Controls Engineer - FMCG

Austin Fraser
£40000 - £45000/annum
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Controls Engineer - Wrexham - Up to £45,000 - Interviewing Now!

I've been in discussions with my client recently regarding a new vacancy for a Controls Engineer to join their successful site based near Wrexham who are part of a larger group. The site has had a lot of recent investment with further investments planned including a new multi-million pound production line. There are also plans to get in to a new market and further expand so it's an exciting time for the company.

The role:

* Be in charge of Automation / Controls on site
* Programming PLCs (85% of the site is Siemens operated)
* Train the Engineering team on PLCs at the 24/7 site for full coverage
* Be at the forefront of modernising and developing the site
* Plan for new machinery / lines and prepare for obsolescence


* Previous experience in a Senior Controls / Automation position
* Excellent knowledge of programming Siemens PLCs (others include Allen Bradley and Omron)
* Previous training / teaching experience beneficial
* Ability to plan / prepare for new machinery
* Knowledge of FMCG / Food / Beverage / Pharmaceutial automation machinery will be beneficial

The Package:

* A salary of between £40,000 and £45,000 (dependant on experience)
* Day shift Monday - Friday role
* Company pension scheme
* Free parking on site
* Further package details TBC