Sample Career Roadmap
Top Expected Tasks
Troubleshoot robotic systems, using knowledge of microprocessors, programmable controllers, electronics, circuit analysis, mechanics, sensor or feedback systems, hydraulics, or pneumatics.
Disassemble and reassemble robots or peripheral equipment to make repairs such as replacement of defective circuit boards, sensors, controllers, encoders, and servomotors.
Perform preventive or corrective maintenance on robotic systems or components.
Maintain service records of robotic equipment or automated production systems.
Install, program, or repair programmable controllers, robot controllers, end-of-arm tools, or conveyors.
Document robotics test procedures and results.
Align, fit, or assemble components, using hand tools, power tools, fixtures, templates, or microscopes.
Attach wires between controllers.
Test performance of robotic assemblies, using instruments such as oscilloscopes, electronic voltmeters, or bridges.
Develop robotic path motions to maximize efficiency, safety, and quality.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.
Computers and Electronics
Engineering and Technology