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Automation Technician at Emerson

Automation Technician

Emerson Chanhassen, MN Full-Time
If you are an experienced technical specialist in Automation/Robotics, Electrical/Control technologies with CAD experience looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you! Based in our Emerson Chanhassen location, you will utilize your knowledge of equipment design and build and fixture design to create solutions and support systems that meet the needs of Manufacturing Engineers, and Production personnel in a shop environment. You will also have the opportunity to work individually or as part of a team on Engineering projects.


Understand and follow safety requirements for equipment design, equipment troubleshooting and required tools and equipment use
Work from verbal direction or documented requirements to design, build and implement custom automated manufacturing equipment or upgrade existing equipment
Collaborate with other companies and technicians on equipment projects
Participate as team member or project lead on external equipment build projects
Assist in existing equipment downtime support when needed using advanced troubleshooting skills on:
PLC’s and other machine control technology
Pneumatics and hydraulics
Electronic components
Support Internal systems for routing and completing Fixture and Equipment
Drawing releases


You use your technical knowledge to evaluate and solve complex problems. You can work with others to develop solutions to problems even when the path forward may not be clear. You use your organizational skills to manage your workload and can adapt to changing priorities if needed.


Associate’s degree in technical discipline (Robotics & Electronics majors)
Minimum of 3 years of related experience in Equipment Design and Build or Equipment Troubleshooting and Maintenance fields
Able to lift up to 25 lbs and m ay require frequent intervals of sitting, standing and kneeling
Occasional need for travel locally or out of state
Legal authorization to work in the United States


1800 hours of technical education
Knowledge of:
3D CAD (Creo/Pro-e)
ECO processes
AutoCad Electrical
NEC (National Electric code)
NFPA 79 and 70E
Lockout tagout requirements
Project Management


Our Commitment to Our People

Across the globe, we are united by a singular Purpose: We drive innovation that makes the world healthier, safer, smarter, and more sustainable.

We invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills, and competencies to bring this Purpose to life while competing and leading in a global economy.

Our training programs focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership.

Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities, and the world through our unwavering focus on environmental, social, and regulatory progress. Learn more about us!

Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual/family needs: medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and more. We also provide you flexible time-off plans, including paid parental leave, vacation, and holiday leave.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives – and that reflects the world around us. We believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.

This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our Culture & Values and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson .

Work Authorization

Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J or TN, or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, please contact: [ Email address blocked ] .


Emerson is a leading global technology, software and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs.

Our Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

We help customers in the world’s most essential industries solve the biggest challenges of modern life.

Every day, our global workforce fulfills our unified Purpose and lives out the Values we hold close as an organization: Integrity, Safety & Quality, Support Our People, Customer Focus, Continuous Improvement, Collaboration, and Innovation.

Our Causes – Planet, Humanity, Champion, Inclusion and Future – shape, define and fuel Emerson’s culture while inspiring our innovative spirit and driving our focus.

Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring possibilities, or recently received your master’s degree, you’ll find opportunities with us. Join our team and start your journey today!

No calls or agencies please.


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