Automation Engineer

Recruiter
Staffline Express
Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Reports into: Engineering Manager

Department: Automation Maintenance

Site Location: Fenny Lock, Milton Keynes

JOB SUMMARY

Ensure the engineering and maintenance functions related to the automation at the Fulfillment Centre are optimised and available to enable excellent customer service and giving colleagues a safe and great place to work.

DUTIES

•Carrying out equipment servicing in accordance to the site standards

•Completing the relevant service records

•Resolving within a reasonable time any equipment faults - Mechanical / Electrical / Electronic / PLC / WMS

•Prioritising system faults

•Ensuring compliance with Health & Safety legislation

•Ensuring quality of output

•Pro-actively increasing system performance capability and availability

•Completing written reports

•Involvement in continual improvement activities

•Maintaining product flow at all times

•Ensuring on-site spares are kept to optimum levels

•Providing support to the operations team at the Fulfillment Centre

•Analysing system data in order to identify trends, improvement opportunities and develop new solutions

•Following Business Code of Conduct and always acting with integrity and due diligence

OPERATIONAL SKILLS REQUIRED/DESIRABLE

•ONC/HNC or Full B-Tech in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering

•Apprentice Trained Time Served Maintenance Engineer

•Working understanding of Mechanical, Electrical & Electronic technical manuals & drawings

•Minimum 2 years’ experience of Siemens S7 PLC equipment

•Detailed analysis of system performance data

•Material flow understanding

•Process Improvement

•Detailed understanding of H&S requirements in an operational environment

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED/DESIRABLE

•Operational experience in online fulfilment

•Engineering and automation experience in manufacturing or fulfilment environment

•Experience of maintaining complex automated solutions.

•Ability to Analyse and Learn

•Communication Written & Verbal

•Ability to work alone and as a team player

•Self-motivated

•Positive attitude

•Customer focus