Design, Build, Set Up, Test and Maintain Integrated Automated Mechanical Systems


We have an opportunity for an Automation Technician on 2nd shift to design, build, set up, test and maintain integrated automated mechanical systems on new and existing equipment, including but not limited to robotics, cameras, sensors, PLCs, and hydraulic/pneumatic systems, to ensure production quality, efficiency, and safety. 

An Associate degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology or related field is required; will also consider candidates currently pursuing the relevant degree. A minimum of two years of experience working with automation and robotics in a manufacturing environment preferred. Experience working with Star, Fanuc, and Allen Bradley strongly preferred.

If you are interested in working in an environment where Optimism, Innovation and Teamwork are among our core values, then you’re invited to explore this opportunity further.


A Workplace With Integrity

  • Your voice is heard
  • Your ideas are welcomed
  • Your mind is challenged
  • You enjoy great benefits
  • You share our core values: optimism, innovation, and teamwork
  • You care that your employer follows green initiatives and has a culture of responsibility to the environment and community
  • Kaysun Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Females, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply



We offer a flexible and empowering work environment.


We support and encourage lifelong learning and professional development.


We embrace continuous improvement at all levels of the organization.


We have fun and celebrate success!

Primary Responsibilities

  • Builds, tests, and installs integrated automated mechanical systems and components for plastic injection molding machinery
  • Completes mechanical automation assembly per assembly drawings, automation wiring per electrical schematics, and pneumatic assembly per pneumatic schematics
  • Programs controllers for robotics and integrates with network systems
  • Reviews and refines existing robot programs for operational efficiency
  • Works closely with Engineering, Tooling, and Maintenance staff, Molding Technicians, Setup Technicians and other manufacturing personnel to resolve questions/concerns related to automation techniques and procedures
  • Works with Engineering to determine end of arm tooling needs and to automate robotics functions to reduce direct labor needs
  • Troubleshoots and eliminates system errors to decrease production downtime
  • Train other staff on robotic operations, programs and teachings of robot movement
  • Perform preventative maintenance with minimal supervision on molding presses, other machinery or auxiliary equipment as assigned This includes cleaning and lubricating shafts of bearings, gears, and other parts of molding presses along with other machinery and auxiliary equipment
  • Communicates effectively with Maintenance and Tooling department personnel to expedite projects to completion
  • Represents the company with vendors and customers in a professional manner
  • Supports the Lean Manufacturing initiatives of the company
  • Follows established Lock-out/Tag-out procedures
  • Supports, follows and enforces all safety policies and practices of the company and OSHA standards
  • Supports and participates in the Lean Manufacturing initiatives of the company
  • Works additional hours as necessary to complete projects
  • Performs all other duties as assigned
  • Work onsite at Kaysun’s main office in Manitowoc, Wisconsin regularly Mondays-Fridays.


  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flex Spending
  • HSA (health savings account)
  • Personal Time
  • Vacation Time
  • Quarterly Profit-Sharing Bonus Program
  • 401k Savings Plan (with match)
  • Education Reimbursement

Other Benefits



  • Gym Membership Reimbursement (75%)
  • On-site Fitness Center with free yoga and fitness classes led by professional instructors
  • Custom Outdoor Workout Spaces
  • Health Incentives/Health Risk Assessments
Kaysun team planting trees for Arbor Day


  • Employee Garden
  • Employee-led Green Team 
  • Community Involvement Opportunities