Applications Specialist

Port Huron, MI posted on September 7

Who is JMP Solutions, Automation & Robotics Division?

We are an innovative team of problem solvers who use both theory and brute force to solve real-world problems. We collaborate and strive for excellence together while pushing the boundaries of the latest technology to develop brand new automation solutions. We are fast growing, entrepreneurial in spirit, and constantly evolving to ensure long term sustainable success.

What does JMP Solutions, Automation & Robotics Division do?

We design, build, and integrate world-class smart robotic solutions to solve challenging material handling and manufacturing problems for a variety of industries. Our projects typically last between 3-12 months and range in value from $50k to $10M+ with project team sizes between 3 and 20 members.

What qualifies you for this opportunity?

  • First-hand experience in the field of robotics, automation, custom machine, and/or control systems
  • Talent to conceptualize industrial smart robotic solutions collaboratively within a team
  • Amazing communication skills to make presentations to the internal team, customers, and vendor partners
  • Strong writing skills for preparing proposals and defining project scope
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Mechatronics, Electrical, Industrial, etc.)

How could you boost your application?

  • Background in applications, mechanical design, or control system integration in a similar workplace
  • A portfolio of projects in which you made significant contributions
  • Proficient with AutoCAD, advanced skills with Microsoft Excel, and exposure to SolidWorks
  • Track record of creative problem-solving in a team-oriented environment

What would a typical day be like?

Dynamic. As an Applications Specialist, you will contribute to the development of 3+ project opportunities daily. You will visit customer manufacturing sites across North America to gain an understanding of customers’ challenges and identify areas of opportunity. You will conceptualize custom automation solutions using smart industrial robots.  You create a plan that will make your concept a reality for your customer. Your mission is to deliver comprehensive project proposals including scope, costing, schedule, and performance criteria.  Given the client-focused nature of the work, employees may be required to work over weekends or outside of standard business hours as needed.

Who would you work with?

Our team includes Professional Engineers, Project Managers, Mechanical Designers, Robotics & Controls Specialists, Automation Technicians, and others to work cohesively with a vision, energy, and intensity.


We thank all applicants for their interest. We will contact candidates who are selected for the interview process.

JMP Solutions has an accommodation program in place that provides reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please contact Human Resources.