Automation Systems Specialist

North America
Grimsby, ON, Canada
Nov 06, 2019

Cimcorp Automation is looking for an Automation Systems Specialist (Mechanical). Under the direction of the Technical Operations Manager, this role is responsible for delivering hands-on support at customer sites across Canada and on occasion in the United States or globally.

This involves the mechanical build of automation systems equipment, installation and preventative maintenance inspections at customer sites including completion of all relevant/supporting report documentation. The Automation System Specialist will contribute to the delivery of Customer Support Services to customers and help foster long-term profitable relationships with customers.


The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Licensed tradesperson with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in industrial automation or post-secondary courses in a related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong ability to read mechanical drawings and possess assembly and maintenance skills. Fabrication and machine shop skills and/or electrical knowledge would be considered an asset.
  • Ability to train customers on mechanical systems through effective communication, demonstration, and formal instruction.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of multi-function team.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to deal courteously and effectively with all levels of staff, the public, customers, partners, and any other potential stakeholders.
  • Problem-solving skills, discretion, and demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment when handling confidential/sensitive information and communicating with customers regarding controversial matters.
  • Effective organizational, time management, and multi-tasking skills, with ability to prioritize work to meet customer service standards and deadlines without compromising service.
  • High degree of accuracy, and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel, Outlook, and the Internet.
  • Spoken/written knowledge of additional languages an asset.
  • Availability to travel and work flexible shifts including overtime as required related to the installation, training, and service requests of customers.
  • Extensive travel is required for this position averaging between 30% to 50%.
  • Valid driver’s license, passport and non-restrictive travel ability to market countries are requirements for this position.

Cimcorp welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


Qualified candidates are welcome to send their resume by November 6, 2019


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