Automation Engineer

Recruiter
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Sittingbourne
Salary
36000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are actively looking to recruit a highly motivated Automation Engineer to join a leading manufacturer in Sittingbourne.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager your role will be to to carry out system design, specification, programming, simulation and testing, and start-up assistance. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Repair, refurbishment and maintenance of existing PLC controls and equipment.
  • Continuous improvement of processes and manufacturing techniques.
  • Liaision with Manufacturing and Engineering to provide successful project solutions, including documentation
  • Involvement and liaison with sub-contractors on all projects and installations.
  • Hours: 40 hours per week - DAYS ONLY

The right person will have:

  • Must have proven experience in PLC logic and programming with any of the following PLCs: Allen Bradley, GE Fanuc, Siemens, Mitsubishi, Omron, Toshiba, etc.; and HMI or SCADA programming and configuration of any of the following software packages Wonderware, Rockwell, GE Cimplicity, Ci-Tech, Iconics, Siemens, etc.
  • Proven track record in engineering as well as the ability to develop and implement standard engineering practices
  • Experience in a similar position is essential
  • Industry experience within Automotive, Food Processing, Bio-Tech, Pharmaceutical, Semiconductor, or Water/Wastewater industries would be highly advantageous

If you are an experienced Automation Engineer that is looking to join a forward thinking company and possess the required skills please forward your CV to Gemma Edwards for immediate consideration.