Application Specialist, Robotics



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9C764065915
  • Posted: July 09, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies has partnered with our client, a provider of custom industrial automation solutions. They are currently seeking an Applications Specialist to join their team of technical professionals in Burlington, Ontario.

Reporting to the General Manager of Applications, the Applications Specialist will be responsible for providing pre-sales and post-sales technical support for the development and the implementation of customer applications. Assist sales staff in assessing potential application of company products and services to meet customer needs and preparing detailed product specifications. Provide follow-up support in disseminating technical information on specific applications to service personnel, company sales representatives and project managers.
The Role:
  • Communicate effectively with customer to collect all relevant information relating to the application
  • Ability to work closely with the sales team to create proposals that contain the proper content and price point that will appeal to the customer and generate further discussions
  • Evaluate application and generate system concepts in 2D or 3D
  • Generate Cost Estimate, performance specifications, and customer build specs
  • Finalize concept with the customer and/or obtain additional information. Site visits may be required from time to time
  • Create final quote  with all supporting concept drawing and specifications
  • Consistently stays up-to-date on new technology in order to stay current with the latest technologies that could improve company overall results.
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Familiarity and experience with machining technology, welding and fabricating practices, materials, pneumatics, robotics, and ergonomics.
  • Intermediate level Autocad.
  • Beginner to intermediate level Solidworks
  • Travel may be required
  • Ability to take direction and ask questions when required
  • Ability to multi task and prioritize
  • Self-motivated and works well in a team environment
  • Familiarity with Industrial Controls
  • Mechanical Engineering Technologist (5 to 8 years of experience in related in an Engineering and Manufacturing industry coupled with knowledge and experience of Industrial controls.)
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Chris Roach, Principal, Aplin Engineering & Technical. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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