Graduate Applications Engineer

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Department: Engineering

Introduction:

ANCA Motion control systems have been used in a variety of applications for over 40 years.  They are fast becoming recognised as the market leader in the design and manufacture of customized control systems that are used in world-class machines.
Offering a range of solutions ranging from turnkey automation control packages to single items such as digital servo drives, motion controllers, PLCs, CNCs, IO modules and motors. ANCA Motion’s unique software modules and patented technology allows our customers to configure these components into efficient and innovative solutions.  Our control systems are used in many applications ranging from complex five axes machine tools to two axes profile cutters and single axis standalone applications.

About this position:

As a Graduate Engineer at ANCA Motion, you’ll be responsible to provide the interface between customers, sales, support, marketing, and engineering for ANCA Motion controls and products
Reporting directly to the Applications Engineering Team Leader, you’ll be working with Design Engineers of all disciplines and additionally with Manufacturing Engineering, Purchasing and other Production Departments as well as Marketing, Quality and After Sales.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Provide assistance in software application development including PP / PLC / HMI / etc
  • Prototyping / mock-ups of HMI’s / Part programs etc. and Technology demonstrations
  • Manage and support with the integration of ANCA Motion products in the field
  • Electrical Design / Electrical drawings and Commissioning
  • Project Management to ensure customer milestones are met
  • Record keeping of service faults, service calls, technical support
  • Carry out minor electronic repairs within the branch if required.
  • Pre-sales support to provide assurances to the potential client that the product will work as per their needs/requirements
  • Gather and feedback market intelligence (e.g. customers and their needs, competitors, product gap, product differentiators, etc…) through customer and market contact

Key Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s degree in either an Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Some knowledge and practical experience in CNC Control Systems or Automation and aspects of machine tool construction, i.e., mechanical, electrical, PLC and software
  • Project Management skills desirable.
  • A desire to work in a quality-driven environment
  • An enthusiastic and determined attitude that ensures he/she gets the job done
  • Able to work from their own initiative
  • Demonstrate flexible and positive attitude that ensures the job gets done
If this sounds like the ideal role for you, please apply now by submitting your up to date CV and covering letter