1. COMPANY NAME: YAC Robot Systems
   5. BUSINESS AREA: Robot Systems, Design, Installation,
       Programming, Training, Maintenance, and Spare Parts Supply

Robot Systems

YAC Robot Systems designs and builds a variety of machines and systems, from special stand-alone work cells, to full turnkey manufacturing assembly systems. YAC Robot Systems is capable of providing fully customized, turn-key automation systems and equipment. We also will work as part of your team to provide the following support when necessary: Control System Design, Machine Design, Control Panel Fabrication, Machine Assembly, Software and Machine Control, Preliminary

PLC & PC Based Control Systems

YAC engineers are experienced PLC and PC programmers. We have done systems using Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron, Toyopuc, Fanuc, Modicon, Automation Direct and many more PLC brands. We design Operator Interface screens using Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron, Koyo, Screen Works, Keyence and many more. We also design custom VB.net software for Process Control & Data Collection, Database application, Barcode Verification & Traceability, Custom Vision Applications, PC to PLC communication and Runtime Software.

Vision Systems & parts marking

YAC designs and builds machine vision systems for a wide variety of applications from Barcode Reading, Part/Model Verification, Presence/Absence detection, Part Gauging, Robot Guidance 2D & 3D, Line Tracking and Random Bin Picking. Our vision systems range from small stand-alone units to fully automated machines using either smart cameras with embedded imaging processing or custom vb.net software using vision library's and standard cameras. We can also add vision to existing systems and robots. YAC has experience using Fanuc iRVision, Braintech, Cognex, DVT, Omron, Keyence and National Instruments. We also capable of working with any brand of vision equipment.

Electrical & Controls Engineering

YAC Controls Engineers assure compliance with RIA, ANSI, and/or customer General Equipment Standard. They handle the electrical design, layout, and electrical functions. Using Roboguide knowledge they create  3D simulations to emulate a projects function, reach studies and provide cycle time analysis.
YAC Controls Engineers handle all aspects of PLC, Vision Systems, Servo Systems, and Database applications. Integrating new systems with current system in a Turn-key approach.

Mechanical Engineering 

YAC Mechanical Engineers use 3D CAD Software (Autodesk inventor Pro) to detect design defects, component interferences, verify the system function and safety, and reduce project risk. In order to make the concept easy for our customers to understand.

.   Turnkey Solutions

.   Design, Engineering, Build, Assembly, In house Run-off, Install, Training

.   Programming

.   PM (Preventative Maintenance)
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.   PLC & PC Based Control Systems

.   HMI and Interfaces

.   Rebuilt (Robot Overhaul)

.   Troubleshooting

.   Spare parts supply

.   Fanuc Robots Supply.
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YAC Robot Systems delivers automated solutions for a large variety of applications in many industries such as:

. Palletizing

. Material Handling

. Die Casting (HPDM, LPDM, GDM, Ladle)

. Packaging

. Vision (2D Barcode, Marking &Reading)

. Deburring  Watch Fanuc Video

. Dispensing

. Custom automation equipment


YAC Robot Systems is a Fanuc Certified Integrator, and offers on site training specific to the customers' equipment. Training is also available at YAC's facility on M-6iB Fanuc Robot.
YAC issuesTraining Certificates with every training course completion

YAC Robot Systems
11 Kiesland Ct.
hamilton OH 45015


Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for a challenging opportunity in which you can grow professionally? Then join our exciting and robust team! Adaptive, creative, and energetic people seeking a challenging position will thrive in our environment. An excellent salary and benefits package including paid vacation, sick, and holidays, 401k retirement plan, bonus program; as well as medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurances are offered to all full-time employees.

YAC Robot Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We are always looking for talented technicians and engineers with experience in the automation and die-cast industries. Experience programming, installing, and troubleshooting FANUC robots, PLC's, and HMI's is a plus.

If you feel that you are a qualified candidate, please email your résumé and cover letter to: employment@yac-robot.com or mail/fax to:

YAC Robot Systems, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
11 Kiesland Court
Hamilton, OH 45015

Controls Engineer



The Controls Engineer is responsible for the design, development, and programming of machinery and equipment for custom turnkey automation systems. 



·        Write, edit, and debug Control/Robot/HMI Servo programs per project specifications.

·        Draw and modify detailed schematics using AutoCAD Electrical.

·        Create panel designs resulting in selection of components, creation of electrical part lists and purchase requisitions for ordering.

·        Construct project manuals and support documentation for customers.

·        Assist technicians with questions related to schematics.

·        Supervise control system construction and installation.

·        Support software and hardware debug to verify system operation.

·        Test programming after initial building.

·        Collaborate with the engineering team and customers regarding projects.

·        Travel to customer facilities following system installation for program modifications and troubleshooting. There will be 30% travel and overnight stay requirements for customer meetings, site visits and installations, etc.

·        Other duties as necessary to ensure organizational success and customer satisfaction.



Bachelor's degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering is preferred



·        Prefer 5+ years engineering experience in building controls, machine tools, and troubleshooting control systems.

·        Demonstrate experience in the following software programs:

§  AutoCAD Electrical

§  PLC and HMI programming languages, Mitsubishi and Omron preferred

§  Robot programming, Fanuc preferred

§  Servo Drives

§  Networks and PC tools

§  Microsoft Office

·        Attributes/skills:

§  Knowledge of and experience working in a manufacturing environment with technical knowledge of operations and manufacturing flow.

§  Up to date professional and technical knowledge.

§  Able to conceptualize and communicate technical information, verbally and in writing.

§  Understanding of RIA Robot Safety Standards, OSHA Safety Standards, and NFPA 79 standards.


Mechanical Engineer



The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for creating layout, design, assembly, and fabrication drawings for turnkey automation systems, End-of-Arm Tooling (EOAT) and other custom equipment per customer specifications. They are to design, review, and modify drawings from project commencement through project completion.



·        Confirm system and design feasibility/capability by analyzing customer requirements and project specifications.

·        Create 2D/3D design, assembly, and fabrication drawings per customer specifications.

·        Create project bill of materials and coordinate parts ordering with the Purchasing Department and third party vendors. Maintain communications with Purchasing and vendors to ensure parts are received within budget and on schedule. Assist the Shipping/Receiving Department as needed when parts are received.

·        Prepare project manuals upon completion of the project, including spare and wear parts lists.

·        Complete tasks within budget and on schedule. Provide continuous improvement on cost reduction for mechanical designs.

·        Conduct Risk Assessments to ensure the systems are safe. Apply principles of mechanics to conduct wrist inertia & momentum studies, robot reach, and EOAT gripping force.

·        Communicate project status with customers and in doing so there may be 10%-15% travel and overnight stay requirements for customer meetings, site visits, etc.

·        Other duties as necessary to ensure organizational success and customer satisfaction.



B.S. degree in Engineering (prefer Mechanical Engineering)



·        5+ years of mechanical engineering experience. Prefer experience with custom machine (turnkey automation systems) design.

·        Automation industry experience to include Material Handling.

·        Design experience with pneumatics (cylinders, grippers, fittings, valves, etc.)

·        Experience using sensors, light curtains, AC motors, and servo motors.

·        Demonstrated experience utilizing the following software programs:

§  Autodesk Inventor

§  AutoCAD

§  Microsoft Office

·        Attributes/skills:

§  Mechanical aptitude

§  Knowledge of and experience working in a manufacturing environment with technical knowledge of operations and manufacturing flow.

§  Proven written and verbal communication skills.

§  Able to multi-task and prioritize assignments.