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Sr. Robotic Testing Technician

Job Number:  49229
Group:  Magna Corporate
Division:  Magna International Corporate Office
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Aurora, ONTARIO, CA, L4G 0G9



Job Number: 49229 
Group: Magna Corporate  
Division: Magna International Corporate Office 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: AURORA 


Group Description 

At Magna, we create technology that disrupts the industry and solves big problems for consumers, our customers, and the world around us. We’re the only mobility technology company and supplier with complete expertise across the entire vehicle.

We are committed to quality and continuous improvement because our products impact millions of people every day. But we’re more than what we make. We are a group of entrepreneurial-minded people whose collective expertise gives us a competitive advantage. World Class Manufacturing is a journey and it’s our talented people who lead us on this journey.


Job Introduction

Reporting directly to the Robotics and Automation Manager. The Senior Robotic Testing Technician is responsible for working with Fanuc robots. Program the robots, conduct testing and ensure the robots run efficiently. Assist project engineers in assessing potential application of company projects and services to meet customer needs and preparing project specified documentations. 

Major Responsibilities

  • Basic integration and teaching of robots.
  • Support Engineering team to conduct robotic and automation testing.
  • Create simulations in programs, such as RoboGuide and RoboDK.
  • Compile robot OLPs from the simulation files.
  • Upload OLPs to robots and setting payload and offset data.
  • Step Robots through their OLPs and make corrections. 
  • HMI navigation and minor programming.
  • PLC programming and troubleshooting.
  • Program I/O systems, such as motion control or robotics.
  • Review robot programming with engineering team.
  • Troubleshoot service and repair robotic systems, using knowledge of microprocessors, programmable controllers, mechanics, sensor or feedback systems, hydraulics, or pneumatics.
  • Collect and process information from drawings, Customers, the Production Team, and Management to develop and program new robotic application processes.
  • Communicate effectively with all associates and customers of Magna SCFI.

Knowledge and Education

  • College Diploma related to robot programming or 3-5 years experience in industrial robot applications
  • FANUC's Certified Education (CERT) program is a strong asset
  • Sufficient Knowledge of Fanuc Robot Programming
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Process & Assembly methods

Work Experience

  • Hands-on experience in robotics and robotics troubleshooting preferred
  • Experience with Fanuc Roboguide simulation tool and DCS settings
  • Experience with any of the following: Omron, Allen-Bradley PLC is a strong asset

Skills and Competencies

  • Robot I/O capabilities and PLC communication protocols
  • Ability to read drawings, manuals, and specifications
  • Demonstrable and strong command of the English language in both written and spoken forms
  • Ability to program Fanuc Robot both On-Line and Off-Line 
  • HandlingTool Operation and Programming
  • Able to create a Design of Experiment and test plan for product or process validation
  • Assertive and self-motivated, able to analyze and prioritize tasks
  • Open to new ideas, change and continuous improvement with the capacity to transform ideas into actions

Work Environment

  • Always ensure proper use of required personal protective equipment
  • Travel as required throughout Canada, USA, and elsewhere

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

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