Reed Engineering
£27k pa
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a principal supplier of machinery to the food sector. The company has become extremely well know in their field for producing complete turnkey manufacturing solutions to the sector, designing and building specialist equipment to order. With a worldwide presence they are an excellent employer and offer extensive opportunities to the successful candidate.

Job Description

The company is seeking an electrical / electronic engineer with some exposure to automation to join the company as a Controls Engineer, to work alongside other engineers to produce and develop control systems, PLC and HMI software for the company\'s automated production lines which they sell worldwide. When complete you will travel with the commissioning team to install and commission this equipment for the company\'s clients.

The role will be challenging but also rewarding as you will be one of the individuals that will see the project through to final delivery and handover to the client. The role Will involve a degree of national and international travel sometimes for extended periods, so you must be able to be flexible.

In order to be considered you must be able to demonstrate:

* A HNC or above in electrical or electronic engineering

* Exposure to machine automation in a manufacturing environment with an understanding of the machine commissioning process

* Knowledge of HMI systems

* Exposure to fault finding on PLC systems with the desire to move into developing and writing PLC programs (programming training will be provided)

* Flexibility to work nationally and internationally and occasionally for extended periods.

In return the company offers a range of benefits which includes a competitive basic salary, pension, on site canteen free parking, death in service, healthcare (after qualifying period) and a variety of other benefits.


Please contact me at with a CV and a cov

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