Field Engineer (Eugene) (SOW)

Job#: 1375014

Job Description:

Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.

Apex has an opportunity for a Robotic Field Engineer role. This is a 5+ month contract position, and the pay rate is flexible depending on experience. 
For applicants who are interested in the
Robotic Field Engineer Opportunity; please send a Word resume to Liz Papell, Technical Recruiter, at [email protected]


Position: Robotic Field Engineer
Location: Eugene, OR
Rate: $30/hr
Duration: 5+ month contract (potential for extension or conversion)


Position Description:

  • The Robotic Field Engineer will have the ability to manage all Operational issues with System Software, Bots, Structure, Stations, and will prioritize daily activities at customer site.
  • Work with Support team to proactively identify issues impacting Operations and address them during planned downtime window.
  • The Robotics Field Engineer is a flexible, hands-on individual who has electro-mechanical aptitude and familiarity with Linux/command line and can manage customer relationship.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Manage system operations and resolve system issues on day-to-day basis.
  • Effective communication with on-site Ops team and Support team.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot all Robotic and Structure issues causing operational interruptions.
  • Collect information on any system issue identified on daily basis and provide feedback to Support team.
  • Implement any recommendations from Alert Support team and provide updates.
  • Perform any engineering recommended upgrade or rework.
  • Complete Quality checklist and send it to the appropriate Alert Lead.
  • Maintain all electro-mechanical tools, and spare parts in good condition at all-times.

Physical Demands:

  • Lift and move totes up to 49 pounds each.
  • Regular bending, lifting, stretching, and reaching both below the waist and above the head.
  • Lifting parts and tools weighing on average 20 pounds, occasionally weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists
  • Ability to climb ladders and gangways safely and without limitation
  • Continual standing and/or walking an average of 2 miles daily

Operation Support & Customer Service:

  • Promoting and conduct good housekeeping practices.
  • Position will require working in a shift schedule including holidays and weekends.
  • Flexibility with work hours and days to support 7 days a week operation (including holidays).
  • Self-motivated and customer centric.

Required Skills:

  1. 2+ years of electro-mechanical technician work in the Robotics, Mechanical or Electrical field with Associates degree or Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
  2. Experience and/or exposure in the following areas:
    • Automated system and software-based controls
    • Electrical and electronic principles
    • Technical skills including familiarity with Linux, Java, XML, SQL, databases, and PLC programs

Desired Skills (not required but candidate will have exposure to these skills in this role):

  1. Degree with a focus in the Robotics, Mechanical or Electrical field.
  2. Able to manage, lead, and influence others on the team.
  3. Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize many different projects and workload.
  4. Self-motivated, customer centric and able to work independently.
  5. Ability to communicate effectively (written and verbally) with peers, management, contractors, and vendors.
  6. Leadership experience/aptitude and ability to mentor others.

Additional Benefits:
For this opportunity, you will also be eligible for benefits through Apex for the contract period, 401K, medical/health benefits options, a W2 hourly rate, weekly pay, and direct deposit!









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Eugene, OR, US

Job Type:
Engineering and Technicians

Date Posted:
October 4, 2023