Project Engineer, Automation

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Mettler Toledo Rainin is looking for a Project Engineer to join our Automation team.  The Project Engineer will participate in, design, development, sustaining, research, and the continuous improvement of in-house automation projects in a high-volume manufacturing environment.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Supporting NextGen automation strategy by actively participating in development of the concepts, justification, and prototyping.
  • Supporting and optimizing existing automation to increase efficiency and effectiveness
  • Proactively identifying deficiencies in current automation (upstream and downstream processes)
  • Overseeing the installation & qualification (IQ/OQ/PQ) of the new manufacturing equipment
  • Preparing and modifying technical documentation and providing training to production personnel as needed
  • Performing the role with integrity, a high sense of accountability, pursuing innovation, and delivering quality, driving continuous improvement & using resources wisely

What You Need to Succeed

  • A "Can Do" and resourceful attitude & ability work with diverse team is a must 
  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Programming (PLCs, Visual Basic) & 1-2 years Project management experience
  • Operate effectively in fast paced team environment
  • Ability to document and communicate technical details effectively
  • Strong problem solving, troubleshooting, and data analysis skills
  • 3D CAD skills and proficiency with standard computer applications
  • Experience with Injection molding, and a clean room environment experience is desired
  • Familiarity with manufacturing ERP systems, SAP preferred

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the benefits you would expect from a global leader such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr,
Oakland, CA 94621
United States

+1 (800) 472-4646