Automation Engineer

Appleton Long Recruitment Services
Oldham, Rochdale, Manchester, Stockport, Warringto
£32000 - £37000/annum depending on experience
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Automation Engineer to join a successful manufacturing company based in the North West.

As Automation Engineer you will take responsibility for identifying justifying, designing and implementing automation projects in the product assembly area.

Main Responsibilities of the Automation Engineer include:

• Identify production processes for automation projects
• Cost justification and implementation plans
• Design, manage and implement projects
• Review existing processes
• Produce training documentation and train staff
• Produce standard times
• Monitor standard times and Quality levels
• Liaise with development on new products
• Provide DFM input
• Identify and implement test methods for introducing new products

Automation Engineer – Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

• HNC or higher in electrical/electronic engineering or robotics
• Design of automated processes and test equipment
• Process Improvement Techniques experience
• Knowledge of documentation such as BOM’s assembly drawings, etc.
• Knowledge of engineering change
• ISO 9001 knowledge
• NPI knowledge
• Computer skills
• Report writing

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to fulfil this exciting role as Automation Engineer please forward your CV in the first instance.

Please note that due to the high number of applications we receive it is not possible to respond to all applicant individually