Automation Engineer

Nigel Wright
North East England
up to £60000 + Benefits
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

Our client is a large, high profile complex manufacturing plant in the North East, undergoing a period of investment and diversification.

The Role

Reporting to the Head of Engineering, you will provide electrical and automation engineering support to the plant at a time of considerable capex investment to continue to enable product and process innovation.

In thie newly created role, you will have an opportunity have an input into technology and process innovation throughout the site. Liasing closely with contractors, you will develop, scope, cost and delivery projects to continue to support process improvement on site. Supporting the plant maintenance teams with PLC/Drives and SCADA complex issues, you will ensuring the effective handover of new equipment into the site maintenance strategy.

The requirements

As a highly experience Automation / Controls Engineer, you will have extensive experience in the design and specification of control panel systems to support a large complex site. Ideally you will have previous experience in advance PLC programing/coding, robotics, SCADA/HMI and a track record in using technology to continue to automate processes to maximise site performance.

This is a great opportunity to join a high profile North East business to have a real input into their automoation and process improvement transformation.

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