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Automation Engineer

V-58069
£50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits package
GBP

The Role: Automation Engineer

My Client are looking for a Multi skilled Automation Engineer to be based on one of their clients sites in the Bristol area.

The Company

A subsidiary of a larger organisation based in the USA with over 30 years of experience designing and building custom automation equipment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Providing support, maintenance & improvement of a highly complex automation cell

    • Cell consists of 2 robots, 3 custom 6-axis gantries, 4 CNC controllers, 13 PLCs, 7 HMIs, Custom Software Application to Control the overall Cell and over 100 Servo Motors

  • Maintain highly complex mechanical systems within the machines

  • Fault Find on Electrical Cabinets to diagnose faults and undertake basic electrical work to install new components as required (limited to 3 phase 415VAC)

  • Be the face of the company whilst based on their clients site

The Right Person

The successful Automation Engineer must have previous experience performing the above duties as well as Controls/Software experience. The entire system runs on a control system, it is impossible to separate mechanical, electrical and controls as they are all intertwined, to this extent, you must have a working knowledge of how these sorts of systems work to allow diagnosis and problem resolution. (Specific tools that are used; Siemens TIA Portal, VBScript, Siemens 840d CNC Controllers, Kuka KRC4 Controllers, C#, .NET Software Development and MSSQL database backend). 

  • Experience providing ongoing support, maintenance, and improvement of a highly complex automation cell

  • Ability to Fault Find on Electrical Systems as well as being able to undertake basic electrical work.

  • Working knowledge of Composites within an Aerospace / Automation Environment

  • Previous experience in a customer facing position (working on site)

Interested? Here are your three options

1. “This is the job for me, I meet all the requirements” – Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Jon Webster on between 8.30am – 5.30pm

2. “I think I’m right for this position, but I’m not sure about some of the detail” – Click “apply now” so I can read your CV and come back to you.

3. “I’m interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me” – email jon@precisionsearch.uk with your CV and questions and I will reply with more detail.

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