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"Mechatronics Engineer"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Research, design, develop, or test automation, intelligent systems, smart devices, or industrial systems control.

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Job Duties and Tasks for: "Mechatronics Engineer"

1) Oversee the work of contractors in accordance with project requirements.

2) Design engineering systems for the automation of industrial tasks.


3) Create mechanical design documents for parts, assemblies, or finished products.

4) Design advanced electronic control systems for mechanical systems.

5) Maintain technical project files.


6) Create embedded software design programs.

7) Analyze existing development or manufacturing procedures and suggest improvements.

8) Implement or test design solutions.

9) Identify and select materials appropriate for mechatronic system designs.

10) Create mechanical models and tolerance analyses to simulate mechatronic design concepts.

11) Upgrade the design of existing devices by adding mechatronic elements.

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12) Design advanced precision equipment for accurate or controlled applications.

13) Publish engineering reports documenting design details or qualification test results.

14) Provide consultation or training on topics such as mechatronics or automated control.


15) Research, select, or apply sensors, communication technologies, or control devices for motion control, position sensing, pressure sensing, or electronic communication.

16) Design, develop, or implement control circuits or algorithms for electromechanical or pneumatic devices or systems.

17) Conduct studies to determine the feasibility, costs, or performance benefits of new mechatronic equipment.

18) Develop electronic, mechanical, or computerized processes to perform tasks in dangerous situations, such as underwater exploration or extraterrestrial mining.

19) Design mechatronics components for computer-controlled products, such as cameras, video recorders, automobiles, or airplanes.

20) Apply mechatronic or automated solutions to the transfer of materials, components, or finished goods.

21) Design or develop automated control systems for environmental applications, such as waste processing, air quality, or water quality systems.

22) Design self-monitoring mechanical systems, such as gear systems that monitor loading or condition of systems to detect and prevent failures.

23) Monitor or calibrate automated systems, industrial control systems, or system components to maximize efficiency of production.

Job Description for "Mechatronics Engineer" continued here...

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Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5

"Mechatronics Engineer"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  NA        SOC:  17-2199.05


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