Electrical / Controls / Automation Engineer - Manufacturing

Electrical / Controls / Automation Engineer - Manufacturing

Job Title: Electrical / Controls / Automation Engineer - Manufacturing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: 14253/001_1508160928
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 16, 2017 14:35

Job Description




We currently have a superb opportunity for an experienced Electrical/Controls/Automation Engineer to join the engineering team at a global manufacturing company in Kent.

The Electrical / Controls / Automation Engineer will be responsible for all process automation across site; safety systems, PLC & HMI interfaces, process optimization and capital projects.

Key tasks will include;

  • Replacement of obsolete controls across site to component level
  • PLC upgrades -Siemens S5 to Siemens S7
  • Design, installation, testing, commissioning of PLC/HMI/SCADA
  • Providing technical support for all aspects of automation

Key requirements:

  • Qualified Electrical/Control Systems/Automation Engineer (HNC/HND/Degree)
  • Detailed comprehension of automation and machine interface systems including Siemens S7, S5
  • Working knowledge of motion control systems deployed in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in design and installation of electrical control systems
  • You will be a technical engineer who can demonstrate excellent leadership and project management capabilities.

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.