PLC Engineer / Electrical Engineer

Recruiter
Sherwood Recruitment
Location
Rotherham / Sheffield / Chesterfield
Salary
£28000 - £32000/annum plus benefits
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sherwood Recruitment are excited to announce a new and exclusive vacancy for our client based in the Sheffield / Chesterfield / Rotherham area.

The company:
Supplying into the construction industry, with an international presence and over 1200 staff in the UK alone, our client is considered an employer of choice. With a turnover of over £2.5 billion in the group of companies and further expansion taking place now is a great time to join this leading manufacturer.

The person:
We are keen to speak with experienced electrical engineers or PLC specialists who have sound knowledge and experience of programming and automation on various PLC systems (Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Siemens etc.). The successful candidate will be a team player and able to operate on his/her own when required as well as liaising with other engineers and production teams to achieve a mutual goal.

The role:
Working on a 3 shift system (Days, afters and nights) this position requires a flexible candidate to work within a fast moving production environment. The main element of the role will be to keep production moving along with assisting in the development and maintenance of automated systems. Whilst undertaking this role candidates will be expected to work in line with health and safety procedures as well as being fully compliant with internal processes and measures.

Requirements:
- Electrical Apprentice Trained
- 17th Edition Qualified
- Knowledge/Experience programming and maintaining PLC equipment.
- Strong IT skills
- Knowledge of LEAN, Continuous Improvement, TPM, PPM and Modern manufacturing techniques.

This is a full time and permanent position with immediate starts available for the right candidate