|Job Title:||Automation Engineer|
|Salary:||£45000 - £55000 per annum|
|Contact Name:||Sharon McDonough|
|Job Published:||24 days ago|
Up to £55,000
Our client based in Ellesmere is currently looking to add an Automation Engineer to their very successful manufacturing team. As a key team member within the R&D function, you will be part of a multinational enterprise who can offer good progression, personal development, and job security.
This exciting opportunity is a hybrid role, offering the successful applicant an opportunity to join a forward thinking, innovation design and manufacturing organisation on a permanent basis.
Own and manage the creation of automation solutions to support the progression of New Product Development, from concept to implementation.
Own and manage resolution of product issues including obsolescence, with a drive to improve reliability, performance, and cost optimisation.
Create technical drawings in AutoCAD/Inventor and design specifications, for automation elements, including electrical and pneumatic schematics.
Co-ordinate the design cross functionally, as well as with external development partners and suppliers.
Lead prototyping, in-house testing, field testing and compliance testing
Ensure all design solutions are compliant with all relevant standards
Prepare and execute validation plans for design solutions
Prepare Engineering change documentation
Actively participate in R&D projects
Liaise and provide technical direction to other departments including Field Support Centre, Operations and Purchasing.
Must have previous experience in a 'Automation Engineer' position or similar
Ideally, have an Engineering Degree or relevant experience (will not discount candidate who has started their career as apprentice and progressed to Automation Engineer)
Will consider experienced candidates from any Automation manufacturing background
Experience in 2D CAD
Fully competent in schematic drawings from concept design and development through to completion
PLC Programming experience
Testing and verification/validation experience
Hybrid Working (work from home 1 to 2 days per week)
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Life assurance, subject to participating in the Company pension scheme
At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.
We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.
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