Controls Engineer

12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Controls Engineer Salary DOE, Bromyard, Herefordshire My client is a global tier 1 automotive supplier. They are looking for a controls engineer to join their high quality team of engineers. They are currently expanding and are looking to add to their growing engineering team. MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES Maintain an audit ready controls backup register and software Maintain fully functional software backup for all relevant plant and processes Provide technical support for maintenance team Provide technical support for facilities Provide technical support for paint techs Provide technical support for assembly Be prepared and able to step down to support other maintenance personnel when required. Maintain weekly / monthly operating metrics (backup register) Assess current technology for effectiveness and compare to new technology within the industry Develop and execute shutdown plan and activities Contribute to CAPEX plan relating to department activities Indentify and maintain max / min spares holding Support NPI projects with regards control systems Ownership for control system back-ups Represent controls at engineering change meetings Develop apprentice program with local provider PERSON PROFILE: Must Have Skills Must be minimum of time served apprentice Educated to HNC or equivalent Minimum 5 years experience in similar role Track record working in 1st tier automotive environment Professional qualifications in relevant skill base Ability to communicate effectively and clearly Excellent oral and written communication skills Experience working with ABB 5400 robots, Siemens S7 PLC's, Paint Plants Computer literate, M/S Excel, Powerpoint, Project, Outlook, ABB and Siemens Able to work on own initiative, with minimal supervision Formal qualification in Health and Safety, NEBOSH desirable Beneficial Skills Experience in IAFT16949 (TS16949) Experience of automated paint lines If this role does sound of interest to you, then feel free to contact Max Sinclair on (Apply online only) or forward your CV via email on (url removed). STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy