Automation Engineer - Robots

Automation Experts Limited
Rowley Regis
£35k - 38k per year
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client are the world's foremost steel processing and mining company producing sustainable steel for clients within leading industries including automotive, construction and packaging. Due to heavy investment and expansion, an Automation Engineer is urgently required to join their team. The successful candidate will work within the team to upgrade, optimise and programme robots as well as upgrading control systems across the site. Responsibilities will include: ? Programming and upgrade/modification of Laser Welding Robots throughout the plant ? Process optimization, smooth operation and failure investigations ? Following up daily KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) ? Responsible for FMEA (Failure Mode and Effect Analysis) of the repetitive problems, analysing root causes and designing actions to avoid those problems ? Improve the OEE of the line ? Assist in the preparation of costs and ensure these are maintained within budget Required Skills ? Formal qualification in a relevant field i.e. Automation, Robotic Programing, Control Systems ? Modification level experience of Siemens PLC's ? Previous experience programming robots ideally within a steel/metal manufacturing site - ABB preferred ? Understanding of Laser Welding and Blanking Presses highly beneficial In return, our client are offering a competitive basic salary up to £38,000 with a company pension and many other benefits. Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will need to be flexible to undertake shift work as and when and for UK/EU wide travel. For further information call Kristi Meechan on ************ or ************* Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to ************************************** quoting the above reference number. Looking for a job involved with maintenance, service or design for automated machinery, control systems, process control solutions or systems integration projects? Register your details on our website where you will find a full list of live positions where a customised automated search process allows immediate access to new vacancies as they are registered. Free, confidential service. All respondents to this position must be eligible to live and work in the UK - Automation Experts are unable to assist with the award of Visas or UK Work Permits. As a registered engineer, you are automatically a member of our ?Referral Scheme? thereby receiving £500.00 (tax free) for Engineers that you recommend to us that we place in permanent employment. Automation Experts offer recruitment services on a contract and permanent basis; We support many of the leading companies throughout the UK.
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