Automation and Mechatronics Engineer

Beatrice, NE
Apr 29, 2021
May 29, 2021
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

At our Exmark location in Beatrice, Nebraska, our teams pride themselves as being the premiere, best-in-class brand for our Landscape Contractor markets. Exmark joined the Toro family in 1997, and since has been a key component to the organization ever since. Here, you will find a family-oriented culture, with employees ranging from recently hired to 30 years of service allowing you to be part of new, innovative ideas while learning from some highly skilled, exceptionally talented professionals.

We invite you to be part of our family and culture!

Major Duties:

  • Utilize engineering methods to automate processes and infrastructure

  • Oversee automation improvements throughout the facility including weld, paint, and assembly operations

  • Develop feedback systems to communicate equipment utilization and diagnostics in real time

  • Review current processes, research new features and technologies, and make recommendations on capital projects showing overall financial analysis and return on investment

  • Make recommendations for key changes in our methods or processes to include presentations to leadership or individual work teams

  • Develop implementation plans and work with respective teams to insure project completion

  • Evaluate results of changes as compared to expected results

  • Assist with development and management of automation engineering documentation and tracking related metrics including safety, quality, productivity, and profitability


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (mechanical, electrical, control systems) or a closely related technical field

  • 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably in robotics and control systems support

  • Specific experience with Allen-Bradley / Rockwell Software control systems and Fanuc robotics preferred

  • Experience with data collection and monitoring software preferred

  • Strong electromechanical technical skills and understanding of machine design

  • Ability to apply analytical skills which yield creative results

  • Proven understanding of machine communication protocols (ethernetIP, Devicenet, etc)

  • Effective Interpersonal and Human Relations Skills

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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