Part of a major national automotive supplier, this organisation has a newly created opportunity within the business for a controls engineer to join the company and support its two sites in the South Birmingham / Worcestershire area. Working with Siemens PLC control systems, the main purpose of this position is to support both the engineering and maintenance departments with both continuous improvement and maintenance activities involving electrical, electronic or software changes as required.
Controls Engineer / Automation Engineer
Location: Commutable from South Birmingham, Redditch, Worcester, Kidderminster, Evesham or Coventry
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Main duties and responsibilities:
O Delivering design ideas for continuous improvements of machinery in order to drive machine uptime.
O Keep all electrical drawings and software backups up-to-date.
O Delivering strategic level engineering support and corrective work on current assets and systems.
O Support the reactive maintenance teams with unscheduled breakdowns, if required.
Knowledge and experience required:
O You will already have a proven track record working as a controls engineer, automation engineer, engineering manager or maintenance engineer working with Siemens PLC controls.
O Minimum HNC/HND/Apprenticeship or similar recognised qualification
O A proven track record with PLC Siemens controls is essential, ideally within a high volume manufacturing environment.
O Previous experience of working with torque control systems
This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading automotive supplier in a brand new position for the company, therefore bringing the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation. A Generous salary of up £45,000 per annum is available, based upon skills and experience. The company also operate an adjusting working hours scheme, allowing you to move your start/finish times up to one hour to better suit each employees personal situation.
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