems
Working knowledge of FEM and BS standards governing the automated warehouse industry
Previous use of CAD tools