GP Strategies Corporation Robotics Instructor (Electrical Programming) in Auburn Hills, Michigan
Robotics Instructor (Electrical Programming)
Location: _US - MI - Auburn Hills
Job Type: Regular Full-Time
Relocation Available: No
Job Code ID: 13051
GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE: GPX) is a global performance improvement solutions provider of training, eLearning solutions, management consulting and engineering services. GP Strategies’ solutions improve the effectiveness of organizations by delivering innovative and superior training, consulting and business improvement services, customized to meet the specific needs of its clients. Clients include Fortune 500 companies, manufacturing, process and energy industries, and other commercial and government customers.
GP Strategies has an immediate need for a Robotics Instructor to work onsite at our client site in Auburn Hills, MI. This is a full-time, benefitted position. For this role, training will be conducted on the client site in Auburn Hills and various plants in the Michigan area and throughout the U.S. Candidates will need to travel approximately 50% for this role.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Provide development and training services in an automotive manufacturing environment for our customer's skilled trades teams. Training delivery includes stand-up classroom training with hands-on activities and structured on the job training on the manufacturing plant floor. Candidate will support plant floor activities such as Launch Support, Fast Response and other quality initiatives. This work requires travel to customer locations and assignments that may vary as to work hours.
Prior experience programming or troubleshooting controls/robots in a manufacturing environment
Associates Degree or equivalent years of experience
Proven technical training or presentations experience
Automotive plant floor manufacturing experience
Customer service skills and/or experience demonstrating product to customers
Technical writing skills or experience writing/developing maintenance procedures
Willingness to travel 50% to various plants locally and across US/Canada
Fanuc, ABB and Comau Robot experience is a plus
AB or Simens controls experience a plus
Previous training experience is a plus
Knowledge of PLC programming and troubleshooting preferred
Physical requirements of the job include walking and standing for extended periods, bending, squatting, twisting and moving equipment trainers weighing up to 60 lbs. Training activities take place in automotive assembly, powertrain and stamping plants.
Required Travel: 50%
Must be able to satisfy requirements for pre-employment drug screen, criminal background check and motor vehicle records check
GP Strategies is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.