Machine Automation Technician

Website Barry-Wehmiller

Machine Automation Technician Job Highlights

Title Machine Automation Technician
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Mediapolis, IA, United States
Company Barry-Wehmiller

Company Profile

Barry-Wehmiller is a successful capital equipment and engineering solutions firm.

Afinitas (a Barry-Wehmiller company) is the global market leader for pipe and precast concrete equipment and services. The company forms systems and concrete accessories used to build the world’s critical transportation, water, and utility infrastructure systems.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Machine Automation Technician to join its team.

Education Level

  • May require a High School Diploma
  • 2 years of technical education or 3 years of experience

Work Experience

  • Possess work-related experience


  • Able to operate forklifts, man-lifts, and other job-related equipment
  • Assemble/Route electrical systems from schematics
  • Assemble machinery and routing of hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Conform to all company attendance, safety, and personnel policies
  • Meet established production and quality standards
  • Welding of structural components from blueprints
  • All other duties assigned


  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Ability to obtain and operate mobile equipment needed to perform essential functions
  • Ability to read and understand electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical schematics
  • Ability to work individually as well as in a team environment
  • Have knowledge of overhead crane use and operation
  • Must possess good mathematical skills
  • Must possess good mechanical aptitude
  • Perform structural fabrication
  • Read drawings and AWS weld symbols

Work Environment

  • Works in a plant/manufacturing environment that involves the use of industrial machinery and chemicals.
  • Must be able to correctly wear and use any Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required at the location.

Employer’s Statement

Barry-Wehmiller is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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