Automation Engineer – Industrial Controls

South Yorkshire
Permanent

Automation Engineer – West Yorkshire – £30-37k – flexi time system + time off in lieu for any overtime worked

Samuel Frank is recruiting for an Automation Engineer who is Electrically qualified and has a sound mechanical understanding. The Automation Engineer role could suit a Maintenance Engineer looking to work in more of a project based environment where ultimately you’d be taught how to program PLCs from scratch! This is a “days” Monday-Friday role, so could work really well for a Maintenance Engineer looking to move away from nights or being on a shift rota.

The successful Automation Engineers’ skills and experience are likely to include some of the following;

Electrical installation & fault finding, panel wiring experience
PLC & HMI modifications and enhancements – Siemens S7 and TIA Portal, WinCC – working knowledge would be good
Electrically biased/trained – 17th or 18th Edition essential
Working knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
Any knowledge of Robots or Cobots will be advantageous
·Knowledge of high-speed manufacturing machines for the FMCG market for example would be absolutely ideal!

·The successful Automation Engineer could have 2-5 years experience.

You must:

Be eligible to work in the UK
Have your own car and have a full UK driving licence (mileage paid at 45p/mile)
Be willing to travel throughout the UK
You’ll need a passion for all things controls, PLCs and automation and if you have an interest in robots and cobots, then even better! The company is a small, growing and well-run specialist automation and controls integrator. They work with a range of household brands across the UK and they’re looking to grow their team via Samuel Frank yet again. The current team is full of controls enthusiasts who live and breath the tech!

The client is commutable from the following places – Leeds, Wakefield, Dewsbury, Pontefract, Goole, & Doncaster,

Please apply today for an immediate response.

Keywords – Automation Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, FMCG, West Yorkshire, PLC, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Fault Finding

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