Electrical / Controls Engineer - Manufacturing

Electrical / Controls Engineer - Manufacturing

Job Title: Electrical / Controls Engineer - Manufacturing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Wales, Wales
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: LCE1212ECE_1544606668
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2018 09:24

Job Description




We currently have a superb opportunity for an experienced Electrical / Controls Engineer to join the team at an automotive company in North Wales.

The Engineering function is now looking to strengthen their skill set and are looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer with strong PLC/Control systems experience.

Key tasks;

  • Carry out effective fault finding, modification and occasional programming of industrial control systems in a fast moving, continuous process environment
  • Provide expertise in electrical systems across a range of PLC's, Robotics, Servo Drives and Electro-Pneumatic systems to improve reliability
  • Ensuring plant downtime is kept to a minimum to ensure the cost-effective running of the plant.
  • Lead Route Cause Analysis and improvement activities to prevent future issues
  • Assist Shift Engineers and provide training on automation issues
  • Ensure prompt and accurate communication of issues and resolution is provided

Key requirements:

  • Time served Electrical Engineer (/HNC/HND)
  • Experience of electrical maintenance in a continuous process manufacturing environment
  • PLC programming skills; Siemens S7 preferred
  • Strong knowledge of; Servo Drives, Control Systems, PLC's, Safety Circuits
  • Ability to work through problems through to conclusion
  • Pro-active approach to maintenance
  • Improvement mind-set
  • Dynamic

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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.