Omron is an $8.1B global company with a commitment to improve lives and contribute to a better society. The Industrial Automation division is focused on the harmony between humans and machines, creating products that are more integrated, intelligent, and interactive.
Omron Automation Americas represents the Industrial Automation business in Sales, Marketing, and Engineering Support spanning from North to South America. We are an award winning Company headquartered in the Chicago area.
We have Engineering Trainee positions for new graduates majoring in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Business.
The Engineering Trainee positions will be based at our corporate office in the Chicago area. This position allows you to leverage your Engineering education to gain exposure in sales and application engineering and robotics, working with colleagues from all around the world. Ability to spend 4-6 months gaining exposure and real world experience with a premier industrial electronics supplier working with various teams within the company. Gives you the training needed to go into a full time opportunity at Omron in either Sales, Application Engineering, or Robotics Sales Specialist.
Performance Objectives (during your 4-6 months): Product Exposure: Gain hands on experience by working with our cutting edge technology. Develop Sales and Technical Skills: Work on projects and gain sales techniques and build your engineering technical skills to help you solve customer problems. Taking Care of the Customer: Travel to customer sites to understand engineering and product requirements and evaluate pre-launch industrial technologies and provide engineering feedback.
Experience: Graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Business, with a minor in Marketing. Previous exposure and interest in Sales, Application Engineering, or Robotics as a career. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe tools; preferred exposure to Google, Apple, and any Industrial Automation programming languages/platform.
Why Should You Apply? Opportunity to work in a company culture defined as fast paced, team focused, creative, and innovative with open communication and empowered employees. Opportunity to take on responsibility for challenging projects and acquire real-world experience.