Automation Engineer Intern

Agape Automation

Agape Automation

Other Engineering · Part-time, Intern
Gahanna, OH, USA
Posted on Wednesday, November 23, 2022

ABOUTAgape Automation is a food tech innovation company that creates the automated Sm^rt Kitchens of the Future. We are founded by Jim Grote (founder of Donatos Pizza and the Grote Company) to bring exponential technology to commercial kitchens. We envision a future of Sm^rt restaurant businesses that are free to grow. Our mission is to develop Sm^rt solutions (automated, connected, and data-rich) to solve problems for pizza operators by combining food service, manufacturing, & technology expertise. We express our values through action: We Lead with Love, practice The Golden Rule, and Do the Right Thing.

JOB DETAILAutomation Mechanical Engineer to join our Agape Automation team and create the automated Sm^rt Kitchens of the Future. We are looking for a scrappy, driven, future-focused, self starter who can roll with change and embrace ambiguity in a fast-paced startup environment. The candidate will be proficient at:

● Researching the opportunity space with empathy for the operator

● Defining the problems to be solved

● Ideating probable solutions

● Building rapid prototypes that display proof of concept

● Testing the concept in its natural environment to learn and improve


● Accelerating innovative ideas into industry-changing solutions

● Communication and management with partners and vendors

● Mechanical design of automation machines

● CAD software such as SolidWorks and Fusion 360

● Rapid Prototyping and manual fabrication

● 3D printing

● Raspberry Pi and Python

● Microcontroller software development with Arduino

● PCB and electronics design

● Ability to work with tools in our machine shop:

○ sheet metal shear and brake

○ bench and angle grinders

○ bandsaw and chop saw

○ machine lathe and mill

○ TIG welder

Please send introduction and resume to:

Contact: Craig Turner Phone: 614.226.4421

Location: Edge Innovation Hub, 1140 Gahanna Parkway, Columbus OH 43230.