Automation Engineer

Hunter Selection Ltd
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


£40,000 + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus


Our client, a Market leader within the Packaging Manufacturing Industry has a unique and exciting opportunity for an experienced Automation Engineer to join their expanding team. Supporting a number of high profile clients predominantly within the automotive industry, this role offers the opportunity to work for a true market leader and established global brand.

This unique opportunity offers the right candidate the chance to work for a company which is truly at the technological forefront of their field. This role will suit a motivated Engineer who is looking for the next challenging step within their career, with the backing of an expanding and progressive company.

Role Description
*Identifying and delivering improvements to existing facilities and production processes
*Initiate, own and assist with the resolution of RCAs (Root Cause Analyses) and completion of resulting actions.
*To support the introduction of new projects on time and within budget constraints
*Assist with the introduction of new facilities, Products processes and projects into the plant.
*Project Planning, PLC programming - Siemens/ Allen Bradley (Predominantly) & Mitsubishi
*PLC software and hardware programming, operating and diagnostics
*General Automation
*Automation of existing plant & equipment, support equipment improvements and new equipment specification.

Skills and Qualifications
*Competency in PLC programming & Automation
*Automotive project planning experience
*Automation, handling and assembly
*Ability to engage with a project from start through to completion
*Strong commercial awareness

Company Information
As a business our client is a true market leader within their industry with a strong presence on both a UK and global scale. With a growing portfolio of clients and plans to expand even further this role provides an exciting opportunity for a candidate looking for a role which provides good long term progression potential.

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated engineers. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to Cory Beardmore to or call for a confidential discussion on

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