Automation Engineer

Recruiter
Lean Engineering Recruitment Limited
Location
Telford
Salary
£28000 - 35000 Per Annum
Posted
27 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Automation Engineer Location: Telford Salary: Circa 30k - 32k Shift Patten: Mon - Thurs 8:00 to 5:15pm Friday 8:00am to 11:50am Local manufacturing company now requires an Automation Engineer. Automation Engineer - Job Outline: - To ensure the achievement of higher productivity through comprehensive the design, development, implantation and improvement of machines and jigs to improve the productivity, cost and deliver of the MME assembly process. - To provide an effective support solution the companies electrical and machine control systems in the event of failure, redesign or modification requirements Automation Engineer - Main Responsibilities: - To provide a comprehensive, companywide and efficient electrical diagnostic, repair and improvement service for plant, machinery, equipment and site services etc. - To identify opportunities for improvement in quality, cost and/or delivery by the design, development and implementation of equipment. - To raise VS1's, justifications and capital approval for spare parts, refurbishment's and services. - To support TPM activity in line with the issued schedule and procedure. - To contribute in meeting the company and department objectives in minimising equipment downtime. - To demonstrate a can do approach to improving SMED, 5S, 5Tests, 5Wastes and Kaizen activity. - To ensure when designing, developing, improving and/or implementing equipment that relevant procedures, critical checks and correct operations are facilitated at all times. - Implement projects via the use of SMART targets to pre-agreed budgets and time-plans. - Conform to Health and Safety requirements as it applies to the Company's operations. - To Support the department's maintenance of all plant, buildings and equipment. - To assist with the departments training in the broadest terms. - Ensure the Company's working procedures are adhered to as stated in the Company manuals, policies, contracts and handbook including compliance with SOX and other international standards. - To proactively assist in the development of continuous improvement and co-operation in the department. Automation Engineer - About You The ideal candidate MUST come from the Manufacturing industry Automation Engineer. You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience: ?Hold an engineering qualification such as C&G, HNC or HND in mechanical and/or electrical maintenance or equivalent. ?Hold a 17th edition certificate ?Knowledge of basic Plc programmes and Fault finding using Plc's - Desirable For more information please call Tom Schwartz on ************** LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions. We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.
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