PLC Control Systems Engineer / Automation Engineer

PLC Control Systems Engineer / Automation Engineer

30,000 - 35,000 + Pension + Healthcare + Full Training + Excellent Career Prospects

This is a standard day role, Monday - Friday.

The Company - PLC Control Systems Engineer / Automation Engineer

My client is an instantly recognisable medical systems manufacturer, with an international reputation for quality and innovation. This global leader manufactures a wide range of innovative products throughout their core business divisions. This organisations success is based upon a commitment to world leading manufacturing facilities, outstanding product innovation, excellent customer care and the recruitment and development of good people.

The Role - PLC Control Systems Engineer / Automation Engineer

Following expansion at their highly-automated, fast-paced and modern manufacturing facility, they seek to recruit a PLC Control Systems Engineer. This role is critical to the success of this site. The successful applicant will be responsible for all PLC related issues at this state of the art modern manufacturing facility. Key duties will include the following:

Produce PLC operating code (mainly Siemens S7)
Manage the storage and change documentation of all PLC and drive software and programs
Provide technical support relating to PLC code for test engineers throughout the factory
Identify and implement improvements to machinery from a safety point of view
Identify opportunities for improvement to enable the reduction of downtime through quicker fault finding
Provide technical support relating to PLC code for field service engineers
To train other Engineers in PLC fault finding

Your Background - PLC Control Systems Engineer / Automation Engineer

To apply you should be able to demonstrate a background as a PLC Controls Engineer working in a manufacturing or service environment - medical, laboratory, food manufacturing, FMCG, pharmaceutical, plastics or automotive. Other key areas of expertise include the following:

High experience in PLC code writing and fault finding
Understanding of the pressures from a manufacturing plant
HNC / HND / Degree in Electrical / Electronics Engineering

You must also be a confident communicator and have good influencing skills and be determined to drive through continuous improvements.

The Benefits - PLC Control Systems Engineer / Automation Engineer

This is an excellent opportunity to join a world-class manufacturing organisation that values its employees, rewards innovation and actively promotes from within. As an experienced PLC Controls Engineer with the ambition to succeed in a dynamic manufacturing environment, you will be given full training on modern manufacturing techniques. This is an ideal opportunity to prosper in a fast paced environment and professional company that recognises talent and rewards achievement.

A starting salary of up to 35,000 is accompanied by a package which includes pension, healthcare and holidays.

For instant consideration email your CV to

This vacancy is being advertised by TRS Consulting (UK) Limited. The services advertised by TRS Consulting (UK) Limited are those of an employment agency and / or employment business.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Derby, Loughborough, Leicester, Mansfield, Chesterfield, Grantham, Lincoln, Nottingham

Salary : 35,000 + Benefits

Date Advertised : 20 Jan 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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