Robotics Programmer

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Nesco Resourse is looking for a right-to-hire Robotics Programmer. This position is responsible for programming, troubleshooting, debugging and preparation of industrial robots to our project specifications. Robot Programmers will create programs and code from scratch; train employees; and maintain, service and repair robots as needed. Will work closely with the welders and any kind of welding background is a plus. Candidates may have experience programming any robots in a real-world manufacturing environment.


  • Perform basic robot programming setup, changes, and troubleshooting

  • Setup I/O structure and robot start-up.

  • Teach robot path programs: Weld, Material Handling, Maintenance, Tip Dress Etc.

  • Review drawing package for correct interface, verify the interface matches application

  • Review and download OLP programs

  • Debug programs and verify all signals to and from the PLC

  • Identify PLC issues as related to the robot

  • Set up Binding Table / I/O and configure robot communication

  • Backup and secure PLC and Robot programs and parameters

  • Document all programming changes

  • Installation and configuration of appropriate hardware and software options

  • Perform electrical diagnosis, recommend repair or repair as needed

  • Provide on-going customer service

  • Provide support to assembly operators and plant skill trades about robots functionality


  • Basic knowledge of at least one of the following robot systems (Fanuc, ABB, Kuka, and/or Nachi )

  • Knowledge of communication setup with robot peripherals

  • Good understanding of mechanical systems

  • Ability to work as a team and/or alone on field assignments

  • Ability to read schematics and other drawings

  • Self-motivated and hands-on approach

  • Ability to react quickly to changing requirements and new processing developments

  • Follow written/verbal instructions and meet deadlines with minimal supervision

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