Automation Expert

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Date: 13 Sep 2023

Location: Hornell, NY, US

Company: Alstom

Req ID:342863 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 

Purpose of the job: 


  • The  Automation Exxpert is in charge of the development and implementation of the Robotics – Automation on site. 

  • Ensure correct application of the technologies with the good KPI’s. 

  • He/she ensures and define the roadmap and the strategy in 5 years plan. 

  • Manage the skills in charge of Robotics and Automation with the Process engineers Manager

  • Referent inside the company and entry point with Central Teams, suppliers and Tech Centers 

  • Build the Business/Case for projects, CAPEX, order to suppliers (including specification, negotiations, technical agreement) 

  • He/she will also be in charge in programming the PLC on site / to train process engineer and delegate that activity under his responsibility

  • In charge on updates-modifications on PLCs software / to train process engineer and delegate that activity under his responsibility

  • Define functionalities and specification for automated systems 

  • He/she will be in charge to work on the offline programming for the Robots software / to train process engineer and delegate that activity under his responsibility

  • In charge of standardise the site solutions for better improvement 

  • In charge of project -suppliers meeting to define interfaces  

  • Interface with Jigs-Tools department to verify accessibility and kinematics of Robot operation 

  • Test for dry runs 


Experience Mandatory: 

  • Minimum 6 years experienced on implementation of Automated and Robotic lines on industrial environments. 

  • Experience on manging Teams 

  • Experience managing complex projects 

  • Implented in shopfloor more than  8 automated-robotics systems in production use. 

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





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