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

Basic Job Description:

Research, design, develop, or test robotic applications.

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

 

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Robotics Engineer"

1) Integrate robotics with peripherals, such as welders, controllers, or other equipment.

2) Make system device lists or event timing charts.

 

3) Investigate mechanical failures or unexpected maintenance problems.

4) Design end-of-arm tooling.

5) Analyze and evaluate robotic systems or prototypes.

 

6) Install, calibrate, operate, or maintain robots.

7) Conduct research on robotic technology to create new robotic systems or system capabilities.

8) Build, configure, and test robots.

9) Document robotic application development, maintenance, or changes.

10) Provide technical support for robotic systems.

11) Supervise, technologists, technicians, or other engineers.

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12) Review or approve designs, calculations, or cost estimates.

13) Write algorithms or programming code for ad hoc robotic applications.

14) Create back-ups of robot programs or parameters.

 

15) Process or interpret signals or sensor data.

16) Plan mobile robot paths and teach path plans to robots.

17) Debug robotics programs.

18) Automate assays on laboratory robotics.

19) Conduct research into the feasibility, design, operation, or performance of robotic mechanisms, components, or systems, such as planetary rovers, multiple mobile robots, reconfigurable robots, or man-machine interactions.

20) Design automated robotic systems to increase production volume or precision in high-throughput operations, such as automated ribonucleic acid (RNA) analysis or sorting, moving, or stacking production materials.

21) Design software to control robotic systems for applications, such as military defense or manufacturing.

22) Design robotic systems, such as automatic vehicle control, autonomous vehicles, advanced displays, advanced sensing, robotic platforms, computer vision, or telematics systems.

23) Design or program robotics systems for environmental clean-up applications to minimize human exposure to toxic or hazardous materials or to improve the quality or speed of clean-up operations.

24) Design robotics applications for manufacturers of green products, such as wind turbines or solar panels to increase production time, eliminate waste, or reduce costs.

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

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge


"Robotics Engineer"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  NA        SOC:  17-2199.08


 

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